Uluslararası İlişkiler (İngilizce, Uzaktan Öğretim, Lisans Programı)

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BİRİNCİ YIL

I. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Introduction to Social Sciences 2 0 0 5 7
Z Political History I 2 0 0 5 7
Z Introduction to Law 3 0 0 5 7
Z Principles of Economics I 3 0 0 5 7
S History of Civilizations 2 0 0 4 5
S Constitutional Law 2 0 0 4 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 24  (BİR SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 33

II. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Research Methods in Social Sciences 2 0 0 5 7
Z Political History II 2 0 0 5 7
Z Introduction to Political Science 3 0 0 5 7
Z Principles of Economics II 3 0 0 5 7
S Political Sociology 2 0 0 4 5
S Theory of Democracy 2 0 0 4 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 24  (BİR SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 33

İKİNCİ YIL

III. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Introduction to International Relations I 4 0 0 4 6
Z Diplomatic History I 4 0 0 4 6
Z History of Political Thought 3 0 0 3 5
S Comparative Political Systems 2 0 0 3 5
S International Economics 3 0 0 3 5
S State Theories 3 0 0 3 5
S International Management 3 0 0 3 5
S Diplomatic Correspondance 3 0 0 3 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

IV. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Introduction to International Relations II 4 0 0 4 6
Z Diplomatic History II 4 0 0 4 6
Z Modern Political Thought 3 0 0 3 5
S Public Administration 2 0 0 3 5
S Globalization and Politics 3 0 0 3 5
S Political Philosophy 3 0 0 3 5
S Global Development 3 0 0 3 5
S Local Politics 3 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

ÜÇÜNCÜ YIL

V. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Theories of International Relations 4 0 0 4 6
Z Foreign Policy Analysis 4 0 0 4 6
Z International Law I 3 0 0 3 5
S International Organizations 3 0 0 3 5
S International Migration 4 0 0 3 5
S Minorities and Minority Rights 4 0 0 3 5
S Central and East European Politics 4 0 0 3 5
S History of the Balkans 4 0 0 3 5
S Social Change and Cities 3 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

VI. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z New Approaches in International Relations 4 0 0 4 6
Z Comparative Foreign Policy Analysis 4 0 0 4 6
Z International Law II 3 0 0 3 5
S International Security 3 0 0 3 5
S American Foreign Policy 4 0 0 3 5
S Political Geography 4 0 0 3 5
S Society and Politics in the Balkans 4 0 0 3 5
S Human Rights 4 0 0 3 5
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

DÖRDÜNCÜ YIL

VII. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z History of European Integration 4 0 0 4 6
Z International Trade and FİNANCE 4 0 0 4 6
Z International Conflict Resolution 4 0 0 3 5
S Social and Political Movements 3 0 0 3 5
S Society and Politics in the Middle East 3 0 0 3 5
S Society and Politics in Africa 3 0 0 3 5
S Gender and Politics 3 0 0 3 5
S Russian Foreign Policy
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

VIII. YARIYIL

Kodu S/Z Dersin Adı T U L Kredi AKTS
Z Politics in the EU 4 0 0 4 6
Z Current Issues in International Politics 4 0 0 4 6
Z Regional Conflicts 4 0 0 3 5
S Nationalism and Ethnic Conflicts 3 0 0 3 5
S Society and Politics in Euroasia 3 0 0 3 5
S Society and Politics in Latin America 3 0 0 3 5
S Environmental Issues 3 0 0 3 5
S Peace Research
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken kredi: 20 (ÜÇ SEÇMELİ DERS SEÇİLECEKTİR)
  • Bu dönemde alınması gereken AKTS kredisi: 32

Ders İçerikleri

Introduction to Social Sciences 2-0-5-7

This course aims at giving a general overview of social sciences including history and methodology. Explanation of the main schools in sociology, mainly Durkheim, Weber and Marx. An overview of group, stratification, institutions and structure in general.
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Political History I 2-0-5-7

The course deals with the political history of the world. The main political, economic and social changes in the history and their consequences are discussed.

