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  • A 2020 vision for the Black Sea region: the Commission on the Black Sea proposes 

    The Black Sea region is coming into its own although it is at times a contested and dangerous neighbourhood. Despite heightened interest in the region its real priorities and needs are still being largely ignored by insiders and outsiders alike. What is needed are regional solutions for regional problems. The authors present the key findings and recommendations of the Commission on the Black Sea a civil society initiative comprising a number of current and former policy-makers scholars and ...

  • Anytime. Everywhere. Mobile learning in higher education: creating a GIS course 

    Authors:Erkollar, Alptekin; Oberer, Birgit
    Publisher and Date:(Springer-Verlag Berlin, 2012)
    The course concepts introduced in this contribution were implemented in 2011 in a university in Turkey and show an approach for integrating mobile learning modules in higher education. The results of the course show the advantages as well as potential for improvement of the system and the use of it in higher education.

  • Avrupa Birligi surecinde sivil toplumun onemi ve TUSIAD'in rolu 

    Authors:Turk, Eylem
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2008)
    Turkiye'de sivil toplumun yapisindan yola cikarak sivil toplumun Avrupa Birligi surecine etkisi bu calismanin teorik kismini olusturmaktadir. Arastirma neticesinde Turkiye'nin uyelik surecinde TuSÝAD'in calismalarinin uzun bir gecmise dayandigi ve guclu etkisi bulundugu tespit edilmistir. TuSÝAD 1987 yilindan beri uyesi bulundugu Avrupa ozel sektorunun temsil orgutu BUSiNESSEUROPE'daki (eski adiyla UNiCE) varligi 1996 yilinda acilan Bruksel Temsilciligi 2000 yilinda acilan Ankara Temsilciligi ve ...

  • Avrupa Birligi'ne uyum surecinin Turkiye'de yerel yonetimlere yansimasi 

    Authors:Kalko, Umit
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2010)
    Tum dunyayi ve tum alanlari etkileyen kuresellesme sureci yerel yonetimlerin yapisini da etkilemistir. Avrupa Birligi'ne tam uye olma yolunda ilerleyen Turkiye Avrupa Birligi tarafindan benimsenen ve uygulanan kurallara uyum saglamak zorundadir. Demokrasinin ve halkin katilimin saglandigi birinci basamak yerel yonetimlerdir. Avrupa Birligi de yerel yonetimlerle ilgili daha saglikli politikalar gelistirebilmek amaciyla uluslar arasi konjonkturde yer alan gelismelere uymustur. Tum demokratik ulkelerde ...

  • Batı enerji güvenliği ve Türkiye 

    Bu makale yakın zamanda petrol ve doğalgaz gibi iki önemli ham-madde etrafında gündeme gelen ve soğuk savaş dönemini anımsatan çekişmeyi konu edinmektedir. Makale uluslararası piyasalardaki fıyat artışları sonucu, petrol ve doğalgaz zengini Rusya’nın elinde bulunan dolar rezervlerinin arttığını, buna bağlı olarak Rusya’nın, Stalin dönemini hatırlatan bir yayılmacılık ve etki alanı oluşturmaya çalıştığını tartışmaktadır. Rusya ve Ukrayna arasında boy gösteren bu çatışma bahsi geçen ham ...

  • The comparative roles of the European Union and the African Union in peacekeeping 

    Authors:Nlem, Anne Paule Ngoh
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2016)
    The concept of peacekeeping has been the subject of several studies specifically since the end of the Cold War. This thesis focuses on the evolution of peacekeeping both at the conceptual and the practical level by looking at the comparative roles of the European Union (EU) and the African Union (AU) in the African continent through three case-studies in order to test the capabilities and effectiveness of the EU and the AU in dealing with conflicts in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Darfur and ...

  • Cross Border Healthcare: Advancing E-Health in Europe 

    E-Health refers to tools and services using information and communication technologies that can improve the management and monitoring of a health system and improve prevention diagnosis and treatment for patients. Health services across Europe are becoming increasingly unsustainable. The E-Health approach can benefit the entire community by improving access to care and quality of care by making the health sector more efficient. E-Health solutions are generally welcomed by all users because of their ...

  • Çok uluslu şirketlerin kurumsal sosyal sorumluluk anlayışı ve çevre politikaları 

    Authors:Uykun, Elçin
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2010)
    Global bir guc haline gelen cok Uluslu sirketlerin (cUS) bulunduklari lokasyonda ya da ana merkezinde sadece kar gudusuyle hareket etmeleri degil artik toplum tarafindan yararli sayilabilecek faaliyetlerde de bulunmalari beklenmektedir. Bu calismanin amaci cUS'larin Kurumsal Sosyal Sorumluluk calismalarini ve uluslararasi cevre politikalarini inceleyerek yapilan projelerin cevre politikalarina ne kadar uyum sagladigi da gozlemlemektir.

  • Devletlerin güvenlik algılamasında enerji kaynaklarının rolü: hazar havzası orneği 

    Authors:Huseyinoglu, Aslı
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2009)
    Bu tezin amaci kuresel degisimler surecinde dunya enerji kaynaklari ile bunlarin sorunlarini ele almak ve bu kapsamda Turkiye'nin yerini belirlemektir. Sanayi devrimi sonrasinda gerek gelisme gerekse gelismekte olan ulkelerin artan nufuslari uretim ve hizmet faaliyetlerinde ihtiyac duydugu enerjiye olan talepleri hizla artmistir

  • Escalating rivalries and diverging interests: prospects for stability and security in the Black Sea region 

    The Black Sea region is increasingly becoming a priority on the international agenda. In fact a regional approach is emerging as actors understand that common problems need to be addressed jointly. Nevertheless cooperation efforts are hampered by a number of factors such as uneven economic and political development within and among countries nationalist forces and longstanding animosities between regional players. In this context it is imperative to foster sound policies aimed at strengthening ...

