International Relations Theses
Our research is focused around three broad themes: conflict, peace and security; the evolving character of global and supra-national institutions; and the interpenetration of civil societies and international relations. In addition we have major strengths in area studies which help to ground our research into these broad thematic areas. Some of this activity is carried out under the umbrella of our various research centres, some within other collaborative contexts both within and outside the university, and some by individual researchers.
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(University of St Andrews, 2019-06-25) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2018-10-19) - ThesisThis thesis explores the political use of branding in international relations by focusing on the branding exercises of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the State of Qatar over the last two decades. In most of the existing ...
(University of St Andrews, 2017-04-04) - Thesis
Indiscriminate violence against civilians : an inquiry into the nature and the effects of group-selective violence (2018-06-26) - ThesisIndiscriminate violence against civilians is a recurrent problem in armed conflicts of all sorts. However, from a social science perspective this type of violence poses a puzzle. The literature on government and non-government ...
(University of St Andrews, 2016-03-02) - Thesis