A sociological perspective of the effect of Syrian asylum-seekers on the local economy of Bursa: The case of textile sector

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Bursa Uludağ University, SOSYAL BİLİMLER ENSTİTÜSÜ, Turkey

Approval Date: 2019

Thesis Language: Turkish

Student: Muhammet Emre Saraç



In the first part of this thesis, it is aimed to eliminate the conceptual and legal confusion by explaining the basic concepts and legal procedures of migration sociology. In the second part, the mass migration movements directed to Bursa from beginning of the Republic of Turkey has been analyzed historically. In the third chapter, the aim and methodology of the research are introduced and the results obtained from this study are given. In this study, interview technique was applied. The effects of the Syrian refugees on the textile sector of Bursa were evaluated in many aspects, the working conditions were described and the results were discussed.