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The moderation of Turkey's Kurdish left: the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP)
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2018-10-20)
Moderation theory, within the political party context, has often been applied to European Socialists and Christian Democrats, as well as Islamic revivalists in the Muslim world. This article applies moderation theory to ...
Turkey's rise in the Greater Middle East: peace-building in the periphery
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2009)
[No abstract available]
Turkey’s struggle with the PKK and civilian control over the Turkish Armed Forces
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016-05-03)
Although most scholars of Turkey’s civil-military relations argue that the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) insurgency has led to a decrease in civilian control over the Turkish military from the 1980s onwards, this has not ...
Citizenship and minorities: A historical overview of Turkey's Jewish minority
(Blackwell Publishing, 2005-12)
Citizenship in Turkey is one of the major instruments of nation-building. The legal framework that Turkish citizenship rests on is universal and equal. The non-Muslim minorities - the Armenians, the Greeks and the Jews - ...
Political perceptions of party voters and members in Turkey
Introduction The purpose of this chapter is to examine the relationship between the political perceptions of party voters and party members in a highly polarised political context like Turkey’s. This analysis will help us ...
Turkey's radical right and the Kurdish issue: The MHP's reaction to the "democratic opening"
Turkey's current government's 'democratic opening' project has led to a series of political discussions regarding the cause and resolve of the Kurdish issue. One major consequence of this debate has been the polarization ...
Turkey and the Middle East: frontiers of the new geographic imagination
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis LTD, 2007-12)
[No abstract available]
Europe, Turkey and the Middle East: Is harmonisation possible?
(H.W. Wilson - Social Science Abstracts, 2006-09)
The possibility of Turkey joining the European Union (EU) has generated much debate in both the EU and the Middle East--interest that Turkey has interpreted as a clear signal that it could be a powerful regional player. ...
Countering insurgency: Turkey's policy toward the PKK's transnational dynamics in Europe
(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2018-01-02)
Insurgents often develop international connections and benefit from external assistance from a variety of sources. Support from diaspora communities has long been considered one of the critical external factors in the ...
The Davutoglu era in Turkish foreign policy
Ahmet Davutoglu was appointed Turkish foreign minister on May 1, 2009. Chief advisor to the Turkish prime minister since 2002, Davutoglu is known as the intellectual architect of Turkish foreign policy under the AK Party. ...