Profile
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Title: 
Assist. Prof. Dr.
Surname: 
BOYD
Status: 
Full-Time Academic Staff
Program: 
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
Telephone: 
+90392 661 2945
E-mail: 
sboyd@metu.edu.tr
Room: 
SZ-35
Educational Background: 
  • B.A., MA., University of South Florida; Ph.D., Ohio University
Research Interests: 
  • Pedagogy
  • Neoliberalism in the U.S. and Europe
  • Predominately interdisciplinary cultural criticism
  • Autopoiesis and Ethics
Courses Taught: 
  • American Literature
  • English Literature
  • Drama Analysis
  • Introduction to Humanities I: The Arts
  • Introduction to Humanities II: Ideas and Values
  • The Arts and Cultural Diversity
  • Western Cultural History
  • Introduction to Narrative Film
  • Introduction: Theories of Art
  • The Arts and the Human Experience
  • Introduction to Fine Arts
  • Art Appreciation
  • Art History
  • Renaissance and 19th Century Culture
  • 20th Century Arts
  • Poetry
  • European Arts in Context 1800 to 1918
Selected Publications: 
  • Boyd, Scott H. and Mary Ann Walter eds. Cultural Difference and Social Solidarity: Critical Cases. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2012. With “Introduction” by Scott H. Boyd. ISBN: 978-1443839105.
  • Boyd, Scott H. “Considering a Theory of Autopoietic Culture.” Cultura. International Journal of Philosophy of Culture and Axiology. 8(2), 85-104, 2011. ISSN: 1584-1057.
  • Boyd, Scott H. “The Theory of Autopoietic Culture: Processes and Inquiries Beyond the Frame.” The International Journal of the Humanities. 9(2) 63-71, 2011. ISSN: 1447-9508
  • Boyd, Scott H. “Time, Interdisciplinarity, and Ethics in Autopoietic Cultures.” Cultural and Ethical Turns: Interdisciplinary Reflections on Culture, Politics and Ethics. Eds. Ben Garner, Sonia Pavlenko, Salma Shaheen, & Alison Wolanski. Oxford: Inter Disciplinary Press, 2011. ISBN: 978 1 84888 054 2
  • Boyd, Scott H. Giving Voice to a Collective Silence: Structure, Context, and Identity in Werner Herzog's 'The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser' and Joseph Beuys's 'Tram Stop.' Saarbruken Germany, Lambert Academic Publishing. 2010 ISBN: 9783843359566
  • Boyd, Scott H., et al. Culture, Politics, Ethics: Interdisciplinary Reflections. Oxford, Inter Disciplinary Press, 2009. ISBN: 1 904710 90 5