Languages


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NAME DEGREE THESIS TITLE ADVISOR YEAR
Marloes Cornelissen PhD The World of Ambassador Jacobus Colyer: Material Culture of the 'Dutch' Nation in Istanbul during the first half of the 18th century Tülay Artan 2014/2015
Adam Bennet Mc Connel PhD Dean Acheson and the Turkish-American Alliance, 1945-1953 Cemil Koçak 2013/2014
Zeynep Kutluata PhD Ottoman Women and the State during World War 1 Hakan Erdem
2013/2014
Maximilian Hartmuth PhD In Search of the Provincial Artist: Networks, Services and Ideas in Ottoman Balkans and the Question of Structural Change
Bratislav Pantelic 2010/2011
Zeynep Nevin Yelce PhD The Making of Sultan Süleyman: A Study of Process/es of Image Making and Reputation Management Metin Kunt 2008/2009
Aysel Danaci Yildiz PhD Vaka-yı Selimiyye or the Selimiyye Incident: A Study of the May 1807 Rebellion Aksin Somel 2007/2008
Nazan Maksudyan PhD Hearing the Voiceless-Seeing the Invisible: Orphans and Destitude Children as Actors of Social, Economic, and Political History in the Late Ottoman Empire Aksin Somel 2007/2008
Candan Badem PhD The Ottomans and the Crimean War Hakan Erdem 2006/2007
Selcuk Dursun PhD Forest and the State: History of Foresty and Forest Administration in the Ottoman Empire Aksin Somel 2006/2007
Fatma Pelin Tığlay MA Division of Inheritance and Capital Accumulation: Case of Bursa from Probate Registers, 1700-1840 Hülya Canbakal 2014/2015
Hatice Sezer MA The Reformist Horizons of Ahmed Cevdet Paşa: The Nations of Civilization(Medeniyet), Progress(Terakki), Solidarity(Asabiyet) Akşin Somel 2014/2015
Merve Uçar Nurcan MA The Road to Non-Action: The Ottomans Between the British Empire and Mahdiyya in the Sudan Hakan Erdem 2014/2015
Murat Kıvanç Köroğlu MA Greek Citizens in the Otoman Lands as Artisans and Shopkeepers and the Qustion of Nationality 1830-1860 Hakan Erdem 2014/2015
Uğur Derin MA Legitimization of the Single-Party Period of Turkey: A Critical Approach Cemil Koçak 2014/2015
Mustafa İlter MA Socio- Economic Structure of 1844’s Bursa according to Temettuat Register Hülya Canbakal 2013/2014
Önder Eren Akgül MA Yemen as an Ottoman Frontier and Attempt to Build a Native Army: Asakir-I Hamidiye Akşin Somel 2013/2014
Sultan Toprak MA Where People Met: Bozahouses, Coffeehouses and Taverns in the Light of the 16th and 17th Century Court Records of Istanbul Tülay Artan 2013/2014
Abdullah Vahdi Kanatsız MA Da’wah an-Nafs: Şehzade Korkud on Örf and Shari’a in the Ottoman Context Metin Kunt 2012/2013
Azize Fatma Çakır MA Households in Ottoman Politics: The Rivalry Between Husrev Mehmed Pasha and Mehmed Ali Pasha of Egypt Hakan Erdem 2012/2013
Duygu Yıldırım  MA Fantasies of the end: Cosmology and Apocalypse in Dürr-I Meknun Metin Kunt 2012/2013
Özgün Deniz Yoldaşlar MA The Realization of Mehmed IV’s Ghazi Title at the Campaign of Kamaniçe Tülay Artan 2012/2013
Tuğçe Kayaal MA The Issue of Ottoman Centralization and Local Reactions: Political and Ideological Transformation of Mount Lebanon Between 1858 and 1900 Aksin Somel 2012/2013
Ahmet Bilaloglu MA Contextualizing and 18th Century Ottoman Elite: Şerif Halil Paşa of Şumnu and his Patronage Tulay Artan 2010/2011
