Publications 2021

Borsuk, Imren (2021) "Gendered dispossession and women’s changing poverty by slum/squatter redevelopment projects: A case study from Turkey," Environment and Planning A: Economy and Space.

Borsuk, Imren and Paul T. Levin. Eds. (2021) Social Coexistence and Violence during Turkey’s Authoritarian Transition Southeast European and Black Sea Studies.

Publications 2020

Blumi, Isa (2020) The Albanian Question Looms Over the Balkans Again,” Current History 119/815 (March, 2020): 95-100.

Blumi, Isa (2020) “Amerika'da Balkanlar'ın Kültürel Elitinin Paradoksal Dağılımı: Sona Kadar Bir Osmanlı Arnavut Hikayesi,” Kebikeç (Ankara) Vol. 50, 261-284.

Blumi, Isa (2020) An Ottoman Story Until the End: Reading Fan Noli’s Post-Mediterranean Struggle in America, 1906-1922,” Journal of Balkans and Black Sea Studies Vol. 3 Issue 5 (2020), 121-143.

Blumi, Isa (2020) “Yemen, Imperialism in,” in Ness I., Cope Z. (eds.) The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Imperialism and Anti-Imperialism (Cham-Palgrave-Macmillan).

Borsuk, Imren and Ensari Eroglu (2020) Displacement and asset transformation from inner-city squatter settlement into peripheral mass housing. European Urban and Regional Studies.

Çandar, Cengiz (2020) Turkey’s Mission Impossible: War and Peace with the Kurds, Lexington Books of Rowman & Littlefield, United States and U.K.

Gürata, Ahmet (2020)Climate Change in Literature, TV and Film from Norway” with Reinhard Hennig, Julia Leyda, Anne Gjelsvik, Katie Ritson, Aasta Marie Bjorvand Bjørkøy and Sissel Furuseth, Ecozon@: European Journal of Literature, Culture and Environment 11:2 (2020): 8-16.

Gürata, Ahmet (2020) "Sönmeyen İmajlar (foreword)," in Harun Farocki, İmajlarla Düşünmek, trans. Erdem Üngür, İstanbul: Yort Kitap, pp. 6-13.

Saglam, Erol (2020) “Commutes, Coffeehouses, and Imaginations: An Exploration of Everyday Makings of Heteronormative Masculinities in Public.” In Everyday Makings of Heteronormativity: Cross-Cultural Explorations of Sex, Gender, and Sexuality, edited by S. Sehlikoglu and F. Kariokis. New York: Lexington, 45-62.

White, Jenny (2020) "Turkey in the 1970s: The Cultural Logic of Factionalism." In Turkey in Turmoil: Social Change and Political Radicalization during the 1960s, edited by Berna Pekesen. Leiden: Brill, 2020, pp. 305-323.

Publications 2019

Blumi, Isa (2019) "Speaking above Yemenis: A reading beyond the tyranny of experts" Journal of Global Intellectual History: 1-25.

Blumi, Isa (2019) “Albanian Slide: The Roots to NATO’s Pending Lost Balkan Enterprise.” Insight Turkey (Special Issue The Balkans at a Crossroads) Spring Vol. 21. No. 2 (2019): 149-170.

Blumi, Isa (2019) “Navigating the Challenge of Liberalism: The Albanian Orthodox Church’s Century,” in Sabrina P. Ramet (ed.) Orthodox Churches and Politics in Southeastern Europe (Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), 197-222.

Borsuk, Imren (2019) Review: Durukan Kuzu, Multiculturalism in Turkey: the Kurds and the State. In: Ethnic and Racial Studies 43:3 (2019)

Borsuk, Imren and Eroglu, Ensari (2019) “Displacement and Asset Transformation from Inner-City Squatter Settlement into Peripheral Mass Housing.” European Urban and Regional Studies.

Candar, Cengiz (2019) “After Ten Days that Shook Syria: Turkey’s Dependence on Russia Reaffirmed”, Turkey Analyst – Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and Silk Road Studies (5 November 2019)

Candar, Cengiz (2019) “The Kurdish “Other” and the American Enemy Ensure the Cohesion of Turkey’s Nationalist Regime”, Turkey Analyst – Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and Silk Road Studies (14 February 2019)

Çandar, Cengiz (2019) "The Middle East policy of 'New Turkey', 'Neo-Nationalism' and Kurds" in Herkül Millas (ed.), Η "Νέα Τουρκία" εκ των έσω [The New Turkey from the Inside] (Athens: Sideris Publication).

D'Orsi, Lorenzo (2019) "Touching history and making community. The memory of the 1980 Turkish military coup in the 12 September Museum of Shame", History and Anthropology

Korkmaz, Seren Selvin (2019) "(Re)Construction of Turkish National Identity in Urban Space: Transformation Ofistanbul’s Panorama Under JDP Rule" in Rasim Özgür Dönmez and Ali Yaman (eds.) Nation-Building and Turkish Modernization: Islam, Islamism, and Nationalism in Turkey (New York, Rowman & Littlefield).