Introduction to Law 3-0-5-7

A basic introduction to the study of law namely the Nature of Law, Legal Systems, The Development of Law, The Structure and Work of the Courts, The Concepts of Legal Personality and Capacity and an Outline of the European Union, its Laws and Institutions, Company Law and Tort.
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Principles of Economics I 3-0-5-7

Topics covered are: the economic problems, supply and demand, elasticity, marginal analysis of consumers and firms’ behaviour, the theory of profit maximization, analysis of markets, pricing in competitive and non – competitive markets.
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History of Civilizations 2-0-4-5

The course covers the main developments of the mankind from the coming of the man 2.5 million years ago to the present time. The main focus is on the big turning points of the culture such as the Neolithic Revolution (10000 years ago), the rise of the civilizations (5500 years ago), the Renaissance (1350 – 1520) and the coming of Modernity.
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Constitutional Law 2-0-4-5

In this course, general principles of constitutionalism and stages of constitutional development in the world will be examined with its historical and contemporary examples.

Research Methods in Social Sciences 2-0-5-7

Its main aim is to give the students an idea how to work on a research, how to write an essay. For a university student, writing essays or making research are a must, but at the same time for most of the students a difficult challenge. This course is aimed at making this challenge easier and explain the importance of the methodology of such work and practice and experience of doing research. It will deal with how to begin a research, to choose a topic, to find the datas and analyse them, to create a working plan and to write it in an appropriate way.
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Political History II 2-0-5-7

The course deals with the world history of the twentieth century. The main trends of the last hundred years are discussed during the course, such as the coming of the mass culture, the fast change of the world, globalization and global problems. The biggest events are also discussed, e.g. the First and the Second World War and the ‘Cold War’.
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Introduction to Political Science 3-0-5-7

What is politics, Political Science, Nations and State, Political Ideologies, Political Culture, The People and the State, Politics and the Media.
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Principles of Economics II 3-0-5-7

Elementary Macroeconomics. Determination of National Income, The Role of Government, The Banking System. Problems of Inflation, Unemployment and Growth.
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Political Sociology 2-0-4-5

This course introduces the students to the sociological study of politics. It aims to give both conceptual and analytical frameworks of political sociology. The link between social structures and political institutions, effects of social phenomenon on political issues, basic concepts of political sociology such as power, state, democracy are the themes of this course.

Theory of Democracy 2-0-4-5

This course offers the knowledge of various schools of democratic theory. It aims to focus on contemporary debates on democratic theory and models of democracy such as deliberative democracy, radical democracy i.e. Critics of liberal democracy, political participation, political agent, public sphere, models of pluralism are the main topics of the course.
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Introduction to International Relations I 4-0-4-6

The course introduces key conceptual issues in international relations and analyses contemporary global problems such as security, international organizations, resources, peace and of war. The main aim of the course is to encourage students for critical thinking and analysis of the world events.
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Diplomatic History I 4-0-4-6

The objective of the course is to provide the student with necessary background of the diplomatic practice since the medieval Age till the Second World War. During the course, special attention is given to the evolution of “nation state” in Europe and the emergence of diplomatic concepts and tools as expedient ways for conducting international relations.
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History of Political Thought 3-0-3-5

The aim of this course is to endow the student with the fundamental knowledge of political theory. The content of course comprises the political theories of the great thinkers ranging from the period of Ancient Greece to the contemporaries.
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Comparative Political Systems 2-0-3-5

The Institutions of Government, Elections and Electoral Systems, Political Parties, Interest Groups, Presidential and Parliamentary Systems, Political Leadership, Bureaucracy and Administration, Revolution, International Relations, Environmental Politics, Politics and Religion: The rise of religion, and Nationalism.
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International Economics 3-0-3-5

This course deals with many different aspects of the International Political Economy. The subject of IPE is concerned with the interconnectedness of various areas such as economics, politics, history, sociology, etc. In the first part of this course, we will introduce the fundamental paradigms of IPE by looking at the three different theoretical perspectives: mercantilism, liberalism, and structuralism. In the second part of the course, we will analyze structural connections of IPE, leading to sections that explore international TRADE, international finance, international institutions and global problems.
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State Theories 3-0-3-5

