Information Package / Course Catalogue
Turkeylaborhistory
Course Code: ÇEİ517
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

To examine from a historical perspective of Turkey's history of labor; the analysis of the main causes of transformation in Turkey's labor history; the labor inspection in different historical periods and to examine social movements.

Course Content

Labor and social policies in the Ottoman period, labor relations in the early years of the Republic, the Democratic Party:1950s, the development planned years, 1980 and 1990: The Year of Crisis, Neoliberalism's reconstruction: the 2000s.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
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4.Can make a statement about subjects, can define the terms
5.Can make an analysis about subjects and can comment on labour history
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Labour Relations in the Ottoman Empire: 1850-1920, Image Publications, Ankara, 1997.
2.Labour Relations in a single-party period in Turkey: 1920-1946, Imge Publishing, Ankara, 1999.
3.From Workers to Employee - Early Republic Period Labor History Studies, Communication Publications, 404 pages, Istanbul, 2007.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction to Turkish Labour History
Week 2 - Theoretical
Labour and Social Policy in Ottoman Period
Week 3 - Theoretical
The first quarry of industrial production: Zonguldak Mines
Week 4 - Theoretical
Labour Relations of the Republic's Early Year: 1920s
Week 5 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: 1930s and 1940s
Week 6 - Theoretical
Working Life in Turkey after World War II
Week 7 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: The Democratic Party Period 1950s.
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Mid-Term Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Agriculture Restructuring in 1950s and Labour Migration
Week 10 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: 1960 Planned Development Period
Week 11 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: the 1970 Industrial Development and Labor Movement
Week 12 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: the 1980s and 1990s - Continuing Crisis
Week 13 - Theoretical
Labour Relations in Turkey: 2000s-Reconstruction of Neoliberalism
Week 14 - Theoretical
Unsecured Work in Turkey
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory142370
Midterm Examination120121
Final Examination130131
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)122
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
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PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
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PÇ-12
OÇ-1
4
3
4
4
5
5
3
4
3
3
3
3
OÇ-2
4
5
5
4
5
4
3
3
3
4
4
4
OÇ-3
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
2
2
4
3
4
OÇ-4
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
2
2
4
3
4
OÇ-5
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
2
2
4
3
4
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