On 29 October 1923, much to the dismay of the Sanusi Order in North Africa and other non-Turkish pro-Ottoman fighters who had sought to salvage the remains of the ‘Islamic’ empire, Ataturk announced the founding of the modern Turkish Republic. 704 more words
Another May Day came and went in Istanbul with much of the same old—police force used to suppress demonstrations on the “Worker’s Holiday”. This year, however, there was a little bit of an international feel to it all in the wake of the… 654 more words
2002 den bugüne Ak Partinin oylarını ve Türkiye’nin ekonomik büyüme verilerini alıp acaba “İstikrar Sürsün Türkiye Büyüsün” Sloganı gerçek mi değil mi diye SPSS programı yardımıyla bir kaç analiz yaptım. 249 more words
The article was first published on Changing Turkey, 06 May 2015.
The presentation I delivered during the 6th Changing Turkey workshop at Warwick University sought to explore Turkish foreign policy change under the Justice and Development Party (AKP) towards the Middle East from a Neoclassical Realist (NcR) perspective and it was based on my PhD thesis. 1,286 more words