Providing Education and Welfare Opportunities for Syrian Children Near Conflict Zone

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Pinar Burcu Güner


The article aims to 1) focus on welfare opportunities near the conflict zone in Turkey. Providing a good life for children under every condition belongs to the responsibilities of both, national and international communities. The capability approach Theory seems to promote such responsibilities at best. However, the Turkish example does not show effects as satisfactory as the German example with Turkish migrant children, which is discussed in this article and illustrated with research findings provided by the author.


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Burcu Güner, P. (2020). Providing Education and Welfare Opportunities for Syrian Children Near Conflict Zone. ETHICS IN PROGRESS, 11(1), 133-156.
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Pinar Burcu Güner, Bielefeld University

Pinar Burcu Güner - has an European Doctoral Degree by Marie Curie Program. She is working at the University of Bielefeld. Former Pre-doc visitor at Harvard Graduate School of Education, USA. Her research area involves global, international and comparative education, gender and women studies, multiculturalism, human rights, civic, moral and citizenship education. Recently explored topics are wellbeing, children, youth, school education and welfare.


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