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Adaptation of English coursebook activities based on sociocultural theory: an action research
Kırmızı Ayyıldız, Ayşe; Çakır, Nur; Department of Curriculum and Instruction (2021-2-8)
The use of materials in English lessons is important for facilitating learning. However, centralized materials may not be suitable for every student’ profile, needs and backgrounds. Teachers working in rural areas can ex...
The impact of immigrants on illegal electricity consumption: case of Syrian immigrants in Turkey
Genç, Akın Can; Derin Güre, Pınar; Department of Economics (2021-1-28)
Electricity is necessity for daily needs in today’s condition and it has gained so much importance. Accordingly, illegal electricity consumption is a crucial situation in both developing and developed countries and this th...
The intersection between two others, the East and the West in E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India
Şenduran, Elif, Derya; Birlik, Nurten; Department of English Literature (2020-12)
This dissertation reconsiders the intersection between the East and the West against the background of the Lacanian O/other to explore the inside/outside intricacy between the Anglo-Indians and the Indians in E. M. Forst...
The predictors of parental differential treatment and dyadic relations with sibling attachment
Gülaçtı, Huri Gül Bayram; Kazak Berument, Sibel; Department of Psychology (2020-11-14)
The main purposes of the present dissertation are to develop a reliable and valid scale to assess maternal differential treatment (MDT), to investigate structural (gender constellation and composition), individual (negat...
Dynamics of consumer behavior and policies in sustainable food systems in Turkey
Atay Haspolat, Nihan; Kalaycıoğlu, Hediye Sibel; Department of Social Policy (2020-11)
This thesis examined causes and results of consumer behaviors, which determine the dynamics of consumption in sustainable food systems and analyzed the effectiveness of public policies on food consumption in Turkey. In thi...
Familial and psychodynamic factors in the formation and transmission of personality disorder beliefs in young adults
Akıncı, İrem; Gençöz, Tülin; Department of Psychology (2020-11)
The main goal of this study is to investigate the psychodynamic factors (i.e., separation-individuation difficulties, proneness to shame and anger) and related familial dynamics (i.e., perceived parenting practices, role r...
Examining behavioral responses to individual job insecurity and job insecurity climate
Yüce Selvi, Ümran; Toker, Yonca; Nebi, Sümer; Department of Psychology (2020-11)
Having a job is essential in numerous ways for many individuals to sustain their lives. Perceiving a threat regarding the future of the job (i.e., job insecurity), on the other hand, is one of the most substantial work str...
Analysis of the relationship between defence and civil industries: Policy recommendations for Turkey
Feridüddin Emre, Erdoğan; Erdil, Erkan; Kepenek, Emek Barış; Department of Science and Technology Policy Studies (2020-11)
Nations have been putting great efforts in developing their defence industry, and it is usually located in the centre of their internal and international policies. Increase in defence expenditures necessitate to create rat...
After action reviews in teams: comparing the effects of teamwork and taskwork focus
Mete, İpek; Toker, Yonca; Sümer, H. Canan; Department of Psychology (2020-11)
After-action review (AAR), which is a team development intervention that involves systematically reflecting on a recent experience and planning for future, has been shown as an effective tool in improving team performance....
From nature to production and commerce: Spatial transformation of Bursa in the late Ottoman period
Aslan , Saliha; Altan, Tomris Elvan; Department of History of Architecture (2020-10-30)
The process of modernization realized in industrial, agricultural and commercial developments intensified in the Ottoman city of Bursa by reforms, regulations, and constructions driven by state interventions, foreign inv...
The evolution of the idea of development: From developmentalism to financialisation in a comparative perspective
Kaynak , Mehtap Tuğba; Göksel, Asuman; Department of Political Science and Public Administration (2020-10-29)
This thesis has attempted to show the evolution of the idea of developmentalism starting from the early ideas of developmentalism in 16th century and continuing with the analysis of developmental state from the end of the ...
Perceptions and discourses on gender equality: the case of conservative women’s organizations in Turkey
Arberk Bozoğlu, Emine Feyza; Ergun Özbolat, Ayça; Department of Gender and Women's Studies (2020-10-22)
Civil society organizations and the realm of civil society as a whole play a core role in terms of gender politics; however this enactment burgeons differently in the Turkish context. The position of women’s civil society ...
Pre-service math teachers' professional identity development through online anticipatory reflections: An intervention study
Ercan , Amine Merve; Akkuş Çakır, Nur; Yıldırım, Ali; Department of Curriculum and Instruction (2020-10-22)
This was an intervention study aimed to gain insight into the development of teacher identity during pre-service education by online anticipatory reflections. With this aim, the following research questions were examined; ...
The thought of process in hegel and whitehead: Life and vitality
Karaosmanoğlu, Toprak Seda; Baç, Mutlu Murat; Department of Philosophy (2020-10-22)
The purpose of this thesis is to clarify the thought of process in Hegel and Whitehead in the context of life and vitality. The concept of life has a special place for both Hegel and Whitehead. While for Whitehead, the sit...
The analysis of the military doctrines of the Russian Federation from a security perspective
Oduncu, Mustafa Erhan; Kuşçu Bonnenfant, Işık; Department of Eurasian Studies (2020-10-22)
This thesis examines the evolution of the Russian military doctrines starting with the Soviet period until the most recent doctrine of the Russian Federation in 2014. Through this analysis, I aim to examine the transformat...
A longue durée and comprehensive perspective on the great depression of 1873
Can Deniz , Turna; Yıldırım, Onur; Department of Economics (2020-10-21)
The thesis was written during the long crisis of capitalism which has been on the air since 2008. The aim is to shed light on this crisis from a different perspective grounded in Braudel’s long duration. Evaluating the cri...
The film distribution sector in turkey: an assesment in the context of cinema policies
Genç, Aylin; Çakmur, Barış; Department of Media and Cultural Studies (2020-10-21)
This thesis examines Turkey's film distribution sector, which directly affects the demand of the audience. In this context, answers to how and why questions about the functioning of the film distribution market. This the...
The relationship between perceived parental rejection and internalizing behaviors: moderating role of sensory processing sensitivity and gender
Onursal Özer, Bilge; Kazak Berument, Sibel; Department of Psychology (2020-10-15)
Perceived parental rejection has been studied widely in contemporary literature and studies show its link to problematic outcomes during adolescence (e.g. Putnick et al., 2015). Nowadays, it is being discussed that senso...
The moderator role of maternal attachment between mothers’ and children’s elaborativeness in mother-child reminiscing
Akış, Aysu; Şahin Acar, Başak; Department of Psychology (2020-10-15)
The current study aimed to investigate mother-child dyads’ elaborativeness in shared memory conversations in relation to the moderator role of mothers’ romantic attachment style. Within the scope of the current study, ho...
Subjective experiences of women who have children with autism
Kalaç, Zeynep; Gençöz, Tülin; Department of Psychology (2020-10-15)
The current thesis aims to gain an in-depth understanding of participants’ experiences of having a child with autism. This research study had two main research questions; (1) how does autistic structure come to develop a...