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Regionalism as a failure of national integration: a case study of Italy
(Bilkent University, 1998)
This thesis analyzes Italian regionalism in a historical context. The evolution of regionalism as a result of the failure of national integration in Italy will be discussed in different time spans that are deemed critical ...
The linkage between Turkish new nationalism and neo racism
(Bilkent University, 1996)
Present study aims to analyze the new Turkish nationalism as a political tendency in the 1990s which tries to construct the Turkish national identity with the program of integrating to global society by several references ...
Europeanization of foreign policy of a candidate country : an evaluation of Turkey's policy towards Cyprus (2002-2012)
(Bilkent University, 2015)
This thesis has analyzed the dynamics, conditions and determinants of the EU’s transformative impact on a candidate state’s foreign policy. Concerned with the question of how the process of EU accession shapes candidate ...
The relationship between the labour unions and the state in Turkey during 1946-1980 era
(Bilkent University, 1995)
In this study, the relationship between the labour unions and tlie state in Turkey during 1946-1980 era is analysed with the help of the application of the corporatist model. By identiiymg the dominant model tliat emerged ...
Theorizing authoritarian party structures : the case of Turkey
(Bilkent University, 2009-11)
The existing studies assume or treat an authoritarian party organization as a static and uniform structure, in which national party leaders dominate the party on the ground. Moreover, the extant explanations of authoritarianism ...
Foreign policy and the construction of modern Turkish citizenship during the national struggle period
(Bilkent University, 2003)
This dissertation is an attempt to present a different historical account of the construction of modern national citizenship and the politics of inclusion and exclusion that is the politics of citizenship through a ...
Bülent Ecevit : continuity and change in his political views
(Bilkent University, 2002)
Politics of re-building hegemony and the subject in post-1997 Turkey
(Bilkent University, 2011)
This study aims to analyze the interrelation between hegemony and the subject within the case of the February 28 process, which refers to the military’s long-term project to reshape the Turkish social and political system ...
State actors and the effects of international crisis on asylum policy in Canada and Turkey
(Bilkent University, 2019-01)
Over the last 25 years, the literature suggests that asylum policies in industrialized countries have become increasingly restrictive and selective. Although there is academic debate, particularly in connection with security ...
The state elites and secularism with special reference to the military : the case of the 1980 military intervention
(Bilkent University, 2002)
The study aims to analyze the policies and attitudes of the military leaders of the 1980 Intervention towards religion. The state elites in the Ottoman-Turkish history have been the principal agents behind the secularization ...