Assistant Course Description Course Objectives Learning Outcomes
THE TURKISH REVOLUTION II - HIST. 302 (1)
Class Meeting Location CAS B24
Class Meeting Times
MN A1,MN A2,TH A1,TH A2,TU A1,TU A2,WE A1,WE A2
Number of Credits
ACWR. 101 or consent of the instructor
The institution of the Republic and a study of historical conditions and events following Atatürk's reforms. Covers the period from the
beginning of the Turkish Republic to the 1980s.
Students will be taught the important turning points in the history of Turkish Republic.
Students will be taught a long period of history starting from the early Republican times up until today.
Students will be taught, the major transformations in Turkish political and social life with references to the international context.
On the completion of this courser the students will be able to:
* analyze historical facts in Turkish Republican history.
* bring about arguments by using historical data about Turkish history.
*to give a meaning and be able to discuss political, social, economic and international issues that Turkey faces or faced.
Teaching Method: Lecturing, class discussions and student presentations.
18/06/2013 Reforms, Economy and Foreign Policy during the Single Party Era
24/06/2013 Turkey and the World in Transition
25/06/2013 Era of Democrat Party 1950-1960
27/06/2013 27 May Coup, 1961 Constitution
08/07/2013 Turkish Politics after 1960 Military Coup. Problems of Pluralism and Democracy
09/07/2013 Turkish Economy during 1960-80: Import Substituting Industrialization Turkish Foreign Policy and Cyprus Issue
10/07/2013 1980 Coup and 1982 Constitution / ANAP, Neo-liberalism and Issues in Turkish Politics (1980?s-90?s)
Final Grade, %
Identification and essay questions
Identification and essay questions
Lectures and reading the required readings
Studying for the exams
Preparing the presentation
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Parseh Geverkyan?la Görüşme? Aşkale Yolcuları ? Varlık Vergisi ve Çalışma Kampları, İstanbul : Belge Yayınları, 234-241.
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(1977). ?The Menderes Era 1950-60.? The Turkish Experiment in Democracy 1950-1975. Colorado: Westview Press, 35-75.
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(2005). ?Turkey in World Affairs.? Turkey, Challenges of Continuity and Change. New York: Routledge, 102-106. Zürcher, E.
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Routledge, 75-79. Bali, R.N.(2009). ?Serbest Piyasa Dönemi?, Tarz-I Hayat?tan Life Style?a, İletişim Yyaınlerı: İstanbul, pp. 2735, pp.50-56 White, J. B. (2008). ?Islam and Politics in Contemporary Turkey.? In The Cambridge History of Turkey: Turkey in
the Modern World, edited by R. Kasaba. New York: Cambridge University Press, 363-380. Gümüşçü Ş. and Sert, D. (2010). ?
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