||In the 21th century, there are numerous different thoughts in which some are well recognized, treasured and put in practice. These popular thoughts influence the livelihood,
the society and the direction of national development. So contemporary thoughts plays an important role in national development. Such contemporary thoughts and national development are the key contents of this course.
The ideal of such thoughts as Racism, Nationalism, and Cosmopolitanism differ from each other, so they have a different effect on national policy decision. Nationalism and
Communism influence the political system of the nation and the lifestyle of its citizens. Capitalism, Socialism and Communism have a main impact on the social and economical issues and affect the quality of life of a nation.
The first part of this course introduces the most representative contemporary thoughts. The second part analyzes the effect of national thoughts, political thoughts and economical thoughts on a nation.