• Transnational dimensions of civil conflict severity 

      Nedrebo, Oystein (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In an otherwise broad literature on civil conflict little attention has so far been paid to actual conflict violence and variation in severity. Existing work is also hampered by a reliance on a ‘closed ...
    • South Africa’s intervention in Angola: Before Cuito Cuanavale and thereafter 

      Labuschagne, Bernice (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Since South Africa’s military intervention in the Angolan conflict twenty years ago, many scholars have written various conflicting accounts on the subject. Why did South Africa become involved in the ...
    • Prospects of an effective African peacekeeping capability : from rhetoric to reality 

      Crichton, Andrew Trevor Mark (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This thesis examines the prospects of an effective African peacekeeping capability in light of the developing peace and security architecture of the relatively new continental body, the African Union ...
    • The political economy of labour market flexibility in South Africa 

      Mathekga, Mmanoko Jerry (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The impact of globalisation can be found in every aspect of human life. Globalisation has also brought about changes in the world of work, such as the call for labour market flexibility, which has ...
    • The New War in Darfur : ethnic mobilization within the disintegrating state 

      Coetzee, Wouter Hugo (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2009-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In the context of the present conflict in Darfur, and in the years preceding it, the distinction between so-called African and Arab tribes has come to the forefront, and the tribal identity of individuals ...