Siyaset Bilimi Doktora Tezleri

Bengi Ruken Cengiz, Who Wants Rights? Citizenship Perceptions on Rights and Liberties and Political Party Preference in Turkey, Ayşe Kadıoğlu, 2018.

Ezgi Uzun, The Axis of Resistance:The Role of Religion in Iranian Foreign Policy, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2018.

Onur Sazak, Turkey’s New Humanitarianism and Aid Effectiveness, Fuat Keyman, 2018.

Osman Zeki Gökçe, The Role of Energy Interdependence in Shaping World Politics, Emre Hatipoğlu, 2018.

Damla Cihangir Tetik, The European Union's Foreign Policy: Explaining Variation in External Assistance Policies, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2017.

Doğu Durgun, Breaking the Rifles: Conscientious Objection to Military Service in Turkey and in Israel, Fuat Keyman, 2017.

Feyzullah Yılmaz, Overcoming Nihilism through Sufism: Muhammad Iqbal, his Philosophy, and Political Theology, Nedim Nomer, 2016.

Osman Şahin, Perceptions of Democracy in the World: Do Different Understandings Held by the People Shape Political Systems, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2016.

İpek Demirsu, The Balancing of Human Rights and Counter-Terrorism: A Comparative Analysis of Turkey and the UK, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2015.

Aybars Görgülü, The Basic Determinants of Turkey’s Foreign Policy towards the South Caucasus Region in the Post-Cold War Era, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2014.

Önder Küçükural, An Empirical Study of Religious Reasoning and its Implications for Democracy, Nedim Nomer, 2014. 

Ayşe Ezgi Gürcan, Articulating and Aggregating Sectarian Interests: The Case of Alevis in Turkey, Sabri Sayarı, 2013.

Gül Arıkan Akdağ, Incumbent Mobilization of Swing Voters: Voter-Party Linkages and Consolidation of Ethnic Votes in Istanbul, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2013.

Eda Kuşku - Sönmez, An Emprical Study of Lobbying Success in the Context of Turkey’s Accession negotiations with the European Union, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2013.

Aylin Aydın, Strategic Interaction between Courts and Political Actors in the Context of Developing Democracies, Sabri Sayarı, 2012.

Merzuka Selin Türkeş Kılıç, Accounting for Variation in Political Party Closures: The EU's Framing in DTP and Batasuna Decisions, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2012.

Öykü Uluçay, Negotiating Diversity, Reciprocity and Civility: An Example of a Woman's Coalition in Turkey, Ayhan Akman, 2012.

Işıl Cerem Cenker Özek, A Social Network Assessment of Generalized Trust: Turkey in Comparative Perspective, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2011.

Hasret Dikici Bilgin, Coalition Politics in Turkey: 1991-2002, Sabri Sayarı, 2011.

Salih Bayram, Press-Party Parallelism in Turkey and in the UK, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2011.

Nazlı Çağın Bilgili, Religiosity and Democratic Attitudes: An Emprical Study of Tolerance in Turkey, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2011.

Arzu Kıbrıs, Veto Players and Political Decision Making, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2010.

Ahmet Okumuş, Toward a Reconciliation of Virtue and Freedom in Contemporary Political Philosophy, Şerif Mardin, 2010.

Setenay Nil Doğan, Formations of Diaspora Nationalism: The Case of Circassians in Turkey, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2009.

Mehmet Berk Balçık, Formations and Transformations of Language Regimes: Turkey, A Case Study, Şerif Mardin, 2008.

Tuba Kancı, Imagining the Turkish Men and Women: Nationalism, Modernism and Militarism in Primary School Textbooks, Ayse Kadıoğlu, 2008.

Seda Saadet Domaniç, Transformation of Sovereignty Discourse in Turkish Politics, Hasan Bülent Kahraman, 2007.


Siyaset Bilimi Yüksek Lisans Tezleri

Adea Gafuri, The Role of External Tools in Enhancing Democratization: A Comparative Study of EU’s Assistance to the Western Balkans 1994-2016, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2018.


Bekir İlhan, State, Security, and Interest: Limits of European Integration, Fuat Keyman, 2018.


Deren Onursal, Repression, Regime, Mobilization, Wealth and Protest: A Statistical Cross-National Study 1990-2004, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2018.


Düzgün Kılıç, A Discussion of the Problems of Completion of Democratization in the Case of Turkey, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2018.


Emirhan Özkan , “Europe” in Turkish Parliamentary Discourses: An Examination of the Views and Preferences of Main Turkish Political Parties on Europe between June 2013 and June 2015, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2018.


İpek Ece Şener, The Impact of the Compositional Change on the Decisions of the Constitutional Court of Turkey, Oya Yeğen, 2018.