Can Veyselgil MA The Ottoman Empire and 'The Rest of the Worlds': Late Ottoman First Person Narratives Regarding the Ottoman Perceptions on the Non European World and the Ottoman Periphery Hakan Erdem 2010/2011
Henry Randel Shapiro MA Diverse Views on the Legitimacy of the Ottoman Sultanate among Greek Chroniclers of the Early Modern Period Metin Kunt 2010/2011
Nazlı Ipek Huner MA Traveling within the Empire: Perceptions of the East in the Historical Narratives of Mustafa Âli and Evliya Çelebi on Cairo Tulay Artan 2010/2011
Asli Menevse MA From Empire to Republic: A Study of Changes in Advertorial Prose, 1876-1928 Hakan Erdem 2009/2010
Bojana Savic MA The Otoman Says: 'To Hell with the Serbs' Troublesome Coexistence in the Mid-Nineteenth Century Belgrade through the Eyes of Two Contemporaries - Belgradi Raşid and Nikola Hristic as Spokesmen for Respective Sides Fikret Adanir 2009/2010
Cenk Cengiz MA An Analysis of a Short-Lived Cinema Journal: The Young Cinema (Genc Sinema) in Turkey, 1968-1971 Cemil Kocak 2009/2010
Pinar Ceylan MA My Tracing a 'Middle Class': An Inquiry on the Otoman City of Kayseri 17th and 18th Centuries Hulya Canbakal 2009/2010
Seyma Afacan MA From Traditionalism to Modernism: Mental Health in the Ottoman Empire Hakan Erdem 2009/2010
Tarek A. Abu Hussein MA Historians and Historical Thought in an Ottoman World: Biographical Writing in 16 and 17 Century Syria/Bilad Al-Sham Metin Kunt 2009/2010
Eda Guclu MA Political Reforms in Turkey and EU Membership: Honor Killings and Kurdish Language Fights Hulya Canbakal 2008/2009
Emre Erol MA Reproaching Hüseyin (İştirakçi) Hilmi: An Otoman Socialist in Early 20th Century Fikret Adanir 2008/2009
Hakan Karpuzcu MA Late Ottoman Modernism / Rationalist Discourses on Islam: Superstition, sufism and Şemseddin Günaltay
Aksin Somel 2008/2009
Mehmet Kuru MA Relations between Otoman Corsairs and the Imperial Navy in the 16th Century Hakan Erdem 2008/2009
Mehmet Can Omay MA General Political Opinions of an Opponent Journalist During the Early Republican Period: Faik Ahmet Barutçu and Istikbal Newspaper (1923-1925) Cemil Kocak 2008/2009
Melis Taner MA Power to Kill a Discourse of the Royal Hunt during the Reigns of Süleyman the Magnificient and Ahmet I Tulay Artan 2008/2009
Umit Eser MA Philethism in the Balkans: The Formation of the Bulgarian Exarchate (1830-1878) Fikret Adanir 2008/2009
Zeynep Cetrez MA A Spanish Gaze: Vicente Blasco Ibanez's Oriente (1907) Hakan Erdem 2008/2009
Ozer Murat Kunacav MA The Formations and Constructions of the American Identity: A Case for Classical Antiquity Hakan Erdem 2007/2008
Adam Bennett McConnel MA The CHP, the U.S. and Ulus: The Portrayal of the United States in Ulus Gazetesi During WW2 Cemil Kocak 2007/2008
Ahmet Tunc Sen MA The Dream of a 17th Century Ottoman Intellectual Veysi and his Habname Hakan Erdem 2007/2008
Zozan Pehlivan MA The Rich and the Poor: Wealth Polarization in Late 18th Century Ayntab Hulya Canbakal 2007/2008
Aleksandar Sopov MA Falling Like an Autumen Leaf: The Historical Visions of the Battle of the Maritsa/Meriç River and the Quest for a Place Called Sırpsındığı
