Browsing Department of Comparative Politics by Author "Østensen, Åse Gilje"
Østensen, Åse Gilje (The University of Bergen, 2005-09)Private companies provide security and military services to states, international organizations, international non-governmental organizations, and individuals. This thesis addresses the United Nation’s use of private ...Master thesis
Østensen, Åse Gilje (The University of Bergen, 2013-06-06)This thesis studies the political agency of private military and security companies (PMSCs) and, in particular, the legitimation of their authority. Four case studies provide four inroads into the manner in which these ...Doctoral thesis