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DATA DRIVEN LEARNING AND THE USE OF INTERACTIVE METADISCOURSE MARKERS (TRANSITIONS, FRAME MARKERS AND CODE-GLOSSES) IN ARGUMENTATIVE PARAGRAPHS WRITTEN BY FRESHMEN PRE-SERVICE ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHERS
Çiçek Tümer, Cemre; Hatipoğlu, Çiler; Department of English Language Teaching (2021-7-26)
This study attempts (1) to determine the types, frequencies and functions of interactive metadiscourse devices i.e. transitions, frame markers and code glosses employed by freshmen pre-service English language teachers of ...
THE EFFECT OF TECHNOLOGY CONVERGENCE ON CROSS-SECTORAL CO-EVOLUTION: THE CASE OF AUTOMOTIVE & ICT SECTORS
Saraçoğlu, Duygu; Akçomak, İbrahim Semih; Department of Science and Technology Policy Studies (2021-7-7)
Recent developments show that convergence, particularly technology convergence, is one of the main trends that shape the new economy. Such that, the dominant sector is being created by more than one converging sector tha...
AN INSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVE ON TURKISH NATURAL GAS MARKET REFORM
Daştan, Seyit Ali; Aşçıoğlu Öz, Gamze; Department of Political Science and Public Administration (2021-7-02)
Turkey has liberalized its natural gas market two decades ago and this thesis analyzed the targets and achievements of the Turkish natural gas market liberalization process basing on the tenets of institutional theories. A...
Determinants of Breastfeeding Practices: Empirical Evidence From Turkey
Oymak, Cansu; Dayıoğlu Tayfur, Meltem; Department of Social Policy (2021-7)
The medical literature is full of evidence showing the unmatched health benefits of breastfeeding for the children under five years of age. However, little is known about its determinants for the Turkish context because of...
Internatıonal polıtıcal economy of neolıberal structuratıon of turkısh electrıcıty market
Ünal, Serhan; Tayfur, Mehmet Fatih; Department of International Relations (2021-7)
This thesis focuses on neoliberal structuration of the Turkish electricity sector from the combined perspective of international political economy and structural power; analyses the relationship between external and intern...
PREFERRED LEVEL OF VEHICLE AUTOMATION IN TURKEY AND SWEDEN: IN ASSOCIATION WITH TRAFFIC CLIMATE, TRAFFIC LOCUS OF CONTROL AND DRIVING SKILLS
ÖZTÜRK, İbrahim; Özkan, Türker; WALLÉN WARNER, Henriette; Department of Psychology (2021-7)
With technological developments, vehicles with different capabilities are becoming part of the traffic system. In recent years, vehicles with different levels of automation are taking the attention of both industry and aca...
VIBRANT SCHOOLS IN TURKEY: THE PERSPECTIVE OF SCHOOL PRINCIPALS TOWARDS VIBRANT SCHOOL CLIMATE
Gürdal, Ayşe Nur; Kondakçı, Yaşar; Department of Educational Administration and Planning (2021-7)
The purpose of the study was to highlight the fundamental pillars of a student-friendly school atmosphere and to suggest premises for vibrant school climate proposed by Clement, Tschannen-Moran, Hockaday, Feldstein (2017) ...
THE ROLE OF TRANSCULTURAL MEMORY IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF IDENTITY IN CARYL PHILLIPS’S FICTION
KIRPIKLI, DENİZ; Öztabak Avcı, Elif; Department of English Literature (2021-7-1)
Caryl Phillips’s engagement with the past, particularly the history of the black diaspora in Britain, is a significant aspect of his literary production. Focusing closely on Crossing the River (1993), A Distant Shore (2003...
Neoplatonism in Orthodox Christianity and Islam and Its Repercussions in Byzantine and Seljuk Architectures
Saracoğlu, Orçun Sena; Peker, Ali Uzay; Department of History of Architecture (2021-7)
Neoplatonism was arguably a significant factor in esoterically nurturing Christianity and Islam. It was influential in forming the worldview, culture, art, and architecture of the two religions. This study aims to trace ...
THE DETERMINANTS OF CREDIT CRUNCH IN TURKISH BANKING SECTOR: EVIDENCE FROM GRANULAR BANK-LEVEL DATA
Şenol, Ahmet; Ercan, Hakan; Department of Economics (2021-6-29)
Understanding pattern of the lending through macroeconomic indicators and financial fundamentals have an utmost significance to define and illustrate cycle of economic activity and supervision of financial stability. Both ...
