Political Science PhD Theses
Aylin Aydin, Strategic Interaction between Courts and Political Actors in the Context of Developing Democracies, Sabri Sayari, 2012
Merzuka Selin Turkes Kilic, Accounting for Variation in Political Party Closures: The EU's Framing in DTP and Batasuna Decisions, Meltem Mutfuler Bac, 2012
Oyku Ulucay, Negotiating Diversity, Reciprocity and Civility: An Example of a Woman's Coalition in Turkey, Ayhan Akman, 2012
Isil Cerem Cenker Ozek, A Social Network Assessment of Generalized Trust: Turkey in Comparative Perspective, Ali Carkoglu, 2011.
Hasret Dikici Bilgin, Coalition Politics in Turkey: 1991-2002, Sabri Sayari, 2011.
Salih Bayram, Press-Party Parallelism in Turkey and in the UK, Ali Carkoglu, 2011.
Nazli Cagin Bilgili, Religiosity and Democratic Attitudes: An Emprical Study of Tolerance in Turkey, Ali Carkoglu, 2011.
Arzu Kibris, Veto Players and Political Decision Making, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2010.
Ahmet Okumus, Toward a Reconciliation of Virtue and Freedom in Contemporary Political Philosophy, Serif Mardin, 2010.
Setenay Nil Dogan, Formations of Diaspora Nationalism: The Case of Circassians in Turkey, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2009.
Mehmet Berk Balcik, Formations and Transformations of Language Regimes: Turkey, A Case Study, Serif Mardin, 2008.
Tuba Kanci, Imagining the Turkish Men and Women: Nationalism, Modernism and Militarism in Primary School Textbooks, Ayse Kadioglu, 2008.
Seda Saadet Domanic, Transformation of Sovereignty Discourse in Turkish Politics, Hasan Bulent Kahraman, 2007.
Political Science MA Theses
Batuhan Gorgulu, Why do States Support Certain Rebel Groups in Civil War? A Dyadic Analysis of Middle Eastern Power Relations, Emre Hatipoglu, 2012
Duygu Sonat, Bringing Civil Society Back in: The Allocation of Social Benefits in Argentina, Isik Ozel, 2012
Elif Ozdemir, Political Determinants of Sub-National Social Spending: A Statistical Analysis of Metropolitan Municipality Budgets in Turkey, Ozge Kemahlioglu, 2012
Erdinc Erdem, Habermas and Viroli on Constitution and Patria: A Defense of Constitutional Patriotism, Ayhan Akman, 2012
Gonca Sahin, Locating the Dergah in Civil Society: The Alevi Youth's Counter Public and Civility, Ayhan Akman, 2012
Gunes Ozlem Ozturk, The Case of the Mine Ban Treaty: Understanding the Domestic Factors that Affect the Diffusion of Disarmament Norms, Halit Mustafa Tagma, 2012
Idil Edes, Reputation Costs in Investor-State Dispute Settlement, Ozge Kemahlioglu, 2012
Osman Zeki Gokce, Restless Dyads: Revisiting Onset and Escalation in Militarized Interstate Disputes, Emre Hatipoglu, 2012
Ezgi Uzun, An Evaluation of the Iranian Nuclear Program from a Power Transition Perspective, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2011.
Kadir Aydin Gunduz, A Theoretical Analysis of Social Justice Views of Republican and Islamic Women's Civil Society Organizations in Turkey: Diverging Claims and Contending Traditions, Ayse Kadioglu, 2010.
Eda Hayriogullari, Hegel on Religion and State, Nedim Nomer, 2010.
Zeynep Ulker Kasli, Legal Incorportion from within the Immigrant Habitus- The Case of the Post 1990s Turkish Immigrants from Bulgaria, Ayse Parla, 2010.
Asli Baysal, A Comparison of the United Nations and the European Union as Agents of Norm Diffisuion: Darfur Crisis in Sudan and Freedom of Expression in Turkey, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2009.
Basak Taraktas Dede, The 2008 Financial Crisis and European Integration, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2009.
Didem Unal, Sexual Politics in Women’s Writing, Sibel Irzik, 2009.
Emrah Uyar, An Evaluation of Turkish Local Elections from Second Order Elections Perspective, Ali Carkoglu, 2009.
Ismail Orhan Postalcioglu, Voting Age Requirements in Democracies an Analysis from a Dahlian Perspective, Sabri Sayari, 2009.
Tolga Kobas, Power to Kill A Discourse of the Royal Hunt During the Reigns of Suleyman the Magnificient and Ahmet I, Ayhan Akman, 2009.
Ahmet Ozcan, A Historical-Philosophical Analysis of Edmund Burke’s ‘Reflections on the Revolution in France, Nedim Nomer, 2008.
Berna Oztekin, Human Rights in Turkey: A Comparative Study of IHD and MAZLUM-DER, Ayse Kadioglu, 2008.
Deniz Erdem, Political Reforms in Turkey and EU Membership: Honor Killings and Kurdish Language Fights, Ayse Kadioglu, 2008.
Hakan Gunaydin, Media and Foreign Policy in Turkey: The Tezkere Crisis of 2003, Sabri Sayari, 2008.
Deniz Yetkin, Elites, Power Sources and Democracy, Nedim Nomer, 2008.
Sibel Oktay, The Impact of the Eastern Enlargement of the European Union on the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership: An Analysis of Member State Preferences, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2007.
Burcu Gorgulu, Interpreting IVF from a Foucauldian Perspective, Nedim Nomer, 2007.
Burcu Culhaoglu, Electoral Participation in Turkish National and Local Elections , Ali Carkoglu, 2007.
Yuksel Alper Ecevit, The Role of the Military in Transitons to Democracy: A Comparison of the Spanish and Turkish Cases, Sabri Sayari, 2007.
Tuba Nur Okcu, Self-esteem, Political Efficacy, and Perceived Parental Attitudes, Ali Carkoglu, 2007.
Onur Fevzi Muftugil, Kant on the Ethical Community and the Pursuit of Happiness, Nedim Nomer, 2006.
Berk Esen, Social Democratic Populist Party and the Transformation of the Turkish left: An Unfinished Dream, Hasan Bulent Kahraman, 2005.
Alistair Taylor, The European Union, the ESDP, and the Question of Turkey, Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2005.
Esin Ertek, Explaining Security Integration in the European: Intergovernmentalist Account , Meltem Muftuler Bac, 2005.
Mehmet Emre Hatipoglu, Foreign Policy and Public Attitudes in Turkey: An Application of the Hierarchical Model of Attitude, Ali Carkoglu, 2004.
Ayse Ustunel Yircali, Motivational Dynamics of Suicide Terrorism: Organizational and Individual Perspectives, Serif Mardin, 2004.
Oyku Ulucay, Explaining the Size of Informal Sector: The Role of Trust, Corruption and the Bureaucratic Quality, Ali Carkoglu, 2004.