Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD, ISIS and Turkey

Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD, ISIS and Turkey

Practice of Stateless Democracy, Kobani: PYD[1], ISIS[2] and Turkey Abstract The Kurdish city of Kobani, about which nobody except the Kurds knew anything until recently,...

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002)

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002)

The Dynamics Preparing the Birth of Justice and Development Party (1980 – 2002) Summary In this study, Justice and Development Party’s (JDP) rise to power...

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey

Government and Fans Battle in Court and on the Pitch in Egypt and Turkey Introduction Egyptian and Turkish soccer pitches are set to re-emerge as...

Turkmens of Iraq: The Third Ethnic Component of Iraq

Turkmens of Iraq: The Third Ethnic Component of Iraq

Turkmens of Iraq: The Third Ethnic Component of Iraq I. Introduction Turkmens are the third largest ethnic group in Iraq after Arabs and Kurds. Today,...

Radicalising Democracy: Power, Politics, People and the PKK

Radicalising Democracy: Power, Politics, People and the PKK

Radicalising Democracy: Power, Politics, People and the PKK Abstract In 2005, the Partiya Karkêren Kurdistani (Kurdistan Workers’ Party) (PKK) announced that it considered the nation-state...

Turkish ‘Zero Problems’ Between Failure and Success

Turkish ‘Zero Problems’ Between Failure and Success

Turkish ‘Zero Problems’ Between Failure and Success Abstract This paper aims to show that Syrian Civil War represents a sort of epiphany for Turkey, demonstrating...

Making Sense of (Anti) Politics In and Out of Crisis in Turkey: A Critical Intervention

Making Sense of (Anti) Politics In and Out of Crisis in Turkey: A Critical Intervention

Making Sense of (Anti) Politics In and Out of Crisis in Turkey: A Critical Intervention[1] Prologue In honour and memory of all the Soma miners...

Ecotourism: Conceptual and Critical Approaches

Ecotourism: Conceptual and Critical Approaches

Ecotourism: Conceptual and Critical Approaches Abstract The continuity of tourism as one of the main sectors in all global economies depends mostly on the protection...

A Nightmare in the Deeply Asleep Nation-State: ‘The Ghost Identity’

A Nightmare in the Deeply Asleep Nation-State: ‘The Ghost Identity’

A Nightmare in the Deeply Asleep Nation-State: ‘The Ghost Identity’ Abstract In this article, the socio-psychological foundations of the problematic perceptions, which have emerged against...

A Static Nexus or a Dynamic Network? Rethinking the Security-Development Relationship within the Context of Southeastern Anatolia Project

A Static Nexus or a Dynamic Network? Rethinking the Security-Development Relationship within the Context of Southeastern Anatolia Project

A Static Nexus or a Dynamic Network? Rethinking the Security-Development Relationship within the Context of Southeastern Anatolia Project Abstract The concepts of security and development...