Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Literature and Ideology YTE 521 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. MUHAMMED HÜKÜM
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Arş. Gör. E. Neşe Demirdeler, Arş. Gör. M. Mustafa Örücü, Arş. Gör. Elmas Karakaş, Arş. Gör.Samet Çakmaker
Course Category
Course Objective Literary texts sometimes implicitly and sometimes explicitly come up with ideology. The place and role of ideology in literature, and the relation between ideology and literature is going to be handle in this lesson. It is aimed to go ideology throughout literary text. It is known that the Turkish literature was impressed from the western ideologies. It is aimed to clarify the role and the function of this impression in the texts.
Course Content The relation between literature and ideology
İdeology in poetry and prose
Turkish modernisation and its relation with ideology
Tanzimat modernisation and its place in the literary Works
Ideology in the literary works of early period Republic
Westernism and its effects on literary works
The thought of Kemalism and Nationalism in the literary Works
Marxism, and Socialist Realism
Existantialism, Bergson and his effects on literature
The effects of Oryantalism on the Turkish novel
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Wha is ideology? The attempt to form a conceptual frame; ideology among philosopy, religon and ethics.
2 The relationship of literature with ideology. What is the role of ideology in producing aesthetic value. Ideology in the literary text. Signs of ideological apparatuses in the literary texts.
3 Close up such terms as intellectual bourgeois, worldview
4 The ideology of Marx and Weber. Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar and Marxism,
5 Existantialism: Sartre, Bergson, Heidegger: The effects of Bergson on the Repulic period of the Turkish poetry
6 The effects of Freud and his thoughts on the literary text. The concept of subconscious
7 Nietzsche his thoughts and effects
8 Derrida and deconstructivism: From philosopy to literature
9 The aesthetics of Hegel and some bases of its
10 Colonialism and postcolonialism. Some examples from the Turkish literature.
11 Orientalism, Self-Orientalism. The orientalism in the Works of Orhan Pamuk
12 The ideology in the Works of Republic period. Custommade, thesis literary texts: Yaban, Vurun Kahpeye, Yeşil Gece
13 Necip Fazıl, Sezai karakoç and İslamic thought
14 Kemal Tahir an the Westernization
Course Notes Şerif Mardin, İdeoloji,<br>Şerif Mardin, Siyasal ve Sosyal Bilimler<br>Edward Said, Oryantalizm,<br>Cemil Meriç, Mağaradakiler,<br>Cemil Meriç, Umrandan Uygarlığa<br>Hilmi Yavuz, Kültür Üzerine<br>Hilmi Yavuz, Felsefe Üzerine<br>Lan Almod, Yeni Oryantalistler<br>Terry Eagleton, ideoloji<br>Terry Eagleton, Marksizm ve Edebiyat Eleştirisi<br>Terry Eagleton, Estetiğin ideolojisi
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Turkish language and literature that investigates, evaluates current scientific publications. And that earns discipline of research. X
2 Uses the required level of computer technology in language learning.
3 Knows the history of the language associated with the initial period of the Turkish language, by using the methods with linguistics makes analysis of phone, form, sentence and meaning.
4 The flow of the life and ideas of hundreds of years of Turkish literature; all genres (poetry, novel, story, drama, etc.) literary periods and determine the historical, political, social, cultural factors, movements, communities, movements, and formed around the collection of literary events; general characteristics of the period X
5 Obtains knowledge of research methods and bibliography, new research reveals. X
6 A comparative method examines the texts of Divan literature. And by the methods of modern literature gains new information.
7 Applies the methods and techniques required in the field of folk literature.
8 Makes comments practical and analytical related to language in any patient.
9 Acquire a comprehensive information related to the field and itself contributes to this information. X
10 Communicates with the Turkish World and analyzes and interprets contemporary Turkish dialects.
11 Have information for grammar and literary text analyse
12 Course develops student’s the ability of assess the history of Turkish literature.
13 Course develops student’s the ability of understand the choice literary works.
14 Course develops student’s the ability of increasing expertise.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Ödev 20
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 5 80
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Assignment 1 6 6
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 2 2
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6