Theses and Dissertations
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A NATION OFFSIDE: AN ANALYSIS OF THE DISPARITY AMONG EAST AND WEST GERMAN SOCCER TEAMS AND PLAYERS FOLLOWING UNIFICATION
(Monterey, CA; Naval Postgraduate School, 2018-09)
Support of a soccer club has become a cultural cornerstone for a significant portion of European society, yet a major portion of the German population has been denied this opportunity to root for a home team or even a local ...
Scotland’s potential independence defense implications for Britain, NATO, and the United States
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2018-03)
The significance of an independent Scotland would reach far beyond the borders of the United Kingdom (UK). Although the first Scottish independence referendum did not pass in September 2014, it raised some important questions ...
The inner cold war: state party control and East German society
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 2014-06)
The twentieth century suffered from deep ideological conflict linked to the epoch of total war and the divided character of the international political economy, punctuated by a struggle between Eastern and Western ideas, ...
The politics and policy of U.S. bases in Poland: a political-military analysis
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2012-12)
The present study treats Polish-American bilateral relations in the past and present, with special concern for contemporary themes of armaments. This work seizes upon the authors experience in the U.S. Embassy, Warsaw, as ...
Kosovo: the ethno-national dilemma and policy options for conflict resolution
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1998-12)
Fearful of large refugee flows, and the possible spillover of ethnic violence into other Balkan countries, the international community has become increasingly involved in trying to negotiate a peaceful settlement in the ...
National unification and transition in the German armed forces
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1993-06)
This study analyzes the factors that have contributed to the contemporary reshaping of the German armed forces. It describes the burdens of history prior to 1945, treaty and constitutional restraints on armed forces, the ...
The Baltic: a sea in transition
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1991-09)
The objective of this thesis is to analyze naval developments in the countries abutting the Baltic Sea. Major international security events have radically altered the political landscape surrounding the region. Fundamental ...
The rebirth of a world power? German unification and the future of European security
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 1990-12)
German unification has altered the fundamentals of European and Atlantic security. The present thesis analyzes the past, present, and future of German power, paying particular attention to the evolution of diplomacy and ...
Abenheim, Donald (8)
Branch Of Service
Lieutenant Commander, United States Navy (8)