Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
708004042016SOCIAL STRUCTURE OF TURKEY IICompulsory485
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This aims students to learn the sociological context underlying the transformations of Turkey from Ottoman Empire to this day. In addition to that, this course also aims to scuritinize the the political, economic and cultural dimensions of these transformations.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Ahmet Talimciler
Learning Outcomes
1To recognize the effects of late term developments in Ottoman Empire to the Rebuplican era.
2To learn the sociological context of developments of Turkey ina historical manner.
3To scuritinize the developments of Turkey in a sociological perspective
4To get the ability to disscuss the relations and the causes of some problems occurred between several instutuions of Turkey
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Kemalist era, National Chief era, Democrat Party era (1950-1960), Military Coups (May 27th-March 12th-September 12th-February 28th 1997, April 28th 2007).
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Kemalist Era
2Intellectual, economical and political foundations of the Republican Regime
3Kadro Movement, the era of National Chief (İsmet İnönü), the years of war
4Democrat Party(1950-1960) era
527th May1960 and its consequences
6The reflections of 1968 to Turkey, Yön Movement
712th March 1971 Memorandum
8Mid term exam
9The Coalitions of Nationalist Front, Terror and Economically depressed times (1974-1980)
1012th September 1980 Coup and its effectcs
11The years with Turgut Özal; Religion, secularism and İslamism
1228th February 1997 and its effects
13European Union – Turkey relations
1428th April 2007 and aftermath
15General Discussion
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1) Bir Kimlik Peşinde Türkiye-Faroz Ahmad, Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları 2) Kısa Türkiye Tarihi-Sina Akşin, İş Bankası Yayınları 3) Modern Türkiye’nin Doğuşu-Bernard Lewis, Arkadaş Yayınları 4) Çağdaş Türkiye Tarihi Cilt 4-5- Yay.Yön. Sina Akşin, Cem Yayınları 5) Osmanlı’dan Cumhuriyet’e Zihniyet, Siyaset ve Tarih-Şükrü Hanioğlu, Bağlam Yayınları 6) Türkiye’de Devlet ve Sınıflar-Çağlar Keyder, İletişim Yayınları 7) Türkiye’yi Anlamak-Etyen Mahçupyan, İletişim Yayınları 8) Türkiye Toplumunun Bunalımı-Ahmet İnsel, Birikim Yayınları 9) Türkiye’de Din ve Siyaset-Şerif Mardin, İletişim Yayınları Demokrat Parti’den 12 Eylül’e- Bülent Rusçuklu, Alfa Yayınları
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Project Preparation11414
Project Presentation122
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11212
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
Reading14570
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO1    4  3 22 3
LO2    5  3    4
LO34   4  2 33 4
LO4    5    35 5
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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