PUBLICATIONS

BOOKS

  • 1. Introduction to International Relations, 5th Edition, Bursa: Atuel, 2018
    2. Theories of International Relations, 9th Edition, Bursa: Aktuel, 2018.
    3. The Middle East, 1st Volume, 7th. Edition, Bursa: Akademi, 2017.
    4. The Middle East, 2nd Volume, 1st. Edition, Bursa: Akademi, 2017.
    5. International Relations and Foreign Policy, 11th Edition, Bursa: Akademi, 2017.
    6. Post-Modern Theories of International Relations, 2nd Volume, Bursa: Dora 2014.
    7. Post-Modern Analysis in International Relations, 1st Volume, Bursa: MKM, 2012.
    8. Central Asia and Caucasia, Bursa: MKM, 2010.
    9. Rising Power: Turkish-American Relations and the Middle East, Bursa: MKM, 2010
    10. Political Structure, Lobbies, and Foreign Policy in the USA, 4th Edition, Bursa: MKM, 2009.
    11. Iraq, Iran, USA and Oil, Güncellenmiş 2nd Edition, İstanbul: Alfa, 2007.
    12. The Balance of Power in the Persian Gulf in the 2000’s, 4th Edition, İstanbul: Alfa, 1999.
    13.Global Politics and South Asia, 2nd Edition, İstanbul: Alfa, 2000.00'li Yıllarda Basra Körfezi'nde Güç Dengesi, Güncelleştirilmiş 4. Baskı, İstanbul: Alfa Yay., 1999.

