|Course Name||Code||Semester||T+U Hours||Credit||ECTS|
|Security and Foreign Policy Of Russia||ULI 536||0||3 + 0||3||6|
|Recommended Optional Courses|
|Course Coordinator||Doç.Dr. OSAMA AMOUR|
|Course Objective||It is quite important to know the position of Federation of Russia in the world system in the aspect of international relations. From this point of view, investigate the interrelations history of the international system in which Federation of Russia take place.
Follow the progresses of the ideas that influence the foreign political decisions in the new identity surge trials of Russia in both state and society levels and interrogate the effects of these in the aspect of international system-interstates influence.
|Course Content||The security and foreign policy of Russia; National Security understanding and Military Doctrines of Russian Federation
Nationalities Policy (Central Asia´s Sovietization) and the system of the USSR.Development of the Russian Foreign Policy during Twentieth Century and general overview of the foreign policies followed during the USSR period.
Collapse of USSR and Foreign Policies followed during Yeltsin Period
Military, Social and Cultural Factors affecting the Russian Foreign Policy
Evolution of Russian Foreign Policy in the 20th Century. the Development of Ethnic Chaos:Affecting RFP The Chechen problem and the Chechen war (political, social, and cultural) outcomes and Relations with Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabagh
Key Factors Affecting the Russian Foreign Policy; Alternative aproaches of the Russian Foreign Policy; Impact of Reforms glastnost-perestroika) Security Strategies of US and Russia after 9/11; Relationships of Russia and the U.S. in terms of security of the Eurasian Relations
|#||Course Learning Outcomes||Teaching Methods||Assessment Methods|
|1||Analyze the state structure, national structure, organizations, passed evolutions, progresses, struggles and alterations of the people, classes and groups of Federation of Russia which is a neighbour of Turkey and the leader of the Eastern Block in the Co||Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion,||Testing, Homework,|
|2||It is quite important to know the position of Federation of Russia in the world system in the aspect of international relations. From this point of view, investigate the interrelations history of the international system in which Federation of Russia take||Lecture, Question-Answer,||Testing, Homework, Performance Task,|
|3||Comment on the gathered knowledge and idea about the recent subjects and issues related with Turkish-Russian relations with its historical, social, cultural dimensions.||Question-Answer, Discussion,||Homework,|
|4||Analyze the reason and result associations of interstate conflicts in the recent political construction of Federation of Russia by use of comparative methods.||Question-Answer, Discussion,||Performance Task,|
|5||Follow the progresses of the ideas that influence the foreign political decisions in the new identity surge trials of Russia in both state and society levels and interrogate the effects of these in the aspect of international system-interstates influence.||Lecture, Discussion,||Homework, Performance Task,|
|6||Synthesize and identify the problems and the solutions of the complex events lived in Federation of Russia from past to present day.||Lecture,||Testing, Performance Task,|
|Week||Course Topics||Preliminary Preparation|
|1||National Security understanding and Military Doctrines of Russian Federation|
|2||Nationalities Policy (Central Asia´s Sovietization) and the system of the USSR.Development of the Russian Foreign Policy during Twentieth Century and general overview of the foreign policies followed during the USSR period.|
|3||Collapse of USSR and Foreign Policies followed during Yeltsin Period|
|4||Military, Social and Cultural Factors affecting the Russian Foreign Policy|
|5||Evolution of Russian Foreign Policy in the 20th Century. the Development of Ethnic Chaos:Affecting RFP The Chechen problem and the Chechen war (political, social, and cultural) outcomes and Relations with Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabagh|
|6||Key Factors Affecting the Russian Foreign Policy; Alternative aproaches of the Russian Foreign Policy; Impact of Reforms glastnost-perestroika)|