Hakan Erdem 2006/2007
Ayse Ezgi Dikici MA Imperfect Bodies, Perfect Companions? Dwarfs and Mutes at the Ottoman Court in the 16th and 17th Centuries Hakan Erdem 2006/2007
Irfan Kokdas MA Celeps, Butchers and the Sheep: The Worlds of Meat in Istanbul in the 16th-17th Centuries Hakan Erdem 2006/2007
Konstantia A. Samara MA Identity Issues of the Ottoman Greeks in the Age of Nationalism as Reflected in the Educational Policies of the Greek Community of Istanbul 1895-1915 Aksin Somel 2006/2007
Hadi Hosainy  MA Sulh in 18th Century Ottoman Fatwa Compilations Hulya Canbakal 2006/2007
Emre Sunu MA The Great War and the Visual Mobilization of the Ottoman Public Sphere: The Case of Donanma Journal  Aksin Somel 2006/2007
Ugur Pece MA Greek Ottomans in the 1908 Parliament Aksin Somel 2006/2007
Ceren Arkman MA The Launching of the Turkish Thesis of History: A Close Textual Analysis Halil Berktay 2005/2006
Zeynep Kutluata MA Gender and War During the Late Ottoman and Early Republican Periods: The Case of Black Fatmas Hakan Erdem 2005/2006
Bekir Harun Kucuk MA Contexts and Construction of Ottoman Science with Special References to Astronomy  Hakan Erdem & Halil Berktay 2004/2005
Burcu Gurgan MA Images of Sexuality in the 16th Century Ottoman Society: Mehmed Gazali's Dafi'ü'l Gumüm Hakan Erdem 2004/2005
Guldeniz Kibris MA Creating Turkishness: An Examination of Turkish Nationalism Through Gök-Börü Halil Berktay 2004/2005
Emine Ekin Tusalp MA Treating Outlaws and Registering Miscreants in Early Modern Ottoman Society: A Study on the Legal Diagnosis of Deviance in Şeyhülislam Fatwas Tulay Artan 2004/2005
Semi Ertan MA An Armenain at the Turkish Parliament in the Early Republican Period: Berç Türker Keresteciyan 1870-1949 Cemil Kocak 2004/2005
Sinem Arcak MA Üsküdar as the Site for Mosque Complexes of Royal Woman in the 16th Century Metin Kunt 2004/2005
Vefa Erginbas MA Forerunner of the Ottoman Enlightment: İbrahim Müteferrika and his Intellectual Landscape Hakan Erdem 2004/2005
Dogan Gurpinar MA The Seljuks of Rum in Turkish Republican Nationalist Historiography Halil Berktay 2003/2004
Esat Arslan MA Social and Ethical Thought of Bediüzzaman Said-i Kürdi Aksin Somel 2003/2004
Husnu Ada MA The First Ottoman Civil Society Organization in the Service of Ottoman State: The Case of the Ottoman Red Crescent Aksin Somel 2003/2004
Izzet Ahmet Bozbey MA From the Glory of the World to Muhammad: Writing Islamic History in the Late Ottoman and Early Republican Eras Aksin Somel 2003/2004
Sevgi Adak MA Formation of Authoritarian Secularism in Turkey: Ramadans in the Early Republican Era 1923-1938 Cemil Kocak 2003/2004
Dilek Akyalcin MA The Jewish Communities in the Making of Istanbul Intra Muros 1453-1520 Stefanos Yerasimos 2002/2003
Saygin Salgirli MA Manners and Identity in Late 17th Century Istanbul Ahmet Ersoy 2002/2003
Zeynep Nevin Yelce MA Ideal Kingship in the Late Medieval World: The Ottoman Case Metin Kunt 2002/2003
Ibrahim Kaya Sahin MA Aşıkpaşa-zade as Historian: A Study on the Tevarih-i Al-i Osman Metin Kunt 2001/2002
Selcuk Dursun MA Population Policies of the Ottoman State in the Tanzimat Era 1840-1870 Huri Islamoglu-Inan 2001/2002