Taught Courses Archive

  • Turkey and the Middle East: History, diplomacy, issues

    Turkey and the Middle East: History, diplomacy, issues

    Sabancı University, Istanbul — Summer term 2009 This module provides students with an analysis of Turkey’s position with regard to Middle East with specific reference to the recent debates in international relations (IR) theory.  We begin by outlining the main theoretical approaches which aim to explain the behavior of state and non-state actors in the […]

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  • International Relations Theories

    International Relations Theories

    This was another second year undergraduate course I had taught as a teaching assistant at the University of Essex *** Week 2: Introduction and an Overview of Theoretical Approaches Week 3: Levels of Analysis: An Overview Week 4: Realism I – Traditional Realism and its Roots Week 5: Realism II – Structural or Neo-Realism Week […]

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  • Introduction to International Relations

    Introduction to International Relations

    I had taught this undergraduate (102) course as a teaching assistant at the University of Essex in 2006-07 academic year. Week 1. Introduction and Overview Week 2: World War One and the League of Nations Week 3: The Collapse of the League of Nations and the Outbreak of World War Two Week 4: The United […]

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