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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 ...
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 ...
Investigation of Beachrock Using Microanalyses and OSL Dating: A Case Study from Bozcaada Island, Turkey
(COASTAL EDUCATION & RESEARCH FOUNDATION, 2010-03)
We investigated the origin and absolute age of beachrock samples on Bozcaada Island, located on the northern Aegean Sea coast of Turkey, using energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDX) and scanning electron microscopy ...
Optical Stimulated Luminescence Dating Study of Eolianite on the Island of Bozcaada, Turkey: Preliminary Results
(The Coastal Education and Research Foundation, 2010-07)
In the present paper, eolianite exposed on the south coast of the semiarid island of Bozcaada, Turkey, was investigated on the basis of geomorphologic and petrographic data, and optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) ...