Zeynep Selin Balcı

Zeynep Selin Balcı
Ege University · Department of International Relations

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January 2014 - June 2014
Manisa Celal Bayar University
Position
  • Research Assistant
Education
April 2015 - February 2019
Ege University
Field of study
  • International Relations
September 2011 - January 2015
Ege University
Field of study
  • International Relations
September 2007 - June 2011
Izmir University of Economics
Field of study
  • International Relations and European Union

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Publications (7)
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This article aims to analyse CSTO as a regional security organization according to two regional security theories and to find explanations to CSTO’s unsolved challenges. The theoretical perspectives of institutional design is used to follow the reasons behind having common values different than West’s, as well as regional security complexes theory...
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International humanitarian law became a fully codified branch international law in the 1970s. The attempts to codify a law of war, or a law for protection of civilians in war which would enhance distinguishing the civilians or non-belligerents, started in 1863 under an initiative led by Henry Dunant. Dunant, a Swiss entrepreneur who had fought in t...
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It is always discussed whether international relations is a discipline or only a part of political science. International Relations, as an independent discipline, still requires efforts to prove its quality in the eyes of scholars, politicians and with a great importance, the students. Although it is easier to accept it as a discipline, it is still...
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The Greek Orthodox Church has a crucial role in identifying “Greekness” in a quite exclusionary manner. Today the Church combats secularization by using a religious discourse, and Westernization by using a nationalist discourse, viewing itself as the guardian of Greek identity. Aligning itself with the right and extreme right wing’s policies, it ha...
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During the disintegration of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, in Kosovo a civil war between Albanian gerilla fighters called Kosovo Liberation Army and Serbian paramilitary forces backed by Serbian police with Yugoslav army started in 1998. After the failure of mediator states and international organizations in preventing war, North Atlant...