Information Package / Course Catalogue
Social Structure of Turkey
Course Code: KYL536
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

Turkey's social structure to the historical continuity of the line in general soyso cultural, specifically to evaluate the institutional framework and the requirements of institutional development should own within the corporate system and socio-cultural system-level socio-cultural changes, development, integration, analyzing the framework of resolution procedures is the main objective .

Course Content

Social and political factors affecting social structure, population and society, educational institutions and their relations with social structure, family structure in Turkish society, religion as a social institution, ethnical structure of Turkey and ethnic problems

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.Approaching to the problems of social structure of Turkey.
2.To be able to analyze the models in the literature related to the social structure of the Ottoman / Turkey by comparing
3.To be able to analyze and evaluate the stages of change in the aspects of social structure of Turkey as an independent unit
4.To be able to analyze population, family, education, religion, economics, politics, health, migration and development institutions in a period of change that occurred in the socio-cultural processes and the relationship of mutual dependence depending on the analysis of the United Nations human development index
5.Having knowledge about application-operation and institutions in the field.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Martin, J.L. (2009). Social Structures. Princeton:Princeton University Press.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
The aim of the course and scope and method of analysis of the debate on Turkey's social structure, the different readings of history: the last century of Ottoman modernization, colonization; for Asian mode of production, feudalism, and discussion of literature
Week 2 - Theoretical
Society and Structure
Week 3 - Theoretical
COMMUNITY STRUCTURE OF CLASSICAL OTTOMAN PERIOD
Week 4 - Theoretical
Turkish modernization
Week 5 - Theoretical
Social Development from Union and Progress Party to Armistice
Week 6 - Theoretical
EARLY PERIOD of the Kemalist revolution (1923-1929)
Week 7 - Theoretical
Revision for Midterm Exams
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exams
Week 9 - Theoretical
One-Party System
Week 10 - Theoretical
PERIOD 1950-1960. Democratic Party and the impact of the economy. Rural-urban migration, initiation, development discussions.
Week 11 - Theoretical
PERIOD 1960-1971. Fragmentation on the right, radical right, a separate organization, 68 youth movements, the social background of the opening of Turkey's left.
Week 12 - Theoretical
PERIOD 1971-1980. The spread of terrorism, political polarization and violence, slum.
Week 13 - Theoretical
Social Changing the Özal period. Turkey's foreign expansion, new jobs, increasing the transformation of values and social structure.
Week 14 - Theoretical
SOCIAL CHANGE In the 1990s
Week 15 - Theoretical
2000 Turkey and future projections
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exams
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory144398
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination120121
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)130
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
OÇ-1
2
5
1
4
4
2
OÇ-2
3
5
2
1
4
OÇ-3
3
3
3
1
OÇ-4
2
2
1
1
OÇ-5
4
4
1
2
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