European Political History I (IR207) Course Details

Course Name: European Political History I
Code: IR207
Pre-requisite Course(s): none
Objective: The course will focus on the important developments in the European as well as world history since Westphalia Treaty of 1648. As the historic developments are very key in understanding even the current political debates world in general and Europe in specific, it is necessary to search these historical developments in detail
Content: Starting with the Vienna Congress of 1814 the diplomatic relations between the European Powers and the Ottoman Empire in the 19th Century will be analyzed. The policies of Great Powers of Europe with regard to the Ottoman Empire and the main factors influencing these policies will be studied. The political developments and the main ideological movements in Europe and the reformist movement in the Ottoman Empire in the 19th Century; Ottoman-European diplomatic relations prior to the First World War and the developments leading to the First War will be taken up.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
ECTS Course File: Course File
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