Turkey, İzmir

Foreign policy analysis

when 12 June 2017 - 23 June 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 600

The primary objective of the course is to familiarize the students with the historical background,
institutions, actors, processes, ideologies that have shaped Turkish political structure. Thus, it
aims to provide the students with the theoretical background and analytical tools to assess
Turkish political development and a set of contested issues including political Islam, Kurdish
nationalism and Turkey’s candidacy for EU membership that dominate the political scene in
contemporary Turkey.

Course leader

Associate Prof.Müge Aknur

Target group

Both graduate and Undergraduate

Fee info

EUR 600: The primary objective of the course is to familiarize the students with the historical background,
institutions, actors, processes, ideologies that have shaped Turkish political structure. Thus, it
aims to provide the students with the theoretical background and analytical tools to assess
Turkish political development and a set of contested issues including political Islam, Kurdish
nationalism and Turkey’s candidacy for EU membership that dominate the political scene in
contemporary Turkey.