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Unaccompanied children: UNRRA and displaced children in the United States‟ zone of occupied Germany (1945-1947)
(Bilkent University, 2018-09)
After World War II the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) was tasked with providing assistance to millions of displaced people in Europe including unaccompanied children discovered in the US ...
Friendship, crisis and estrangement : US-Italian relations, 1871-1920
(Bilkent University, 2007)
In the 1870s, the united Kingdom of Italy brought together nearly the whole Italian peninsula under a single flag, and the United States left behind a civil war and strengthened the country and its institutions. This ...
"Made in Massachusetts" : converting hides and skins into leather and Turkish immigrants into industrial laborers (1860s-1920s)
(Bilkent University, 2010)
Early twentieth-century America witnessed a large influx of immigrants largely from eastern and southern Europe as well as the Near East. The major “pull” factor stimulating the growth of migration was the rise of several ...
The Ford administration against an assertive congress: the case of theTurkish arms embargo
(Bilkent University, 2017-01)
This thesis focuses on Gerald Ford administration’s struggle with the assertive Congress in foreign policy in the case of the Turkish arms embargo. In this new sequence of ongoing executive-legislative tug of war for ...
American Turkish relations 1945-1960 : the roots of a long-term alliance
(Bilkent University, 2003)
The United States and Turkey made an important alliance during the early Cold War and their alliance had an important role in the course of the Cold War. By the end of World War II, the United States felt the need to ...