This course explores different notions of the state from the theoretical perspective. It examines in particular how the relationship between the state and civil society is envisaged. Within this framework, it focuses on various ACCOUNT of states in terms of modern and contemporary ideologies such as classic liberalism, modern liberalism, classic Marxism, neo-Marxism, post-Marxism, Feminism and Environmentalism.
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International Management 3-0-3-5

In this course management theories and practices are discussed from an international perspective.
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Diplomatic Correspondance 3-0-3-5

This course provides a general background on the evolution, methods and the context of diplomacy, explains the work of diplomats: looks at the forms of diplomatic correspondence; placing special attention to writing texts on topical subjects using diplomatic language; studying of various diplomatic correspondence.
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Introduction to International Relations II 4-0-4-6

The course introduces key conceptual issues in international relations it analyses contemporary global problems such as security, international organizations, resources, peace and of war. The main aim of the course is to encourage students for critical thinking and analysis of the world events.

Diplomatic History II 4-0-4-6

The objective of the course is to provide the student with necessary background of the diplomatic practice since the medieval Age till the Second World War. During the course, special attention is given to the evolution of “nation state” in Europe and the emergence of diplomatic concepts and tools as expedient ways for conducting international relations.
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Modern Political Thought 3-0-3-5

Political Theory from the ancient Greeks to the 20th Century: Athens and Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Rousseau, Burke, Bentham, Mill; Marx, Liberalism, Conservatism, Socialism.
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Public Administration 2-0-3-5

This cours aims at providing an overview at theories and issues about public administration. Administration, organization theory, leadership, decision-making and budgeting are discussed as the main topics.
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Globalization and Politics 3-0-3-5

Globalization is a rising phenomenon since the second half of 20th century. In this course existing definitions of globalization are examined and the multiple impacts and consequences of globalization in different areas such as economy, environment, citizenship, identity, nation-states, language and world politics are discussed. It is also aimed at to discuss anti-globalization movements and their possible impacts on the route of globalization process.
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Political Philosophy 3-0-3-5

This course aims at providing an overview of main questions of political philosophy and main political thinkers from Socrates to Marx.
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Global Development 3-0-3-5

The main themes of this course are development, wealth, poverty,distribution of income, technology İNVESTMENT etc. In this course, the trends in changing wealth process and economic weight of developed and developing countries in the world economy are discussed.
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Local Politics 3-0-3-5

Local politics is a topic which is growingly taking special attention of people and academic circles. The politics we do engage in our neighbours, towns and cities is a real-life politics. This course aims at providing a theoretical and conceptual framework to understand and analyze local politics.
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Theories of International Relations 4-0-4-6

The course aims at providing an overview of how International Relations as a discipline discusses and understands the international system. In part the course will give a brief historical ACCOUNT of theoretical development within International Relations and develops an understanding of the nature of social science theory from a non – positivist understanding. In the second part we are going to discuss six theoretical approaches. In the third part we are going to read original sources of some of the theories discussed in the second part.
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Foreign Policy Analysis 4-0-4-6
Theory-Practice-Local Credit: :
This course focuses on the ways and methods of thinking critically about foreign policy analysis. With the help of historical as well as current examples from world affairs, the course analyse various theoretical approaches to foreign policy – making. Thus this course will enable students to assess the multidimensional issues that foreign policy makers face and solve. During the course sessions the students are expected to analyse the multiple reasons that affect the inter–state and international relations through the theoretical and practical knowledge that are presented to them. Levels of analysis such as individuals’ decision – makers, decision–making within the teams, the interdependence between the domestic policies and foreign policies will be main topics of this course.
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International Law I 3-0-3-5

An introduction to the study of Public Law of Treaties, the concept of personality and statehood, Recognition of states and governments, the relationship between International Law and Municipal Law, Jurisdiction over persons, and Acquisition of Sovereignty over Territory, Airspace and Aircraft are the main themes of this course.
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International Organizations 3-0-3-5

The aim of this course is to inform the students about the functions and roles of international organizations in contemporary international relations. In this course, international system and theories of international relations are also discussed.
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International Migration 4-0-3-5

International migration emerged as one of the most crucial national and international issues in the last two decades. This course focuses on the reasons and processes of international migration and its political, cultural and economic consequences.
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Minorities and Minority Rights 4-0-3-5