ARTICLES

“Palestine Problem”, Journal of History and Culture, 2011, Special Issue, 13-14, pp. 139-145, ISBN: 1309-4963.
"Balkans Policy of the U.S. After the Cold War”", Alternatif Politika Dergisi, 3:1, (May 2011), pp. 1-30. ISSN: 1309-0593
"Turkish-American Relations in the Context of Iraq War: From Crisis to Recovery?", Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Volume XXXIV, No 1, Fall 2010, ss. 17-27, ISSN: 0149-1784.
"Turkey's New Foreign Policy towards the Middle East and the Perceptions in Syria and Lebanon" Gazi Akademik Bakış Dergisi, Cilt 4, Sayı 7, Kış 2010, ss. 1-16.  
"Orta Asya'da Siyasal, Toplumsal ve Ekonomik Yapılar, Güvenlik Sorunları ve İşbirliği Girişimleri", Orta Asya ve Kafkasya: Rekabetten İşbirliğine,Tayyar Arı (Der.), Bursa: MKM yayınları, 2010, ss. 13-39.
"11 Eylül'ün Gölgesinde Orta Asya'ya Yönelik Amerikan Politikası", Orta Asya ve Kafkasya: Rekabetten İşbirliğine, Tayyar Arı (Der.), Bursa: MKM Yayınları, 2010, ss. 295-324. (Ferhat Pirinççi ile birlikte), ISBN: 9786055911188.
"Basra Körfezi Ülkelerinin Türkiye'nin Orta Doğu'daki Rolüne Bakışı", Orta Doğu Analiz, Sayı 23, Kasım 2010, ss. 7-17.
"Gazze Sonrası İsrail'de İç Dinamikler ve Barış Süreci", Ortadoğu Etütleri, Temmuz 2009, Cilt 1 Sayı 1, ss. 83-99.
"No Change in Main Axe of Turkish Foreign Policy", With Interviews for Turkish Foreign Policy, Habibe Özdal & et al ed. Ankara: 2009, pp. 83-113.
"Post Cold War Turkish Foreign Policy: Turkey- Middle East Relations,1990-2000", Turkish Foreign Policy: 1918-2008, Ed. Haydar Çakmak, Ankara: Platin, 2008.
"The Foreign Policies of Republic of Turkey toward the Middle and Qulf Countries", Turkish Foreign Policy: From Ottoman to Republic. 2. Volume, Ed.. Mustafa Bıyıklı, İstanbul: Gökkubbe 2008, pp. 351-380.
“Turkish-American Relations: A Problem of Systemic Transformation?", Turkish Journal of International Law and Politics. 3:13, 2008.
“Security Questions and the Initiatives for Cooperation in Central Asia”. Prof. Dr. Fahir ARMAOĞLU’na Armağan, Ankara: Ankara Üniversitesi SBF ve Türk Tarih Kurumu Yayını, 2008.
“Greater  Middle Eastern Project and the USA: Policy or Propaganda?” Global Strateji, İlkbahar 2006, 2:5, pp. 57-67.
Turkey’s Middle East Policy and the Relation with the USA: Political Dilemma”, Doğu’dan Batı’ya Dış Politika AK Partili Yıllar, Ankara: Orion, 2006, pp. 115-140, ISBN: 975604309-1
“Is Sustainable Peace Possible in Palestine Problem”, Journal of Academic Middle East 2:1, 2007, pp. 11-34. (ISSN: 1307-0207). 
“Turkey’s Middle East Policy and the Relations with the USA: Political Dilemma”, Demokrasi Platformu, 4:1, Fall 2005.
“The Impact of Lobbies on Foreign Policy in the USA and the Turkish Lobby”, Avrasya Dosyası: Türkiye-ABD İlişkileri, 2005, Cilt 11, Sayı 2, pp. 6-29, ISSN: 1302-56-78.
“Iran: Old Friend, New Enemy”,  2023 Aylık Dergi, Yıl 4, Sayı 47, 2005, ISSN 1303-0434.
“UN Sanctions towards Iraq: The Inspection of Weapons of Mass Destruction and Embargo”, Avrasya Dosyası, Cilt 6, Sayı 3 (Sonbahar 2000), pp. 234-55.
“US-Israeli Relations and the Middle East Peace Process”, Avrasya Dosyası, Cilt 5, Sayı 1 (Spring 1999), pp. 233-49.
“The Peace under the Shadow of Domestic Politics: Likud and the Middle East”, Ankara Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi Dergisi. Cilt 54, No. 2 (April-June 1999), pp. 35-59.
“Full Membership - Utopia? Problems and Prosperity in Turkish-European Relations”, Marmara Journal of European Studies, 5:1-2 (1997), pp. 211-223.
“Eurasia after the Soviet Union: Religion, Ethnical Structure, Economy and Foreign Policy”, Avrasya Dosyası, 3:4 (Winter 1996), pp. 27-44.
“Turkey and the West in the Changing World: Retrospect and Prospects”, Ankara Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi Dergisi (Prof. Dr. Turan Güneş’e Armağan) 50:3-4 (June-December 1995), pp. 65-78.
”Aegean Disputes and Turkish-Greek Relations: Territorial Waters and Air Space Dispute in the context of Recent Developments”, Ankara Üniversitesi Siyasal Bilgiler Fakültesi Dergisi (Prof. Dr Latif Çakıcı’ya Armağan) 50:1-2 (Jan-June 1995),  pp. 51-68.
“Neo-liberalism: The Relationship between Individual Freedom and Social Equality and Critics of Neo-Conservatism”,  Uludağ Üniversitesi, İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi Dergisi, XV:1 (1994), pp. 209-223.
 “Middle East Peace Process and Israel-PLO Aggrement”, Silahlı Kuvvetler Dergisi.Yıl 113, Sayı 340 (Nisan 1994), pp. 11-24.
 “New World Order and Global Security” Society and Economy. Issue 6 ( Mayıs 1994), pp. 156-170.
 “Persian Gulf and the American Politics”, Su Sorunu, Türkiye ve Orta Doğu,” der. Sabahattin Şen. İstanbul: Bağlam Yay., 1993, pp. 311-343.
 “Continental Shelf Dispute and Turkish-Greek Relations”, Uludağ Üniversitesi, İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi Dergisi, Cilt XIII, Sayı 1-2 (March-November 1992), pp. 167-184.
“Morton A. Kaplan and System Approach in International Politics”, Uludağ Üniversitesi, İktisadi ve İdari Bilimler Fakültesi Dergisi, Cilt XI, Sayı 1-2 (March-November 1990), pp. 103-117.