|7||Security Strategies of US and Russia after 9/11; Relationships of Russia and the U.S. in terms of security of the Eurasian Relations|
|9||Russian Foreign Policy during Putin´s Period and Putin´s Foreign Policy Followed against the regional instabilities|
|10||Russia´s Regional Organizations and Associations CIS countries, the Russian Federation, Central Asia, the Caucasus Relations) (NATO, Shanghai Cooperation, the Eurasian Economic Union, GUAM, BSEC, etc.).|
|11||Russia EU Relations (Russia´s European Security in Position)|
|12||Relations with the Middle East|
|13||Relations with the People´s Republic of China|
|14||Energy Issue and Pipeline Projects (Turkey and Russia)|
|Course Notes||1. Aleksandr Golts, ?Voenno-Politiçesku Şantaj?, İtogi.<br>2. Asem Nauşabay Hekimoğlu, Rusya?nın Dış Politikası, Vadi Yay., İstanbul 2007<br>3. Aleksandr Sushko, ?The Dark Side of Integration: Ambitions of Dominatian in Russia?s Backyard? The Washington Quarterly, Spring 2004, s.119-130.<br>4. Alexandre Grigoriantz, ?Kafkasya Halkları Tarihi ve Etnografik Bir Sentez?, Çev. Doğan Yurdakul, İstanbul 20000, 223 s.<br>5. Almir Abrec, ?Kuzey Kafkasya?daki Karmaşık Durum: Yeni Felaketlerden Kaçınma Yollları?, Kafkasya Yazıları, Sonbahar 1999, S.20-23.<br>6. C. Vendil, ?The Russian Security Council?, European Security, C.10, no.2, 2001 Yaz, ss.67-81.<br>7. Dmitri Trenin, ?Russia and Global Security Norms? The Washington Quarterly, Spring 2004, s.63-77.<br>8. Elnur Hasan Mikail, Yeni Çarlar ve Rus Dış Politikası, (Editör. Deniz Saraç), İstanbul 2007<br>9. Erhan Büyükakıncı, ?Değişen Dünyada Rusya ve Ukrayna?, İstanbul 2003<br>10. Giray Saynur Bozkurt, .-?ABD ve AB Ekseninde Vladimir Putin Dönemi Rus Dış Politikasına Bakış?, 21. Yüzyılda Rusya, AB ve Türkiye?den Yansımalar, Oğuz Kaymakçı (ed.), Türkmen Kitabevi, İstanbul 2007, ss.65-92<br>11. Giray Saynur Bozkurt, ?Gürcistan, Ukrayna ve Kırgızistan?da Kadife Devrimler?, Özel Dosya, Jeopolitik Dergisi, Sayı 27, Nisan 2006, ss.89-100.<br>12. Giray Saynur Bozkurt ,??Enerji Nakil Hatları ve Türkiye-Rusya İlişkileri?, Stratejik Araştırmalar Dergisi, Sayı:7 Şubat 2006, ss.21-45. <br>13. Giray Saynur Bozkurt, ?Kırım Tatarları ve Sürgün?, Stalin ve Türk Dünyası, Emine Gürsoy Naskali-LiaiŞahin (ed.), Kaknüs Yay., İstanbul 2007, ss.221-232.<br>14. Giray Saynur Bozkurt ,-?Ukrayna-Özerk Cumhuriyeti?nde Yaşayan Kırım Tatarlarının/Türklerinin Sosyo-Ekonomik Kültürel Statü Sorunları ve Alternatif Çözümler?, Türk Dünyasının Problemleri ve Çözüm Önerileri, Necdet Öztürk-Ali Satan (ed.), IQ-Kültür Sanat Yay., İstanbul 2007, ss.221-268<br>15. Giray Saynur Bozkurt ,??Turuncu Devrim Sonrası Ukrayna ve Kırım?, Kırım Dergisi, Sayı;54, Ocak-Şubat-Mart 2006, ss.15-27<br>16. Giray Saynur Bozkurt, ?Democratic and Authoritarian Tendencies in Uzbekistan? July 15-18 2007, Warsaw University, Warsaw East European Conference 2007/ Poland-Warsaw<br>17. Giray Saynur Bozkurt ?From Independence To Today Turkish Republics/ Bağımsızlıktan Günümüze Türk Cumhuriyetleri?, Türk Dünyasında Sosyal Bilimler: Kuram, Yöntem ve Uygulama Cilt I-II; Sakarya Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü- Kırgızistan Kommersiyalık Enstitüsü Türk Dünyası İşletme Fakültesi, Celalabat-Kırgızistan, 3. Uluslararası Türk Dünyası Sosyal Bilimler Kongresi, 05-09 Haziran 2005, (ISBN 975-7988-28-6), Sakarya 2005, s.317-337.<br>18. Giray Saynur Bozkurt. Turkey´s Political Relations with Turkic Republics (in Transcaucasia and Central Asia) in CIS countries?, Poland- Warsaw East European Conference- International Conference, WARSAW UNIVERSITY, July 5 ? 8 2006, Poland- Warsaw/Varşova<br>19. Giray Saynur Bozkurt ?Democratic and Authoritarian Tendencies in Uzbekistan? July 15-18 2007, Warsaw University, Warsaw East European Conference 2007/ Poland-Warsaw|
|Course Resources||Giray Saynur Bozkurt ?Democratic and Authoritarian Tendencies in Uzbekistan? July 15-18 2007, Warsaw University, Warsaw East European Conference 2007/ Poland-Warsaw
Giray Saynur Bozkurt ?Turkey?s Role In Central Asıa And The Caucasus After The Collapse Of The Ussr (1991)?, 5th Eupra General Conference Chalenges Peace And Democracy In Europe International Symposium Sakarya University, Turkey, 21?24 August 2007.
