New-Publications-Newsletter from February 2016

In this new regular series, we post a list of new publications of interest in the area of democratization and constitutional politics in Turkey!


Özer, Yonca. Turkey and the European Union: Processes of Europeanisation. Routledge, 2016.


Bölükbaş, Sema. “Part I: The Headscarf Ban in Turkey.” Chaos, Complexity and Leadership 2014. Springer International Publishing, 2016. 143-157.

Durnali, Mehmet. “Education in the Constitutions: The Comparison of Turkey with Indonesia, France, Japan, South Africa, and the United States of America.” World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering 10.2 (2016): 493-500.

Gessler, Helin Alagöz. “Reformulating Government-Citizen Relations in a Digitally Connected World: The Twitter Ban Phenomenon in Turkey.” (R)evolutionizing Political Communication through Social Media (2016): 75.

Güler, Arzu, and Cemal Alpgiray Bölücek. “Motives for reforms on civil–military relations in Turkey.” Turkish Studies (2016): 1-21.

Kanzler, Zeynep Oya Usal. “Special Compensation Regimes for Violations of Human Rights in Turkish Law: A Fast Track Remedy or No Remedy at All?.” Damages for Violations of Human Rights. Springer International Publishing, 2016. 355-369.

Kubicek, Paul. “Special Section: Turkey’s 2015 Parliamentary Elections.” Turkish Studies (2016): 1-3.

Köse, Talha/Alptekin, Hüseyin. “Guest Editor`s Note”. Insight Turkey 17.4 (2015) – Inside Turkey`s Elections. Consolidation of Power, Stability and Opposition: 4-10.

Kutlar, Aziz, et al. “Logistic Regression Analysis of the Outlook of People in Turkey Regarding the Principles of Secularism and Republic for the New Constitution to be Prepared.” Social Indicators Research 125.1 (2016): 149-169.

Özsoy Boyunsuz, Şule. “The AKP’S proposal for a “Turkish type of presidentialism” in comparative context.” Turkish Studies (2016): 1-23.

Stelgias, Nikolaos. “Turkey’s Hybrid Competitive Authoritarian Regime; A Genuine Product of Anatolia’s Middle Class.” The Levantine Review 4.2 (2016): 201-216.


Özsoy, Şule (2016). “Erdoğan’s Long-Standing Struggle for a Turkish Type of Presidential System“


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