Linguistic authenciticy and butlerian performativity of suicide in selected plays of the 1990s
Ronaghzadeh, Samindokht; Alpakın Martınez Caro, Dürrin; Department of English Literature (2021-6-04)
The theme of suicide carries an intense force of performance and persuasion and can be studied regarded as being both free from the text and dependent on the text. Being both imprisoned by and liberated from ...
Animal Exploitation at The Late Pleistocene- Holocene Transition in Upper Mesopotamia (10.900 – 7.700 CAL. BC) With A Focus on A Proposed Hunter-Gatherer Crisis
Torun, Ahmet Onur; Pişkin, Evangelia; Department of Settlement Archaeology (2021-6)
This study focuses on the archaeofaunal data from early prehistoric communities in Upper Mesopotamia (Euphrates, Tigris and Urfa regions) to understand whether the changing settlement pattern was interlinked with the cha...
Turkish rap music within the grip of popular culture
Elbir, İrem; Çakmur, Barış; Department of Media and Cultural Studies (2021-6)
Hip-hop has become one of the omnipresent and popular form of cultures in the present-day, which spreads across the world and the most known elements of this culture has always been rap music. This music becomes a way of e...
Personal practical knowledge of international faculty: A case study
Bahar Cemre, Karaağaçlı; Karaman, Abdullah Cendel; Department of English Language Teaching (2021-6)
In the context of internationalization, international faculty are considered among stakeholders in higher education. These instructors’ cognition about teaching reflects over the classroom and the institution through their...
“I NEED YOU TO SEND ME THE HOMEWORK PLEASE”: AN ANALYSIS OF ADULT ESL LEARNERS’ REQUESTIVE EMAILS TO FACULTY
Dinç Altun, Nilay; Işık Güler, Hale; Department of English Language Teaching (2021-6)
The study at hand investigates adult ESL learners' request emails to the faculty. The study aims to reveal the request strategies and the use of email components in the authentic emails of adult ESL learners when sending a...
AN INVESTIGATION OF PROFESSIONAL IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT ACROSS STUDENT, NOVICE AND EXPERIENCED EFL TEACHERS: THEIR EXPECTATIONS AND FEARS FOR THE FUTURE
Erdem Coşgun, Gamze; Savaş, Perihan; Department of English Language Teaching (2021-6)
The main purpose of this study was to investigate student, novice, and experienced English as a foreign language teachers’ professional identity development through the Possible Selves Theory in a Turkish context. The stud...
DESIGN AND PROPOSITION OF TECHNOLOGY POLICIES TO DIFFUSE GREENHOUSE TECHNOLOGIES IN TURKEY: A CASE FOR SPEAKING PLANT APPROACH
Baykal, Serra; Aydınoğlu, Arsev Umur; Department of Science and Technology Policy Studies (2021-6)
Main purpose of this thesis is to explore closed cultivation environment as greenhouses under protected cultivation in Turkey, emphasizing advanced production methods in use, challenges of improving current operations and ...
HIGH SCHOOL DROPOUT RATES IN MASSACHUSETTS: CONTRIBUTING SCHOOL FACTORS AND EFFECTIVENESS OF A CHANGE IN SCHOOL CHOICE MECHANISM
Akbulut, Orhun; Dayıoğlu Tayfur, Meltem; Department of Economics (2021-6)
It is viewed that high dropout rates in high school in the US is still a relevant and persistent problem. Apart from the individual reasons, school-related factors also contribute to the decision of dropping out. School ch...
THE EFFECTS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY MOBILE APPLICATION USAGE ON PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVEL, PERCEIVED HEALTH AND EXERCISE MOTIVATION IN RECREATIONAL ATHLETES
Numanoğlu, Elif; Hürmeriç Altunsöz, Irmak; Department of Physical Education and Sports (2021-6)
The purpose of this study was to explore the role of physical activity mobile application usage on physical activity level, perceived health, and exercise motivation of recreational athletes. Participants were 245 recreati...
THE ROLE OF REPETITION (FREQUENCY OF EXPOSURE) IN ADVERTISING. HOW DOES IT INFLUENCE CONSUMER RESPONSES? WHAT KIND OF FACTORS MODERATE THE EFFECTS OF REPETITION?
ABBASZADE, AYTAJ; Karababa, Eminegül; YILMAZ, CENGİZ; Department of Business Administration (2021-5-10)
Marketing is part of the areas of study that associates with daily lives, and with the increased use of social media, it stands out more than other subjects. On the other hand, advertising is used by the business organiza...
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