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Infection of the invisible: Impressions of a tuberculosis intervention program for migrants in Istanbul
This paper reviews the experience of the Istanbul Tuberculosis Aid Program, which targeted tuberculosis (TB) disease in the growing irregular migrant populations of Istanbul. This experience illustrated the importance of ...
Local Elections and the Turkish Voter: Looking for the Determinants of Party Choice
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, 2014-10-02)
On 30 March 2014 Turkish voters elected their local (city) councillors. Their party preferences seem to indicate considerable correspondence with the national vote choices. So, do voters' choices in local elections differ ...
Skills, technology and working practices in Turkey
(Kluwer Law International, 2013-11-25)
Projections of climate change in the Mediterranean Basin by using downscaled global climate model outputs
The Mediterranean Basin is one of the regions that shall be affected most by the impacts of the future climate changes on hydrology and water resources. In this study, projected future changes in mean air temperature and ...
Cementation characteristics and age of beachrocks in a fresh-water environment, Lake Iznik, NW Turkey
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2012-12)
This paper focuses on the cement characteristics and optical luminescence age of late Pleistocene-Holocene beachrock, exposed on the southeast shore of freshwater Lake Iznik in northwest Turkey, based on field observations, ...
First note on marine-like cementation of Late Holocene beachrock, Iznik Lake (Turkey)
Micro-fabric characteristics and optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating results are presented to discuss the controlling agents and timing of beachrock cementation on the fresh-water Iznik Lake shoreline. The ...
Research characteristics and agenda of technology management discipline in Turkey
Despite the growing importance of "Technology Management" (TM) field in advanced countries since 1990s, it is rather new for developing countries such as Turkey. Considering the diversity of needs and concerns in different ...
On the Origin and Age of the Ariburnu Beachrock, Gelibolu Peninsula, Turkey
(SCIENTIFIC TECHNICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL TURKEY-TUBITAK, 2008-03-13)
The beachrock formation on the Ariburnu coast situated in the Gelibolu Peninsula has been studied by field observation, thin-section interpretation, physicochemical analyses including ICP-AES and SEM/EDS, and OSL dating. ...
The limits of r&d internationalization and the importance of local initiatives: turkey as a critical case
(PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD, 2011-08)
The growth of R&D in East Asia has triggered the notion of a new innovation geography, where R&D is no longer a privilege of the traditional OECD countries. What does this mean for mid-sized emerging economies, without the ...
White Turks, Black Turks? Faultlines beyond Islamism versus secularism
(ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD, 2012)
According to popular views, contemporary Turkish politics is defined by the ideological conflict between Islamist and secularist parties. However, the focus on the Islamism versus secularism dichotomy, a common bias in the ...