Ayselin YILDIZ Yaşar University

IR 4457 Politics of Migration

This course is offered as part of “UNESCO Chair on International Migration” activities.

Lecture: Thursdays 12:30-15:20 
Office Hours: 15:30-17:00

Mid-term exam date: November 15, 2018


Student course evaluations

Presentation Guide

Presentation Evaluation Grid 

By Simon Kneebone

Lecture Notes


  • No lecture on December 13. The make-up lecture will be held on November 30, 17:30-20:00 C022
  • November 29 the lecture will be held at the Senate’s Room.
  • November 22, 2018 Field trip to İzmir DG Migration Management. We will depart from the class at 12:30 together. Please be at class on time!
  • Please choose your presentation topic
    October 25 (Max, Ertuğrul, Berkay)
    November 30  (Arif, Buket) and (Tutku, Hannah, Bestegül)
    November 30 (Fikriye, Ecem, İrem) and (Maksymillan, Weronika, Talha) 
    December 6 (Melike, Didem, Pello), (Selin, Melis, Merve), (Özgecan, Erkan) 
    December 20 (Gülşah, Koray), (Tutku, Aleyna), (Elif), (İleyda, Deniz, Ilgaz) and (Ethem, Esra, Ecem) 

Additional  readings

Batalla, L., Tolay, J. 2018. “Toward long-term solidarity with Syrian refugees? Turkey’s policy response and challenges”. Atlantic Council in Turkey 

Russell King. 2012. Theories and Typologies of Migration: An Overview  and a Primer. Willy Brandt Series of Working Papers in International Migration and Ethnic Relations 3/12. Malmö University

Article on “Migration and Integration

Article on “Naturalization Policies”

Presentation Grades
14020006052: 93
14020006024: 87
14020006003: 92
14020006011: 88
15020006014: 95
16020006097: 92
14020006004: 92
18090904044: 83
18090904043: 81
16020006037: 89
14020006021: 96




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