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    • American cinema and popular representations of women in early Republican Turkey 

      Karabağ, Müzeyyen (Bilkent University, 2013)
      This thesis focuses on the relationship between American cinema and Turkish woman in the 1930s. Along with political reforms, there were cultural transformations in the society in the 1930s in Turkey. One of the dimension ...
    • Divan edebiyatında aşk, kadın kahramanlar ve kıyafet değiştirme motifi 

      Tezcan, N. (Acta Turcica, 2012)
      Şairin öz yaşam öyküsü ile paralelleşenler olsun veya olmasın, kadının toplumsal alanda tabu olması karşısında gazellerdeki homoerotik ton toplumsal kabul görmüştür. Buna karşılık divanlardaki gazellerde bulamadığımız ...
    • Füruzan'ın öykülerinde anne-kız ilişkisi 

      Şafak, Burcu (Bilkent University, 2007)
      When examined in a wide perspective, one of the prominent novelists of the contemporary Turkish literature, Füruzan (born 1932) usually used child characters –especially girls- in her novels and stories as the narrator and ...
    • The imagery of woman in nineteenth century orientalist photography 

      Vargı, Nimet Elif (Bilkent University, 2010)
      This thesis aims to examine the photographic representation of the Eastern women, in nineteenth century. The theoretical framework of this study is based upon the formation of the representation of the “Eastern women” ...
    • Osmanlı şiirinde kadin şairin poetikası : Leylâ Hanım 

      Çulhaoğlu, F Gülşen (Bilkent University, 2009)
      This study investigates the gendered poetics of Ottoman Divan poetry, which has for long been acknowledged as a tradition of poetry written in a masculine language, and questions the validity of this prolonged belief. ...
    • The 'other(s)' in the discourse of Kemalist women : "sublime womanhood creates the sublime nation" 

      Doğan, Setenay Nil (Bilkent University, 2002)
      This study analyzes the ‘other(s)’ in the discourse of Kemalist women through a discourse analysis oi Kadin Gazetesi (1947-1979), a woman magazine published by the Kemalist women. The representation of the inferior and ...
    • The perception of women in narratives produced within different cultural environments 

      Tüzin, D. (2010)
      In this paper I attempt to see whether different versions of folk tales that are read or told in various gatherings have any determining role in perceiving woman gender. My main focus will be on Layla and Majnun. With ...
    • Transformation of understanding of 'female beauty' in proverbs 

      Alp Selvi, R. (2005)
      With modernization, the proverbs undertaking the mission of cultural transfer in the structure of traditional society have undertaken the function of expressing rapidly changing cultural values by maintaining their structural ...
    • Türkiye'nin ilk kadın futbol takımı 

      Taşlıtepe, E. Kübra; Dursun, Elif Ekin; Bilgili, Seda; Kırman, Şükrü; Tiryaki, Bengisu Armağan (Bilkent University, 2018)
      Türkiye’de erkek sporu olarak görülen futbol ilk olarak 4 Temmuz 1954 tarihinde ilk kadınlar arası maçın oynanmasıyla, kadınların da boy gösterdiği bir spor haline gelmeye başlamıştır. Daha sonra, 19 Nisan 1973 tarihinde ...
    • Woman as an object of sexual activity within the context of slang and curse 

      Tüzin, D. (2006)
      Why do references focus on woman sexuality when one uses curse and swearwords? Moving on from this question, in this piece of study, in which the approach towards women is examined in the context of slang expressions and ...