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    • 1975-1978 Amerikan ambargosu süresince 

      Güneş, Akif Serhat; Tubay, Bahadır; Limoncuoğlu, Mert; Aslanbay, Mustafa (Bilkent University, 2018)
      İkinci Dünya Savaşı’nın bitimiyle beraber süper güç olarak nitelendirilen ABD, sağladığı küresel üstünlüğü sayesinde Kuzey Atlantik Antlaşması örgütü (NATO) üyesi ülkeler ile uluslararası ilişkilerinde üstün olan taraf ...
    • The 2011 Libyan Civil War: From the four-decade Qaddafi rule to the French-led NATO intervention 

      Yaycı, Fatma (Bilkent University, 2016-01)
      This thesis aims to investigate the exceptional case of the 2011 Libyan civil war, in which both a revolution and a foreign intervention took place, from a historical perspective based mainly on qualitative content analysis. ...
    • Acceptance and anxiety: Turkey (mostly) embraces Obama's nuclear posture 

      Kibaroglu, M. (Routledge, 2011-03)
      US nuclear weapons have been an important part of Turkey's security strategy since their first deployment on Turkish soil in the early 1960s. Turkey's NATO membership and its close relationship with the United States have ...
    • Capitalizing on the cold war: Turkey, Greece and the Cyprus problem, 1963-1974 

      Bayraktar, Orhun (Bilkent University, 2018-07)
      The Cold War brought about not only a superpower rivalry in a bipolar world but also an environment from which relatively small and weak states could benefit. Taking into account the very existence and significance of the ...
    • Changing alliance and cooperation dynamics : globalization, nation-state and the threat 

      Çağlar, Barış (Bilkent University, 2010)
      This dissertation is a study about the form and dynamics of inter-state cooperation and alignment against transnational terrorism epitomized by Al-Qaeda. Since international security is traditionally regarded as the ...
    • Cooperative security in the Black Sea region 

      Şenol, Özkan (Bilkent University, 2003)
      During the Cold War years, the Black Sea was treated as a barrier and borderline rather than an integral part of the European politics. With the end of the Cold War, The Black Sea area emerged as a region on the physical ...
    • The decision-making process of Turkey deploying Turkish troops to Korea 

      Tek, Hakan (Bilkent University, 2005)
      This thesis examines the foreign policy decision-making process and its functioning in Turkey (especially in Turkey’s troop deployment decisions) within the context of the Korean War. Turkish Foreign Policy (TFP) shifted ...
    • International security assistance force : with special reference to Turkey's leadership 

      Ateş, R. Deniz (Bilkent University, 2004)
      This thesis describes and explains the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) with special reference to Turkey’s leadership. The significance of Turkey’s leadership, organization and activities of ISAF will be ...
    • Kosovo crisis and the Russian Federation : from the perspective of theory of international society 

      Tokgöz, Emine (Bilkent University, 2011)
      This thesis analyzes the Kosovo Crisis and the stance of the Russian Federation towards the crisis from the perspective of Theory of International Society (English School). In this analysis, the historical background of ...
    • Muavenet Zırhlısı faciası 

      Bayram, Erkan; Uğur, Özenç; Attar, Ali Göktuğ; Yücekaya, Zeynep; Baştürk, Merve Nida (Bilkent University, 2018)
      USS Gwin muhribi 1972 yılında Türkiye Cumhuriyeti tarafından Amerika Birleşik Devletleri’nden satın alındı. USS Gwin Türkiye’ye geldikten sonra, çanakkale Savaşı’ndaki ünlü “Muavenet-i Milliye” gemisinin anısına, TCG ...
    • NATO enlargement and its implications for Turkey 

      Çatal, Erdoğan (Bilkent University, 2001)
      NATO, which has been throughout the Cold War a collective defense organization, was considered either useless or out of date with the end of the Cold War. However, as it did in the early years of the Cold War, habitually ...
    • Security and military balance in the Black Sea region 

      Özdamar, Ö. (Routledge, 2010-09)
      This paper analyses the current security challenges and military balance in the Black Sea region. The region, which has been going through vast political and economic transformations since the end of the Cold War, has ...
    • Turkey and NATO 

      Diriöz, A. O. (Peter Lang AG, 2015)
      This article takes stock of Turkey's contributions to and benefits from the NATO in the context of an evolving strategic context and an adapting alliance. Turkey joined NATO in 1952 in the face of the then Soviet threats. ...
    • Turkey and the Balkans in the post-cold war era : diplomatic 

      Ekinci, Didem (Bilkent University, 2009)
      This dissertation argues that as a region in which Turkey has been no stranger since the end of the 14th century, the Balkans poses political, military, and economic significance for Turkey. Turkey has strong historical ...