Res Militaris

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La qualification juridique de la guerre contre Boko Haram au Cameroun

Nji Akonumbo Atangcho & Thomas Ojong La qualification juridique de la guerre contre Boko Haram au Cameroun.pdf Description Abstract The issue of the legal categorization of the war against Boko Haram in Cameroon brings to the fore the difficulties involved in classifying this kind of armed conflict situations. On the one hand, the difficulties partially…

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Status-Based Stereotyping Effects on Military Team Performance

Lissa V. Young & Elizabeth L. Wetzler Status-Based Stereotyping Effects on Military Team Performance.pdf Description Abstract This article examines the ways in which stereotyping impacts team performance in an international military skills competition. It probes different sources of stereotyping (gender, race, and cadet class) and their impact within and across US Army cadet teams in…

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The Halo Effect : How Status Influences Moral Judgments in the Moral Community of the US Army

Jessica Dawson The Halo Effect : How Status Influences Moral Judgments in the Moral Community of the US Army.pdf Description Abstract The question of whether high-status individuals get away with immoral behaviour remains a pressing question for academics and non-academics alike. This article combines insights from moral psychology and theories of status and deviance to…

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Gendarmerie et militarité : une approche sociologique

François Dieu Gendarmerie et militarité : une approche sociologique.pdf Description Abstract This article offers a sociological approach to the issue of the asserted military character of the French gendarmerie. It sees it as an ideological construct whose objective basis is becoming less and less significant. Such “militariness” presents a degree of fragility and inconsistency on…

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Canadian Armed Forces’ Military Culture Shift : Gender Inclusivity Exploratory Research

Daniel Coutts Canadian Armed Forces’ Military Culture Shift : Gender Inclusivity Exploratory Research.pdf Description Abstract Framed in the context of Operation HONOUR, the Canadian Armed Forces’ effort to eradicate inappropriate sexual behaviors, this interdisciplinary action research project explored culture shift during a workplace change initiative with a participant and a control organization within the Royal…

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Les initiatives de désarmement, démobilisation et réintégration (DDR) dans les crises du Sahel occidental et central

Gildas Lemarchand Les initiatives de désarmement, démobilisation et réintégration (DDR) dans les crises du Sahel occidental et central.pdf Description Abstract This article offers a pragmatic analysis of the opportunities generated by Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) programmes in the (at best difficult) resolution of the Sahelian crisis, from Mali to the Lake Chad region. It…

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Interrelationship of Daily Uplifts, Daily Hassles, Coping Strategies and Stress Reactions over Time among Norwegian Military Veterans

Dag Tommy Tomteberget & Gerry Larsson Res Militaris_Art. Tomteberget & Larsson_Interrelationship of Daily Uplifts, Daily Hassles, Coping Strategies and Stress Reactions over Time among Norwegian Military Veterans.pdf Description Abstract  The aim of this research was to gain deeper understanding of how military personnel with a record of participation in international operations experience the interaction between…

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La Convention de Mantego Bay à l’épreuve du différend frontalier entre Gabon et Guinée Équatoriale

Steeve Nzegho Dieko Description Résumé  Les questions que soulève l’application de la Convention de Montego Bay sur le droit de la mer (1982) sont abondantes et complexes. Cette Convention a uniformisé et clarifié les normes juridiques internationales en matière maritime, notamment pour ce qui concerne la gouvernance transfrontalière. Mais elle a aussi ouvert la possibilité…

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A Diverse Young Man’s Pursuit of the American Dream : From West Point Cadet to Army Officer and Professor

Remi M. Hajjar Description Abstract    This auto-ethnography tells the story of how a culturally diverse working-class boy paved a path towards the American Dream through the US Military Academy at West Point, serving as a career Army officer and becoming a sociology professor. This reflection explains how the author’s interactions within different structures and…

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Un Master unique en France

Sandra Joffroy Description Résumé Cet article détaille les origines, évolutions et perspectives d’avenir d’un Master “défense & sécurité” unique en France, créé en 2011 à l’Université de Toulouse-III. Il en précise les finalités, les moyens et la portée, ainsi que les modalités de son insertion au sein de cette université et du système universitaire national.…

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