Research Topics II

I have created a new list of possible research topics, eliminating those that have been selected. Of course, you are more than welcome to select your own topic, as long as it is approved by the faculty.

Heinrich Schliemann's "discovery" of Mycenea
Source: Michael Wood, In Search of the Trojan War (New York, 1987).

The Island of Hydra, It's Architecture, History & Tourism policies Colonial Architecture in Nicosia
Source: Schaar, Kenneth W, Michael Given and George Theocharous, Under the clock: Colonial architecture and history in Cyprus, 1878-1960 (Nicosia, 1995)

The Church of Panagia Phorviotissa at Asinou, Troodos Mountains, Cyprus (http://www.mcw.gov.cy/mcw/da/da.nsf/All/AB4501039DBBC4ABC22571990031F7A8?OpenDocument)

The churches of the Virgin Podithou and of the Theotokos in Galata, Troodos Mountains, Cyprus
(http://www.mcw.gov.cy/mcw/da/da.nsf/All/2A3436D8AF3AE0BFC22571990031D984?OpenDocument)

The House of Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios in Nicosia
(http://www.mcw.gov.cy/mcw/da/da.nsf/All/3F038862C758F056C225719900214B07?OpenDocument)

Discussion of any of the following articles:
Jan Asmussen, ""Dark-Skinned Cypriots Will Not Be Accepted!" Cypriots in the British Army 1939-1945," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 167-88.

Haseyin Mehmet Atesin, "The Process of Secularisation of the Turkish Community 1925-1975," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 327-42.

Hansarg Brey, "The Cypriot Economy under British Rule and the Economic Heritage of the British Period," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 431-44.

Makarios Drousiotis, "The Greco-Turkish 'Para-State' and Cyprus 1947-1960," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 211-32.

Hubert Faustmann, "Independence Postponed : Cyprus 1959-1960," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 413-30.

Alan James, "Britain and the Crisis of 1963-1964 : The Manifestation of a Special Interest," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 573-82.

George Horton Kelling, "British Policy in Cyprus 1945-1955. The Pigeons Come Home to Roost," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 187-98.

Niyazi Kizilyurek, "The Turkish Cypriots from an Ottoman-Muslim Community to a National Community," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 315-26.

Keith Kyle, "British Policy on Cyprus 1974-2004," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus: Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 583-606.

Diana Weston Markides, "Cyprus 1878-1925 : Ambiguities and Uncertainties," in Faustmann, Hubert; Peristianis, Nicos (Ed.), Britain in Cyprus : Colonialism and Post-Colonialism 1878-2006 (Mannheim: Bibliopolis, 2006), 2006), pp. 19-34.