SİBU202


Course Title Course Code Program Level
POLITICAL HISTORY II SİBU202 Political Science and International Relations B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
04
(Spring)
28 78 106 2 4

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites NONE
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Historical developments, and social, economic and cultural structures in in which states and other political subjects take place – that constitute the content of the course are analysed in multi-dimensional manner. Another aim of the course is to analyse global power struggles taking place in diverse regions in the light of foreign policies of super power. Furthermore, scrutiny of Turkey's political attitude towards those power struggles constitute another objective of the course. Also, analyses on Cold War era, experienced throughout the twentieth century, formation of uni-polar international political system and mechanism of this system through considering historical, economic, social and cultural factors comprise another goal of the course.
Course Content Political History, in general, analyses the relations among political structures, especially the states, and other political processes throughout the history. The discipline of Political History is studied by means of two courses and Political History II constitutes the second one. In this way, political events, change processes and struggles taking place in the twentieth century in global scale, through concentrating on especially the Western World, constitute the basis of the course content. In general manner Political History II deals with the following topics: World War I, interwar period , causes and effects of World War II, Cold War period, position of Turkey in Cold War epoch and relations between Turkey and diverse regions during Cold War, end of Cold War with dissolution of the USSR, emergence of current uni-polar international political system and relations between Turkey and Western World in today's international political conjuncture.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1- Analysing procedure of emergence of current international political system by means of main concepts and research techniques of Political History field. 2- Examining political developments taking place recently in global scale especially in the context of the twentieth century by aid of economic, social and cultural parameters. 3- Getting capability of scrutinizing conflicts of interest occuring in different regions of the world since the beginning of the twentieth century. 4- Having ability of making foresights about future of international political system with scientific equipment provided by the field of Political History. 5- Having knowledge on Turkey's position in global political structure and Turkey's possible foreign policy options
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction to the course
2. Week The world after the World War I
3. Week The world between the two World Wars
4. Week Turkey after World War I and the Foriegn and the domestic policies of Modern Turkey
5. Week
6. Week Europe, Far East and Turkey at World War II
7. Week The World After World War II; The Cold War; USA and USSR at the Cold War
8. Week Europe, Turkey and Middle East at the Cold War
9. Week The developments in the world after 1970
10. Week The Dissolution of the USSR and the unipolar world order
11. Week European Union
12. Week Middle East, Asia and Europe in the unipolar world
13. Week The Relationship between Turkey and Western alliance; The relationship between Turkey and European Union
14. Week General Review and Discussion
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%) 10
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 50
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References - Eric Hobsbawm, Devrim Çağı: 1789-1848, Çev. Jülide Ergüder ve Aladdin Şenel, Ankara, Dost, 1989. - Eric Hobsbawm, Sermaye Çağı: 1848-1875, Çev. Bahadir Sina Şener, Ankara, Dost, 2000. - Eric Hobsbawm, İmparatorluk Çağı, 1875-1914, Ankara, Dost, 2000. - Eric Hobsbawm, Sanayi ve İmparatorluk, Çev. Abdullah Ersoy, Ankara, Dost, 1998. - Oral Sander, Siyasi Tarih, İlkçağlardan 1918’e, Ankara, İmge, 2000. - Fahir Armaoğlu, 19. Yüzyıl Siyasî Tarihi (1789-1914), Ankara, Alkım, 2006. - Coşkun Üçok, Siyasal Tarih, Ankara Ü. Hukuk Fakültesi, 1978. - Rıfat Uçarol, Siyasi Tarih, İstanbul, Der, 2008. - Stephen J. Lee, Avrupa Tarihinden Kesitler: 2789-1980, Çev. Savaş Aktur, Ankara, Dost, 2002. - N.V. Yeliseva, Yakın Çağlar Tarihi, Çev Özdemir İnce, İstanbul, Yordam, 2009.
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)
 

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LO1

4

2

5

       

3

 

4

     

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3

3

5

       

5

      

2

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5

  

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3

 

3

  

3

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5

* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High