INTERNATIONAL PROCEEDINGS & CONFERENCES

"Economy Politics of Global Competition and the Impact on Turkish Foreign Policy Options, 1st International Congress of Human and Social Sciences Researche, 23-25 November Alanya Turkey
“Major Priorities of Actors and the Possible Options for Solution in Syrian Crisis”, Opening Session, X. International Congress of Uludag International Relations: Changing Role of War and Diplomacy, 8-10 October 2018, Bursa, Turkey
“Breaking Points in Turkey-USA Relations and Reflections to Region", Opening Session, IX. International Congress of Uludag International Relations: Crisis and Change in World Politics, 23-24 October 2017, Bursa, Turkey
"Intra and Inter paradigm Debate and their consequences on peace and security analysis" International Conference on Law and Political Science, 15-16 Agust 2017, Beijing, China
"Rethinking the Iran Nuclear Deal and Possible Implications on Regional and Global", The Second Asian Conference on the Social Sciences and Sustainability, 1-3 November 2015, Japonya.
"Todays and Tomorrows of the Middle East", VI. International Congress on Social Sciences,  Dicle Üniversity, 12 May 2014, Diyarbakır, Turkey
"The Future of The Turkish Model After The Arab Spring" The Future of Turkey's Model and Role, Workshop, Emirates Policy Center, 18-19 May 2014, Abu Dhabi
Chair, Ist International Interdisiplinary Social Inquiry Conference, 17-21 June 2012. Bursa/Turkey 
Chair,"Security Problems in the Balkans, Potential for Cooperation and Turkey’s Balkan Vision", Second Uludag Conference on International Relations, March 20-21, 2012. Bursa/ Turkey
“Arab Spring and new Strategic Balances in the Near East” Revolutions and Protest Movements: History and Actuality, International Conference, March 15-17, 2012, Saint-Petersburg State University, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Chair, Opening Session, Third Uludag Conference on International Relations,“Energy Security and the Regional Problems in Caucasus” 9-10 may 2012,Bursa/ Turkey
“Turkey: As a Rising Power” 23 Mayıs 2011, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Carl-Zeiss-Str. 3, 07743 Jena
Chair,  " Re-assessing Security in the South Caucasus and Turkey-Azerbaijan Relations", First Uludag Conference on International Relations, May 16-17 2011. Bursa/ Turkey
"The Prospects of Turkish-American Relations in the Middle East: Turkish Model for the Stability in the Region", 51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New Orleans (USA -ABD), 17-20 Şubat 2010.
Discussant, "Theoretical Innovation in International Relations", 51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New Orleans (USA -ABD), 17-20 Şubat 2010.
Chair, "The Politics of Stability", 51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New Orleans (USA -ABD), 17-20 Şubat 2010.
Chair, "Turkey as a Rising Major Power", 51st Annual Convention of the International Studies Association, New Orleans (USA -ABD), 17-20 Şubat 2010.
Distinquished guest, "The South Caucasus in a Changing World" Annual
Symposium of International Relations Scholars. Baku, Azerbaijan, 22-23October 2010.
Keynote Session Speaker, Arab-Turkish Congress of Social Sciences (ATCOSS),
Ankara, Turkey, 10-12 December 2010.
"Türkiye'nin Dış Politika Vizyonu ve Karadeniz'de İşbirliği Olanaklarının Geliştirilmesi", I. Karadeniz Uluslararası Sempozyumu, Giresun Üniversitesi, Karadeniz Stratejik Araştırma ve Uygulama Merkezi, Giresun, 17-18 Nisan 2009.
"Role of Identity & Elite Perception in Foreign Policy and Turkish-American Relations", Annual Conference of International Studies Association - West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
"Turkey's New Stance in the Middle East: Observations on the Perceptions in Syria and Lebanon",  Annual Conference of International Studies Association - West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
"Obama's Foreign Policy and Turkish-American Relations", Annual Conference of International Studies Association - West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
"Impact of Iraq War on Turkish-American Relations", Annual Conference of International Studies Association - Northeast, Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
"Impacts of the Lobbies on Turkish-American Relations in the Context of Middle East Politics", Annual Conference of International Studies Association - Northeast, Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
Moderator, "Türkiye ve Türki Cumhuriyetler Arasındaki İliskiler: Demokrasi için İşbirliği", Uluslararası Cumhuriyetçiler Enstitüsü, Ankara, 11 Şubat 2009.
Oturum Başkanlığı, I. Karadeniz Uluslararası Sempozyumu, Giresun Üniversitesi, Karadeniz Stratejik Araştırma ve Uygulama Merkezi, Giresun, 17-18 Nisan 2009.
Chair, "History's Influence on Theoretical Debates in International Relations", Annual Conference of International Studies Association - Northeast, Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
Chair, "Early Reflections on President Obama's Foreign Policy", Roundtable Discussion, Conference of International Studies Association - West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
Chair, "Foreign Policies", Conference of International Studies Association - West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
 "War with Iran: Turkish Perspective", Middle East Policy Council, 53.rd Capitoll Hill Conference Series on U.S. Middle East Policy: War with Iran: Regional Reactions and Requirements, Capitoll Hill: Cannon Office Building, Washington D.C. (USA), 20 Haziran 2008.
