Dissertations

Dissertations by researchers at the Department. For all publications please see the online catalog DiVA.

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Hatz, Sophia

    Coercion and its Effects: Evidence from the Israel-Palestine Conflict

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Deglow, Annekatrin

    Forces of Destruction and Construction: Local Conflict Dynamics, Institutional Trust and Postwar Crime

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Elfversson, Emma

    Central Politics and Local Peacemaking: The Conditions for Peace after Communal Conflict

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Salverda, Nynke

    Complex Conflicts: Causes and Consequences of Multiparty Civil Wars

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Lindberg Bromley, Sara

    Keeping Peace while Under Fire: The Causes, Characteristics and Consequences of Violence against Peacekeepers

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Karlén, Niklas

    Sponsors of War: State Support for Rebel Groups in Civil Conflicts

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Krampe, Florian

    Building Sustainable Peace: Understanding the Linkages between Social, Political, and Ecological Processes in Post-War Countries

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Käihkö, Ilmari

    Bush Generals and Small Boy Battalions: Military Cohesion in Liberia and Beyond

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    von Uexkull, Nina

    Climate, Conflict and Coping Capacity: The Impact of Climate Variability on Organized Violence

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Walch, Colin

    Conflict in the Eye of the Storm: Micro-dynamics of Natural Disasters, Cooperation and Armed Conflict

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Lindgren, Mathilda

    Peacemaking Up Close: Explaining Mediator Styles of International Mediators

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Karlborg, Lisa

    Enforcing Legitimacy: Perspectives on the Relationship between Intervening Armed Forces and the Local Population in Afghanistan

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Muvumba Sellström, Angela

    Stronger than Justice: Armed Group Impunity for Sexual Violence

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Sundberg, Ralph

    Values and Attitudes across Peace Operations: Change and Stability in the Political Psychology of Swedish ISAF Soldiers

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Strandow, Daniel

    Fighting for Aid: Foreign Funding and Civil Conflict Intensity

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Brosché, Johan

    Masters of War: The Role of Elites in Sudan’s Communal Conflicts

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Hall, Jonathan

    Migration and Perceptions of War: Simultaneous Surveys in Countries of Origin and Settlement

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Sollenberg, Margareta

    A Scramble for Rents: Foreign Aid and Armed Conflict

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Kreutz, Joakim

    Dismantling the Conflict Trap: Essays on Civil War Resolution and Relapse

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Engberg, Katarina

    The EU´s Collective Use of Force: Exploring the Factors behind its First Military Operations

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Lilja, Jannie

    Disaggregating Dissent: The Challenges of Intra-Party Consolidation in Civil War and Peace Negotiations

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Eck, Kristine

    Raising Rebels: Participation and Recruitment in Civil War

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Sjöstedt, Roxanna

    Talking Threats: The Social Construction of National Security in Russia and the United States

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Forsberg, Erika

    Neighbors at Risk: A Quantitative Study of Civil War Contagion

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Valenzuela Grueso, Pedro Enrique

    Neutrality in Internal Armed Conflicts: Experiences at the Grassroots Level in Colombia

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Fjelde, Hanne

    Sins of Omission and Commission: The Quality of Government and Civil Conflict

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Nilsson, R. Anders

    Dangerous Liaisons: Why Ex-Combatants Return to Violence. Cases from the Republic of Congo and Sierra Leone

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Brounéus, Karen

    Rethinking Reconciliation: Concepts, Methods, and an Empirical Study of Truth Telling and Psychological Health in Rwanda

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Hultman, Lisa

    Targeting the Unarmed: Strategic Rebel Violence in Civil War

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Kostic, Roland

    Ambivalent Peace: External Peacebuilding, Threatened Identity and Reconciliation in Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Olsson, Louise

    Equal Peace: United Nations Peace Operations and the Power-Relations between men and women in Timor-Leste

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Söderberg Kovacs, Mimmi

    From Rebellion to Politics: The Transformation of Rebel Groups to Political Parties in Civil War Peace Processes

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Svensson, Isak

    Elusive Peacemakers: A Bargaining Perspective on Mediation in Internal Armed Conflicts

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Nilsson, Desirée

    In the Shadow of Settlement: Multiple Rebel Groups and Precarious Peace

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    International Relations Theory and the Problem of Internal Order after the Cold War

    Angstrom, Jan

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Lindgren, Göran

    Studies in conflict economics and economic growth

    Open access
  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Blondel, Ylva Isabelle

    The Power of Symbolic Power: An Application of O'Neill's Game of Honour to Asymmetric Internal Conflict

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Höglund, Kristine

    Violence in the Midst of Peace Negotiations: Cases from Guatemala, Northern Ireland, South Africa and Sri Lanka

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Lindgren, Karin

    Vad styr ledaren?: Om beslutsfattare och policyförändring i säkerhetspolitiska kriser

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Cornell, Svante E.

    Autonomy and Conflict: Ethnoterritoriality and Separatism in the South Caucasus - Cases in Georgia

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

    Swanström, Niklas

    Regional cooperation and conflict management: Lessons from the Pacific Rim

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Öberg, Magnus

    The Onset of Ethnic War as a Bargaining Process: Testing a Signaling Model

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Jarstad, Anna

    Changing the Game: Consociational Theory and Ethnic Quotas in Cyprus and New Zealand

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Fox, Mary-Jane

    Political Culture in Somalia: Tracing Paths to Peace and Conflict

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Melander, Erik

    Anarchy within: The security dilemma between ethnic groups in emerging anarchy

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Ikegami-Andersson, Masako

    Military technology and US-Japan security relations: A study of three cases of military R&D collaboration, 1983-1998

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Holmberg, Björn

    Passing the open windows: A quantitative and qualitative approach to immediate military balance and escalation of protracted conflicts

  • Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary

    Ohlson, Thomas

    Power politics and peace policies: Intra-state conflict resolution in southern Africa

  • Doctoral thesis, monograph

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    De norska och svenska utrikesledningarnas säkerhetspolitiska föreställningar 1945-1948 Noreen, Erik