Mohammed Mohsin Hussain, Who do States Apologize? A Systematic Study of Inter-state Apologies for War-Crimes, Kerim Can Kavaklı, 2018.


Önsel Gürel Bayralı, Individuals’  Tax Incentives and the Value of Transparency of Information, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2018.


Elif Burcu Gündoğdu, An Empirical Evaluation of the Relation between Foreign Policy Behavior and Fatality of Transnational Terrorism, Kerim Can Kavaklı, 2017.

Caner Şimşek, The Strange Non-Death of Populism in Europe, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2017.

Selin Karabulut, The Effect of Democratic Sanctions on Leaders, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2017.

Çiğdem Ünal, The Heterogeneity of Tourists, Kerim Can Kavaklı, 2017.

Ayhan Sarı, Rationales of Foreign Fighters in the Syrian Civil War, Ateş Altınordu, 2017.

Dilyara Azizova, Geopolitics of Euroasia- Case of Turkmenistan, Emre Hatipoğlu, 2017.

Hazal Tıkır, Priviledge or Equality: A Discussion on Multiculturalism - Liberalism Debate, Nedim Nomer, 2016.

İpek Tuğçe Bahçeci, Media Freedom and the Role of Ideology, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2016.

John Lee, Conditional Effects of Educational Attainment on Domestic Terrorism, Arzu Kıbrıs, 2016.

Merve Beydemir, Assessing the Impact of the EU Emission Trading System on CO2 Emissions: A Synthetic Control Approach, Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2016.

Ömer Akalın, The Change in Official Islam in Turkey: An Analysis of Friday Sermons Published by the Presidency of Religious Affairs, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2016.

Salih Yasun, Can Political Parties Lead Opinions in Religious Matters? Experimental Results on Partisan Cue Taking in Turkey, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2016.

Sevdenur Köse, The Deeterminants of International and State Level Responses to Refugee Crisis: A Comparative Analysis of Syria (2011-2016) and Rwanda (1990-1994), Meltem Müftüler-Baç, 2016.

Ahmet Arkın, Issue Ownership in Turkish Politics, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2015.

Daeil Chun, Ziya Gökalp’s Separation of Religion and State: A Comparison with American and French Models, Nedim Nomer, 2015.

Emine Arı, Elections and Human Rights Violations During Civil Conflict: The Case of Turkey, Arzu Kıbrıs, 2015.

Ezgi Şiir Kıbrıs, Politically Connected Firms and Connected Individuals in Turkey, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2015.

Faruk Aksoy, An Application of Prospect Theory on Analysis of Strategic Voting: The Effect of Incumbency on Reference Point, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2015.

Lisa Jeanne Reppell, Debate and the Public Agenda: Turkish Opposition Parties and the Policymaking Process 1983-2015, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2015.

Melike Ayşe Kocacık, Economic Interdependence and Civil Conflict Onset: An Analysis on Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Emre Hatipoğlu, 2015.

Nazlı Türker, Turkish Foreign Aid Policy in AKP Period:Historical Instutionalism Revisited, Bülent Aras, 2015.

Tennur Katgı, The Role of Intergroup Relations and Emotion in Predicting the Deservingness of Welfare Aid, Çağla Aydın, 2015.

Aslı Işın Canıbek, The Commision on Human Rights Inquiry: Turkey as a Case Study within the Context of Recent Discussions on Constitutionalism, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2014.

Elif Selçuk, Political Discourses on Alevis and Alevism During AKP Era, Ateş Altınordu, 2014.

Zülal Sunaçoğlu, Rising Power of Extreme Right parties in Europe: The Role of Political Culture, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2014.

Alper Baysan, The Domestic Politics of EU External Policiy Making in Justice and Home Affairs: The Case of the EU-Turkey Readmission – Visa Agreement, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2013.

Aybike Mutluer, Leader Survivability in Non-democracies: The Role of Blame Shifting, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2013.

Canan Bolel, Analysis of Kurdish Discourse in Mehmed Uzun’s Literature Through the Ethno-Symbolist Approach, Ayşe Kadıoğlu, 2013.

Ece Çam, Energy Security for the European Union and Turkey: Harmony or Discord: A Critical Game of Mutual Benefits, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2013.

Gülnur Kocapınar, Türkiye’de Siyasi Parti Elitleri: Sosyal Profillerin Bir Analizi, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2013.

Merve Ates, Democratic Institutionalization on the Local Level: The Case of Sakarya Municipal Councils, Ersin Kalaycıoğlu, 2013.

Pelin Kahveci, The Link Between International Law and Media: Case Selection in the International Criminal Court, Brooke Luetgert, 2013.