21. Graham E. Fuller, ?The Emergence of Central Asia?, Foreign Policy, Spring 1990, s.50,63, 65.
Igor Ivanov, ?The New Russian Identity: Innovation and Continuity in Russian Foreign Policy?, The Washington Quarterly, Summer 2001, s.7-13.
Kamil Ağacan, ?Gürcistan?a Yönelik Artan Rus Baskıları ve Türkiye?, Stratejik Analiz, Ağustos 2000.
M. Broxup, ?North Caucasus Barrier: The Russian Advance Towards the Muslim World? Inc. Maps, 1996, 252 p.
25. M. Light, ?Post-Soviet Russian Foreign Policy? Der. A. Brown, Contemporary-Russian Politics, Oxford Univ. Pres 2001, s.422-423.
Michael Rywkin,?Russia and the Abroad under Putin?, American Foreign Policy Interests, No:25:3-12, 2003.
Ministerstvo Inastrannıh del Rossiyhskoy Federatsii? Konferantsiya Vneşney Politiki Rossiyskoy Federatsii, s.1-17.
28. N. Berdyaev, ?The Russian Idea?, Londra, 1947
29. Necdet Pamir, ?Bakü-Ceyhan Petrol Boru Hattı: Orta Asya ve Kafkasya?da Bitmeyen Oyun?, Ankara 1999.
Robert O. Freedman, ?Russıan Polıcy Toward The Mıddle East Under Yeltsın And Putın?, Jerusalem Letter / Viewpoints / 2 September 2001 http://www.jcpa.org/jl/vp461.htm
32. S. Hunter, ?Transcaucasus in Transition: Nation Building and Conflict? USA 1996, Schwartz, D. - Panossian, R. (eds.), ?Politics of Nation Building in Post Soviet Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia?, Canada 1994 149p.
33. Suat Bilge, ?Bağımsız Devletler Topluluğu ve Türkiye?, Avrasya Etüdleri, Cilt 1, Sayı 4, Kış 1995, Tika s.77.
Suny, G. (ed.), ?Transcaucasia, nationalism and social change: Essays in the history of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia?, USA 1996.
Valentin Fedotova, ?Terorizm:Globalizatsiya? Cosmopil, No.5, 2003.
F. Stephen Larrabee ve Ian O. Lesser, Belirsizlik Döneminde Türk Dış Politikası, ss. 133-164.
Gareth Winrow, ?Türkiye, Orta Asya?da Bağımsızlığını Yeni Kazanmış Devletler ve Trans-Kafkasya,? Türkiye?nin Dış Politika Gündemi içinde, ss.260-283.
|Order||Program Outcomes||Level of Contribution|
|1||Having and using advanced knowledge and comprehension supported by textbooks including actual knowledge in international relations literature, materials and the other scientific resources||X|
|2||Analyzing data, ideas and concepts of foreign policy and international relations, determining complex events and topics, making discussions and developing new suggestions in accordance with researches||X|
|3||Having knowledge and thought about actual topics and problems together with their historical, social and cultural aspects||X|
|4||Introducing those who are interested in international events with the topics of international relations and teaching clearly the problems of international relations and the types of solutions||X|
|5||Having the skills to take initiatives, capacity for team-working and open-minded||X|
|6||Using Turkish well, having a good written and oral communication and also having ability of empathy||X|
|7||Having skill to improve career in the jobs such as attaché and ambassador||X|
|8||Having the skill about methods and techniques in reaching knowledge||X|
|9||Having conscious about professional and scientific ethics||X|
|10||Accessing, examining and elucidating with scientific methods to the knowledge of international relations and expanding literature about international relations||X|
|Semester Studies||Contribution Rate|
|1. Ara Sınav||60|
|1. Kısa Sınav||10|
|2. Kısa Sınav||10|
|1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya||50|
|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||2||32|
|Total Workload / 25 (Hours)||5.6|