Theses and Dissertations
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European Union : US Hegemonic Competitor
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2001-12)
Since World War II, Europe has evolved from the Westphalian international system into a consociational, supranational state system opting to trade sovereignty for collective economic, political and military security. ...
Russia's place in Central Asia
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2001-06)
This thesis assesses the need for U.S.-Russian cooperation in Central Asia to create a stronger, more reliable long-term stability in the region. Current United States policy toward Russia in Central Asia is tailored to ...
Challenges to democracy in Latin America : the case of Venezuela under Hugo Chavez
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 2001-03)
This thesis examines the actions of democratically elected leaders perceived to create threats to democracy. These leaders are often political outsiders who come to power after established politicians and the "traditional" ...