Bülent KÜÇÜK

Bülent KÜÇÜK
Humboldt University
PSB 208
Phone Number: 
+90 212 359 7320
Areas of Interest: 

Social and political theory


Political sociology

Critical race theory


Courses Taught: 

SOC 371 History of Sociological Theory; SOC 273 Introduction to Migration Studies; SOC 272 Culture and Society; SOC 324 Power and Inequality; SOC 342 Political Sociology; SOC 553 Popular Culture, Mass Media and Politics of Representation; SOC 599 Citizenship and Politics of Recognition.

Research Projects: 

2021-2023. “One Generation and two Memories: Critical Reflections on the 1968 Protests”
2012 -2014. “Modalities of Anti-Semitism in Turkey”, (BAP project no:-6463).

Selected Publications: 

2020. "Remaking the public through the square: invention of the new national cosmology in Turkey" (with Buket Türkmen), British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol 47, Issue 2, pp. 247-263.

2019. “Fragments of the Emerging Regime in Turkey: Limits of Knowledge, Transgression of Law, and Failed Imaginaries” (with Ceren Özselçuk), South Atlantic Quarterly, Vol 118, Issue I, pp. 1-22.

2008. Die Türkei und das andere Europa. Phantasmen der Identität im Beitrittsdiskurs, Bielefeld: transcript Verlag

Head of the Applied Sociology Division
Administrative Title: 
Graduate Program Advisor