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Department of Development Studies

Mr Veli Yadirgi

BA MSc (London)

Overview

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Department of Development Studies

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Name:
Mr Veli Yadirgi
Email address:
Thesis title:
The Political Economy of the Kurdish Question in Turkey
Year of Study:
Year of Entry 2008 (Part Time)

Biography

Veli holds a B.A. in Philosophy (King’s College, London) and a MSc. in Global Politics (LSE), and has worked as a political correspondent and editor in different media companies in Europe.  

'Social, Economic and Political History of the Ottoman Empire and Turkey; Politics and Development Economics of the Countries of the Middle East; Political and Economic Change in Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia; Kurdish Question in Turkey'

Veli is currently tutoring on:

  • Globalisation & Development (15PDSC005)
  • Problems of Development In the Middle East and North Africa (15PDSH019)

PhD Research

His expertise and research interests include: Political, Economic and Social History of Turkey and the Middle East with special reference to the Kurdish Question in Turkey, Iran, Iraq and Syria; Politics and Development Economics of the Countries of the Middle East; Social Change and Social Theory.