Assistant Director at Chicago Council on Global Affairs
Major: International Studies and French; Class of 2008)
Thematic Area: Governance, Conflict and Resolution
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TURK 490 will explore language and culture dynamics in Turkey within an interdisciplinary framework through its history, literature, art, cinema, media, music, and religion from the pre-Islamic era to the present day, with a focus on modern Turkey (20th-21st centuries).
Examines global poverty in the context of international development debates an practice. Despite global commitments (for example, the Millennium Development Goals), decades of research, and new and innovative policies, the "solution" to widespread and lasting poverty alleviation remains elusive.