‘Civic Participation’ or ‘Customer Satisfaction’? Waves of Centralization, Decentralization and Recentralization from the Ottoman Empire until Today

‘Civic Participation’ or ‘Customer Satisfaction’? Waves of Centralization, Decentralization and Recentralization from the Ottoman Empire until Today

‘Civic Participation’ or ‘Customer Satisfaction’? Waves of Centralization, Decentralization and Recentralization from the Ottoman Empire until Today Abstract High interest in who would win local...

The Logic of de-Ba’athification of Iraq: Reconstruction or Destruction?

The Logic of de-Ba’athification of Iraq: Reconstruction or Destruction?

The Logic of de-Ba’athification of Iraq: Reconstruction or Destruction?[1] Abstract How do states deal with the legacies of former regimes and their functionaries as they...

Islam and Modernity: Case of Turkey Until 1980s

Islam and Modernity: Case of Turkey Until 1980s

Islam and Modernity: Case of Turkey Until 1980s I. Introduction: Concepts of Modernity and Islam Social change is the key to the modernization process. For...

Erdoğan’s Turkey: Beyond Legitimacy and Legality

Erdoğan’s Turkey: Beyond Legitimacy and Legality

Erdoğan’s Turkey: Beyond Legitimacy and Legality [1] Abstract This article aims to explain Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s understanding of politics and political order by focusing on two...

From Invisible Hand to Visible Identity of Women in Turkish Political Life

From Invisible Hand to Visible Identity of Women in Turkish Political Life

From Invisible Hand to Visible Identity of Women in Turkish Political Life Abstract Try to imagine a country where women could not vote, attend institutions of...

Negotiated Masculinities: The Case of Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

Negotiated Masculinities: The Case of Iraqi Refugees in Jordan

Negotiated Masculinities: The Case of Iraqi Refugees in Jordan Introduction In this paper, I will be discussing the masculinities of Iraqi refugee men in Jordan...

15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security

15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security

*Source:Pewee Flomoku ©  15 Years after UNSCR 1325: Women, Peace and Security Abstract Although it has been fifteen years since the United Nations Security Council...

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 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...