Conference on Biopolitics – An Interdisciplinary Perspective, Ankara University, Turkey, 1997

 


Biopolitics – An Interdisciplinary Perspective


 University of Ankara, Turkey

A meeting on “Biopolitics – An Interdisciplinary Perspective” was held at Ankara University, on Monday, November 12, 1997. The meeting was organised by Professor Rusen Keles, distinguished B.I.O. Trustee and Director of Environmental Studies on Ankara University’s Faculty of Political Science.

Speakers included: Professor Rusen Keles; Zeynep Arat, Undersecretary, Ministry of Environment; Dr. Agni Vlavianos-Arvanitis, President and Founder, Biopolitics International Organisation; Professor Zeynep Davran, Bosphorus University; Professor Yahya Zabunoglu, Ankara University; Professor Hunay Evliya, Cukurova University; Professor Koray Haktanir, Ankara University and Professor Berna Alpagut, Ankara University.

The following topics was discussed:

  • Biopolitics General Framework;
  • Bio-Ethics;
  • Bio-Legislation;
  • Biopolitics in Policy and Administration;
  • Biopolitics and New Horizons in Chemistry;
  • Bio-Agriculture; and Biopolitics and Human Ecology.