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  • Creating multi identities and gender in virtual world :A study of second life 

    Authors:Ünal, Pinar
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2015)
    This study aims to investigate the possibility of creating a virtual world. in this respect this thesis seeks answers to following questions: How is virtual reality different and similar to real life or does virtual reality has peculiar features of it? How do the users create identities through avatars in virtual world and then how and why to create multiple identities? is it possible to talk about a peculiar identity for a person in virtual reality? Why do users need to create multi identities ...

  • Cyber-carnival 

    Authors:Tekrin, Dilara
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2014)
    in this thesis i define the concept of the cyber-carnival as the non-official sphere of carnival in cyberspace and explore it in terms of the particular nature of cyberspace drawing upon Mikhail Bakhtin’s notion of the carnival. Since its earliest forms in ancient times the carnivalesque has generated second worlds in the realm of the carnival which differ from daily life in that they turn official life upside down temporarily cancelling its order. in the case of the cyber-carnival these worlds ...

  • The evolution of deterrence theory for a new dimension The challenges of cyber deterrence strategies in international system 

    Authors:Yılmaz, Atakan
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2019)
    States that have become the main actors of the international system after the Treaty of Westphalia; have seen cyberspace as a new field to carry out their traditional policies in addition to land, sea, air, and space. However, unlike other dimensions, since cyberspace is human-made and its design philosophy attaches importance to rapid and anonymous information sharing at low cost among parties rather than security; states face several non-traditional problems such as attribution problem, abundance ...