US Middle East Policy and the Role of Turkey: The Recent Development in Turkish-American Relations", Turkish-American Community Center, Conferences of Turkish Academy, Lanham / Maryland (USA), 8 Haziran 2008.
“Nuclearization of Iran or Regime Change”, The 2005 Middle East & Central Asia Politics, Economics, and Society Conference  &  US-Iran Relations Conference: Regional &Global Dynamics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City- Utah (USA-ABD), 8-10 Eylül 2005.
“International Security Questions and Turco-American Relations in the Context of Terrorism and Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons”, International Studies Association – West: Annual Meeting, Las Vegas-Nevada (USA-ABD), 30 Eylül - 1 October 2005.
“Arab Israeli Relations After Disengagement”, International Conference on Regional In/Security: Redefining Threats and Responses, NATO – AÜSBF, Antalya, 20-23 October 2005.
“At the Crossroads of Sysytemic Transformation: Security or Democracy?”,Discourses of Violence - Violence of Discourses 2. Transdisciplinary International Conference, University of Magdeburg(Germany-Almanya), 2 - 4 June 2004.
“Reconstructing The Turco-Greek Relations: A Realistic Approach”, Defence, Security and Economic Development  2. International Conference, Larissa (Greece-Yunanistan) Technological Education Institute,  18 - 20 June 2004 .
 “Destabilizing Factors and Security Question in Central Asia”, Rising Powers and Values in Eurasia International Symposium, Atatürk University, (Erzurum/Turkey), 1-3 March 2006.
“The Final Status Issues and the Prospect For Peace in the Middle East”, The Sixth METU Conference on International Relations: Middle East in Global and Regional Perspectives, Middle East Technical University, June 14 – 16, 2007. Ankara.
 “US Middle East Policy and Turkish-American Relations in the Post Cold War Era”. Third International Turkish Foreign Policy Conference, Kafkas University – International Strategic Research Center, Kars, May 3-4, 2007.
“Panel Chair: Issues in Post-Conflict Political Reconstruction”, International Studies Association – West: Annual Meeting, Las Vegas-Nevada (USA-ABD), 30 September - 1 October 2005.
"Panel Chair”, Third International Turkish Foreign Policy Conference, Kafkas University – International Strategic Research Center, Kars, May 3-4, 2007.
"Panel Chair", Rising Powers and Values in Eurasia International Symposium, Atatürk University, (Erzurum/Turkey), 1-3 March 2006.
Panel Chair, “Debating the Developments in Iraq II”, The Sixth METU Conference on International Relations: Middle East in Global and Regional Perspectives, Middle East Technical University, June 14 – 16, 2007. Ankara.
Moderator, The First International Symposium on Strategic and Security Studies: The Middle East in Questioning Strategic Trends, Beykent University Strategic Research Center, April 17-18, 2008, İstanbul.
Special Paper-Speaker, "Middle East and the World", The First International Symposium on Strategic and Security Studies: The Middle East in Questioning Strategic Trends,Beykent University Strategic Research Center, April 17-18, 2008, İstanbul.
Moderator, “Türkiye ve Türki Cumhuriyetler Arasındaki İliskiler: Demokrasi için İşbirliği", International Republicans Institute, Ankara, 11 Feb. 2009.
"Security Questions in Central Asia", The Fifteenth Annual Central Eurasian Studies Conference, March 22 – 23, 2008 Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana, USA
 "Turkey's Foreign Policy Vision and Development of the Cooperation Opportunities in the Black Sea Region", I. International Black Sea Symposium, KARASAM, Giresun, 17-18 April 2009.
Panel Chair, I. International Black Sea Symposium, KARASAM, Giresun, 17-18 April 2009.
"Role of Identity & Elite Perception in Foreign Policy and Turkish-American Relations", Annual Conference of International Studies Association – West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
“Turkey’s New Stance in the Middle East: Observations on the Perceptions in Syria and Lebanon”,  Annual Conference of International Studies Association – West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
Obama’s Foreign Policy and Turkish-American Relations, Annual Conference of International Studies Association – West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009
“Impact of Iraq War on Turkish-American Relations”, Annual Conference of International Studies Association – Northeast,Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
Panel Chair, "Foreign Policies" Session C-3, Annual Conference of International Studies Association – West, San Fransisco (California/USA), 25-26 September 2009.
Panel Chair, Annual Conference of International Studies Association – Northeast, Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
Impacts of the Lobbies on Turkish-American Relations in the Context of Middle East Politics,Annual Conference of International Studies Association – Northeast, Baltimore, (Maryland/USA), 2-3 October 2009.
RARASI KONGRE FAALİYETLERİ

 

RESEARCH PROJECTS COMPLETED

TÜBİTAK, 107K447, 11 Eylül Sonrası Süreçte Orta Doğu'ya Yönelik Türk-Amerikan İlişkileri: Çatışan Çıkarlar ve Yeni İşbirliği Olanakları Bağlamında, Kamu Oyu, Baskı Grupları ve Lobilerin Sürece Etkisinin Analizi

Uludağ Üniversitesi Bilimsel Araştırma Projesi, Türkiye'nin Orta Doğu Politikasında İnsani Diplomasinin Rolü: Arap Baharı Sürecinde Mısır, Tunus, Yemen, Libya ve Suriye Örnekleri