Along with human rights, the subject of minority rights has become, in the contemporary world, an important issue in international relations as well as in international law. Minority rights are considered to be a valid international concern outside the realm of national jurisdiction of states. Proceeding from these facts, the concept and definition of minorities, minority rights in international law, the regulations and applications regarding minorities and minority problems in various countries will be studied.
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Central and East European Politics 4-0-3-5

As a result of the collapse of Eastern Block, many states in Central and Eastern Europe came into the stage of world politics. In this course, these countries will be examined in the themes of democratization, economic transition, cultural change, ethnicity and nationalism, foreign policy and EU membership from a comparative perspective.
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History of the Balkans 4-0-3-5

This course aims to examine political history of Balkans throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. In the first part of the course, erosion of Ottoman control over the Western Provinces and the emergence of new nation – states in Serbia, Rumania, Bulgaria and Albania will be analyzed. Within this context, influences of foreign powers like Russia (Pan – Slavism) and Austria – Hungary (Bosnia/Croatia) will be evaluated. The second part of this course deals with the role of Balkans in the upcoming of the First World War, and its aftermath in the region (Dissolution of Austria – Hungary/Foundation of Yugoslavia etc.). The third part will examine Balkans during the Second World War and in the following Cold War era. Finally, post – Cold War conflicts in Balkans, particularly in the former Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, will be described.
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Social Change and Cities 4-0-3-5

This course aims to define the phenomenon of social change and its relation to cities.  It provides both of the theoretical knowledge of social change referring to Weber, Marx and Durkheim, and the analysis of major role of cities in social change process. The urbanization process, the transformation of social institutions and structures, the difference between modern and postmodern cities, emergence of global cities are the main topics of the course.
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New Approaches in International Relations 4-0-4-6

This course aims at teaching the students new approaches and trends in the theory of international relations and discusses them on existing problematic cases.
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Comparative Foreign Policy Analysis 4-0-4-6

In this course, existing debates in foreign policy in international relations will be discussed from a broad theoretical and conceptual framework with a comparative perspective.
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International Law II 3-0-3-5

This course examines some aspects of Public International Law nameley the Immunities of State and Individuals, the Law of the Sea, the Peaceful Settlement of Disputes, the use of Armed Force in International Relations, State Responsibility and an outline of Human Rights Law.
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International Security 3-0-3-5

In this course, the current structure of the world politics is discussed. Before discussing the current structure, we will focus historical and theoretical debates on international politics. Moreover, we will study on nation state, national interest, national security and foreign policy concepts comparatively with alternative concepts: transnationalism, international security and economic cooperation etc.
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American Foreign Policy 4-0-3-5

The United States as one of the super powers during longer than one century is has played a crucial role in framing and manipulating world politics. This course aims to study the policies the US pursued in world politics from the founding to the present.
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Political Geography 4-0-3-5

Place is a key concept determining national and international politics. Border, territory, geographical characteristics create and shape politics and politics likewise create border and territory. This course focuses on the interaction between politics and place from a historical and conceptual framework.
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Society and Politics in the Balkans 4-0-3-5

The aim of this course is to study political and cultural history of Balkan countries from a historical perspective on the one hand, and also to analyze the changes after the collapse of Eastern Bloc and its consequences in the regions’ states such as democratization, ethnicity, population mobilitiy, political movements, foreign policy from a comparative perspective.
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Human Rights 4-0-3-5

The subject of human rights has become, in the contemporary world, one of the most important factors in international relations. Proceeding from this fact, the historical development of human rights as well as the international human rights law to the present day will be studied. Within this context, mechanisms and their functions that were developed especially within the body of the United Nations, Council of Europe, European Union and Organization of Security and Cooperation in Europe will be dwelt upon.
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History of European Integration 4-0-4-6

The main aim of the course is to explore the European Union and its members and try to understand the roots from which they evolved, the reasons why they came together, how it works with its different institutions, what are the relations among them, how the formation procedure of the policies is and what is the importance of different actors.
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International Trade and FİNANCE 4-0-4-6

Key concepts of international trade and FİNANCE such as risk, risk management, negotiating, bonds, guarantees, methods of payment,FİNANCE alternatives, insurance will be studied and the students will be equipped with necessary information about financing and managing cross-border transaction.
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International Conflict Resolution 4-0-3-5

