Department of Sociology

SOC425 STATE AND SOCIETY IN TURKEY

Course Code: 2320425
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. AYÇA ERGUN ÖZBOLAT
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Objective

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Course Content

The aim of this course is to familiarize the students with the main themes and issues in conceptualizing state-society relations in modern Turkey. The main focus will be on the patterns of democratization and democratic consolidation, the role of military in Turkish politics and society, formation and development of civil society, discourses and practices of human rights, women’s problems, the role of religion in society and the impact of the EU on Turkish societal and political transformation.

Learning Outcomes

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