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With Respect and Gratitude to Berkin Elvan and All Those Who Lost Their Lives During Gezi Protests…

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An Assessment of the Ergenekon Case

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Economic Liberalisation, Internal Migration and Income Inequality:  A Case Study for Turkey

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Turkish Way of Privatisation: Policy Mobilisation and Veto Points in Privatisation Processes of Türk Telekom A.Ş., Tüpraş and Cement Plants in Turkey

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The Status and Future of Evaluation in Turkish Educational Decision Making: An Introduction

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Gezi Park: An Attempt to Break Free from Grand Narratives

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Turkish Court of Accounts in Crisis: An Urgent Problem, Yet not a Main Concern? Marco Polo describes a bridge, stone by stone. “But which is...

Moving Goalposts: Democratisation and EU Membership for Turkey

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Reclaiming the Public Sphere in Turkey:  Arendtian and Habermasian Interpretation of Forums

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