  • EU conditionality and desecuritization nexus in Turkey 

    Borrowing the Copenhagen school's lexicon of desecuritization the present paper appraises the EU's role as a desecuritizing agent for Turkey with a particular focus on security speech-acts about Kurdish separatism' and political Islam'. Taking up the illustrative cases of silencing the military and abandoning limits to freedom of speech reflected in EU-Turkey accession documents this paper observes the ways in which the EU membership conditionality has been an important catalyst for Turkey's ...

  • The European Union and NATO maritime security cooperation in the Mediterranean 

    Authors:Baldıran Selen
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2020)
    Today, Europeans are facing a large migration crisis in the Mediterranean. To tackle this humanitarian crisis, while the European Union (EU) decides maritime security operation called "Sophia" in 2015, NATO has played a supportive and complementary role to Operation Sophia in the Mediterranean with its maritime security operation called "Sea Guardian" since 2016. In this connection, the objective of the thesis work has tried to answer this research question: "To what extent is the EU and NATO ...

  • Gümrük birliği sonrası Türkiye-AB ilişkileri ve Almanya'nın önemi, ekonomi-politik bir analiz, 1996-2005 

    Authors:Okur, İbrahim
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2013)
    Hazırlanan bu çalışma, Gümrük Birliği sonrası Türkiye’nin Avrupa Birliği serüvenini, müzakerelerin başlamasına kadar ayrıntılı bir şekilde anlatmıştır. Bu tez giriş ve sonuç bölümleri haricinde üç ana bölümden oluşmaktadır. Birinci bölümde Gümrük Birliği Anlaşması’nın yürürlüğe konması, bu kapsamda yapılanlar ve sonuçlarıyla birlikte Helsinki Zirvesi’ne kadar olanlar anlatılmıştır. İkinci bölümde, Helsinki Zirvesi’nde üye adaylığı statüsünün kazanılmasından sonra, 2002 Kopenhag Zirvesi’ne kadar ...

  • New regionalism in Europe's Black Sea Region: The EU BSEC and changing practices of regionalism 

    Authors:Hajizada, Mukhtar; Marciacq, Florent
    Publisher and Date:(2013)
    What kind of region is the wider Black Sea area (WBSA)? Is it constructed by practices of regionalism framed by the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) or does it follow a more inclusive scheme of integration propelled by European Union (EU) policy instruments such as the Black Sea Synergy? This paper investigates the very nature of regionalism in the Black Sea region by focusing on trade integration. It measures and compares how patterns of intra-regional and cross-regional ...

  • The AKP story: Turkey's bumpy reform path towards the European Union 

    Authors:McDonald, Deniz Bingöl
    Publisher and Date:(2011)
    The Justice and Development Party (AKP) government between 2002 and 2007 managed to accomplish unprecedented economic reforms maintaining 8% growth and passed legislation to change Turkey into a more democratic country in line with the Copenhagen political conditions. After being rewarded with the start of accession negotiations in 2005 and an electoral landslide in 2007 AKP's second term in office is in stark contrast with its earlier days of glory. AKP disengaged itself from the IMF agreement ...

  • The Innovation Union Scoreboard: helping Europe become more innovative 

    In this contribution we focus on the Europe 2020 growth strategy its targets initiatives and on EU tools on growth one of which is the 'Innovation Union Scoreboard' (IUS) which includes innovation indicators and trend analyses for the EU27 Member States and other countries such as the US Canada or Japan. The main focus of this analysis in progress is drawing a picture about the European 2020 strategy in the center of innovation and analyzing the IUS structure from its beginnings in 2007 up to the ...

  • Transnational organized crime :how Turkey and european union combat with it? 

    Authors:Selimoğlu, Fatma Hande
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2010)
    Transnational organized crime (TOC) is a profit making activity intervening in the economic political and social lives of countries. The illegal smuggling trafficking activities and the money laundering businesses of TOC cause political instability and economic losses. TOC involves several states which necessitates global and regional cooperation either in the sense of police combating the crime or in the sense of governmental response and policy development against illegal transnational activities. ...

  • Turkey's objectıve of full membershıp ın the eu wıth reference to maastrıcht crıterıa 

    The study aims to analyze whether Turkey has internalized its goal of full membership in the European Union by taking into account Turkey’s compliance with the Maastricht criteria. The study uses a cointegration approach and finds that a long-term relationship exists between the ratios of inflation rates, interest rates and budget deficit ratios with Gross Domestic Product. However, no long-term relationship was found regarding the ratio of public debt to Gross Domestic Product. The study ...

  • Türk rekabet hukukunda hakim durumun kötüye kullanılması 

    Authors:Balta, İdil
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2014)
    Bu tez, 4054 sayılı Rekabetin Korunması Hakkında Kanun'un 6. maddesi çerçevesinde hâkim durum ve ilgili temel kavramlar ile bu durumun kötüye kullanıldığı hallerini incelemektedir. Rekabet kanunları, devletin ekonomiye serbest rekabeti kurma ve koruma amacıyla müdahale aracıdır. Hem liberal ekonomik sistemin benimsenmesinin yarattığı bir ihtiyaç hem de Avrupa Birliğine üyelik hedefi doğrultusunda verilen taahhütlerin bir neticesi olarak, 13 Aralık 1994 tarihinde 4054 sayılı Rekabetin Korunması ...