Batuhan Görgülü, Why do States Support Certain Rebel Groups in Civil War? A Dyadic Analysis of Middle Eastern Power Relations, Emre Hatipoğlu, 2012.

Duygu Sonat, Bringing Civil Society Back in: The Allocation of Social Benefits in Argentina, Işık Özel, 2012.

Elif Özdemir, Political Determinants of Sub-National Social Spending: A Statistical Analysis of Metropolitan Municipality Budgets in Turkey, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2012.

Erdinç Erdem, Habermas and Viroli on Constitution and Patria: A Defense of Constitutional Patriotism, Ayhan Akman, 2012.

Gonca Şahin, Locating the Dergah in Civil Society: The Alevi Youth's Counter Public and Civility, Ayhan Akman, 2012.

Güneş Özlem  Öztürk, The Case of the Mine Ban Treaty: Understanding the Domestic Factors that Affect the Diffusion of Disarmament Norms, Halit Mustafa Tağma, 2012.

İdil Edes, Reputation Costs in Investor-State Dispute Settlement, Özge Kemahlıoğlu, 2012.

Osman Zeki Gökçe, Restless Dyads: Revisiting Onset and Escalation in Militarized Interstate Disputes, Emre Hatipoğlu, 2012.

Ezgi Uzun, An Evaluation of the Iranian Nuclear Program from a Power Transition Perspective, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2011.

Kadir Aydın Gündüz, A Theoretical Analysis of Social Justice Views of Republican and Islamic Women's Civil Society Organizations in Turkey: Diverging Claims and Contending Traditions, Ayse Kadıoğlu, 2010.

Eda Hayrioğulları, Hegel on Religion and State, Nedim Nomer, 2010.

Zeynep Ülker Kaşlı, Legal Incorportion from within the Immigrant Habitus- The Case of the Post 1990s Turkish Immigrants from Bulgaria, Ayşe Parla, 2010.

Aslı 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 Müftüler Baç, 2009.

Başak Taraktaş Dede, The 2008 Financial Crisis and European Integration, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2009.

Didem Ünal, Sexual Politics in Women’s Writing, Sibel Irzık, 2009.

Emrah Uyar, An Evaluation of Turkish Local Elections from Second Order Elections Perspective, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2009. 

İsmail Orhan Postalcıoğlu, Voting Age Requirements in Democracies an Analysis from a Dahlian Perspective, Sabri Sayarı, 2009.

Tolga Kobaş, An Analysis of Foucault's "Introduction to Kant's Anthropology": Foucauldian Archaeology as a Search for a Non-anthropological Version of the Fundamental, Ayhan Akman, 2009.

Ahmet Özcan, A Historical-Philosophical Analysis of Edmund Burke’s Reflections on the Revolution in France, Nedim Nomer, 2008.

Berna Öztekin, Human Rights in Turkey: A Comparative Study of IHD and MAZLUM-DER, Ayşe Kadıoğlu, 2008.

Deniz Erdem, Political Reforms in Turkey and EU Membership: Honor Killings and Kurdish Language Fights, Ayşe Kadıoğlu, 2008.

Hakan Günaydın, Media and Foreign Policy in Turkey: The Tezkere Crisis of 2003, Sabri Sayarı, 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 Müftüler Baç, 2007.

Burcu Görgülü, Interpreting IVF from a Foucauldian Perspective, Nedim Nomer, 2007.

Burcu Çulhaoğlu, Electoral Participation in Turkish National and LOcal Elections , Ali Çarkoğlu, 2007.

Yüksel Alper Ecevit, The Role of the Military in Transitons to Democracy: A Comparison of the Spanish and Turkish Cases, Sabri Sayarı, 2007.

Tuba Nur Okçu, Self-esteem, Political Efficacy, and Perceived Parental Attitudes, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2007.    

Onur Fevzi Müftügil, 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 Bülent Kahraman, 2005.

Alistair Taylor, The European Union, the ESDP, and the Question of Turkey, Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2005.   

Esin Ertek, Explaining Security Integration in the European: Intergovernmentalist Account , Meltem Müftüler Baç, 2005.

Mehmet Emre Hatipoğlu, Foreign Policy and Public Attitudes in Turkey: An Application of the Hierarchical Model of Attitude Constraints, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2004.

Ayse Üstünel Yırçalı, Motivational Dynamics of Suicide Terrorism: Organizational and Individual Perspectives, Şerif Mardin, 2004.

Öykü Uluçay, Explaining the Size of Informal Sector: The Role of Trust, Corruption and the Bureaucratic Quality, Ali Çarkoğlu, 2004.