This course is an introduction to conflict resolution topic. It deals with an analysis of contemporary conflicts. It explores the conflict resolution theories; and explores the steps that can be taken to prevent, manage, and resolve ethnic conflicts.
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Social and Political Movements 3-0-3-5

In this course, significant social and political movements and upheavals in the world political history, their leaders, effects and their interrelation with other movements will be discussed.
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Society and Politics in the Middle East 3-0-3-5

The Middle East has always been one of the most problematic regions of the world from the past to the present day. Bearing this in mind, in this course effort will be made to identify the problems of the region, both internal as well as the external factors that played a role in the creation of these problems.
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Society and Politics in Africa 3-0-3-5

This course aims at providing a general knowledge about social and political history of Africa; colonization process, struggle for independence, ethnic conflict, democratization, starvation, underdevelopment, population etc. This course also aims to deeply analyse selected case countries in the continent.
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Gender and Politics 3-0-3-5

This course is concerned with main topics of gender and politics: history of feminism, women in public area, women and politics, women and representation, women and political parties, women and state. These topics will be discussed from a comparative perspective with a theoretical and conceptual framework.
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Russian Foreign Policy

This course aims at providing a general information about the history of Russian foreign policy before and during Cold War period, and then focus on continuity and change in Russian foreign policy after the Cold War it pursued towards the big actors of international politics such as US, European Union and China and also other regions and countries such as Middle East and Afghanistan.
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Politics in the EU 4-0-4-6

This course is designed to provide knowledge about the major features of European institutions, integrations, policy making and major policies. The course assesses the structure, workings, and major domains of political policy activity of the European Union.
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Current Issues in International Politics 4-0-4-6

Borders, migration, environment, war, peace, dependence and interdependence, global govermentability, regionalism, terrorism, human rights, humanitarian intervention, poverty, development, micro nationalism, security, … These topics are the main themes of this cours which will be broadly and deeply will be analysed and discussed.
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Regional Conflicts 4-0-3-5

The objective of this course is to provide an analytical and conceptual framework for regional conflicts. The sources and consequences of conflicts, conduct of developed countries towards regional conflicts, the role of great powers and other aspects of the issue will be discussed in selected cases from Africa,  the Balkans, Caucasia etc.
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Nationalism and Ethnic Conflicts 3-0-3-5
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Nationalism became one of the foremost ideologies that deeply affected the 19th and 20th Centuries. The most important speciality of nationalism was the display of different political functions in different geographical areas. In this lesson we shall look into the historical development and the political functions  of nationalism in Western Europe, Eastern Europe and the Balkans, as well as in the Developing Countries. An analysis will be made of ethnic conflicts that were the product of nationalism in various areas.
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Society and Politics in Euroasia 3-0-3-5

The course is concerned with historical and cultural background of the region. The current political issues: Nationalist and religious movements are also discussed while focusing on foreign affairs of the newly independent states of the region (Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, etc.). The foreign policy orientations of the regional and global powers over Central Asia and Caucasus are also discussed.
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Society and Politics in Latin America 3-0-3-5

Latin America has been one of the areas which had suffered from colonization, poverty, military regimes and political uprisings for centuries. In 21st century, the Latin American countries are drawing attention with their democratization process, growing economy and integration to the international capitalist system and globalization. However, it is also possible to observe anti-globalization movements, a tendency to technocratic democratic models and new demands alternative to neo-liberal policy. Those conflicting and controversial tendencies and developments are the main themes to be discussed in the course.
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Environmental Issues 3-0-3-5

Environmental problems are considered highly important and critical issues in international politics. This course studies the issues of primary importance between human and environment such as pollution, climate change, and usage of natural resources. In this course, it is also intended to touch on more complex aspects of environmental issues like biodiversity, sustainable development and urbanisation.
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Peace Research

Peace-making and peace-keeping have been one of most popular themes of international politics for two decades. In this course, key issues in peace research such as conflict prevention, peace-building, causes of war, conflict diplomacy, non-violent sanctions, peace agreements, ending armed conflict are examined and cases of peace building endeavours  are discussed.
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