Levin, Paul (2019) ”What’s Driving Turkey’s Foreign Policy?” Texas National Security Review, Policy Roundtable: The Future of Turkey’s Foreign Policy, October 24, 2019.

Saglam, Erol (2019) “Bridging the Social with What Unfolds in the Psyche: The Psychosocial in Ethnographic Research.” In New Voices in Psychosocial Studies, edited by S. Frosh. London: Palgrave, 123-39.

Sayan, Pinar (2019) "Civil Society Education Initiatives in Conflict Contexts: Reflections on an Example from Armenia and Turkey" in Zivilgesellschaft in Zeiten militärischer Bedrohung (eds.) Roth, I., Maier, R. and Kendzor, P.  Georg Eckert Institute Dossiers 6, 138-149.

Sayan, Pinar with Bilmez, B., Çayır, K., Çaykent, Ö., Gamaghelyan, P., Karapetyan, M. (2019) Türkiye ve Ermenistan’da Tarih Egitimi: Elestiri ve Alternatifler (eds.). Istanbul: Tarih Vakfı.

Sayan, Pinar with Karapetyan, M., Gamaghelyan, P. (Eds.) (2019) Alternative History Education Modules for Armenia and Turkey (eds.). History Foundation (Tarih Vafki) and Imagine Center for Conflict Transformation.

Sayan, Pinar with Karapetyan, M., Gamaghelyan, P. (Eds.) (2019) Ermenistan ve Türkiye için Alternatif Tarih Egitim Modülleri Istanbul: Tarih Vakfı.

Soyaltın Colella, Digdem (2019) "Old Wine in New Bottles? Corruption and Neo-patrimonial Statehood in Turkey", in Ina Kubbe and Aiysha Varraich (eds), Corruption and Informal Practices in the Middle East and North Africa (Oxford: Routledge)

White, Jenny (2019) “Women in the New Turkey,” In Turkey’s Future: Factors, Actors and Dynamics.  Gürkan Celik and Ronald Linden (Eds.). Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 2019.


Publications 2018

Bezci, Egemen B. (2018) "Guest Editor's Introduction: Trajectory for Kurds", Middle East Critique, 1-6. DOI: 10.1080/19436149.2017.1411108 (Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher 2016-17)

Blumi, Isa (2018) “Battles of Nostalgic Proportion: The Transformations of Islam-as-Historical-Force in Western Balkan Reconstitutions of the Past,” in Catharina Raudvere (ed.) Nostalgia, Loss & Creativity in South-East Europe: Political and Cultural Representations of the Past (London: Palgrave): 37-71

Blumi, Isa (2018) Destroying Yemen: What Chaos in Arabia tells us About the World (Berkeley: University of California Press)

Blumi, Isa (2018) co-editor with Mehmet Hacısalihoğlu, Special Issue: Islamophobia in Europe, IRCICA Journal vol. 3 issue 6 (February 2018), 208 pages

Blumi, Isa (2018) “Nothing New: Islamophobia by Default in Postwar Europe,” IRCICA Journal, 6/1 (February 2018): 29-65. ISSN: 2148-2772.

D'Orsi, Lorenzo (2018) "Moral Thresholds of Outrage. The March for Hrant Dink and New Ways of Mobilization in Turkey", Berghahn on Conflict and Society Journal, 40-57.

D'Orsi, Lorenzo and Fabio Dei (2018) "What is a rite? Émile Durkheim, a hundred years later" Open Information Science

Levin, Paul T. (2018) 'Who Lost Turkey? The Consequences of Writing an Exclusionary European History', in Caner Tekin and Stefan Berger (eds), History and Belonging: Representations of the Past in Contemporary European Politics (Oxford: Berghahn Books)

Roth, Hans Ingvar (2018). P.C. Chang and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press)

Sayan, Pinar (2018). "Avrupa'da Sağ Politikalar ve Göçmen Karşıtlığı" (Right-Wing Politics and Anti-Immigrationism in Europe), in Uluslararası İlişkilerde Göç: Olgular, Aktörler ve Politikalar (Fatih/Istanbul: Der Yayınları)

Soyaltın, Digdem and Canan Balkır (2018). Avrupalılaşma: Tarih, Kavram, Kuram ve Türkiye Uygulaması (Istanbul: Istanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Yayınları)

Yabanci, Bilge, and Dane Taleski. 2018. “Co-Opting Religion: How Ruling Populists in Turkey and Macedonia Sacralise the Majority.” Religion, State and Society 46 (3): 283–304.


Publications 2017

Baser, Bahar and Levin, Paul T. (eds, 2017) Migration from Turkey to Sweden: Integration, Belonging and Transnational Community (I.B. Tauris, London).

Bezci, Egemen B. (2017) "Biri Bizi Gözetlemiş: Ikinci Dünya Savaşı Türkiye´sinde İngiliz İstihbaratı", Toplumsal Tarih Magazine, 277: 26-31.

Ekal, Berna (2017). "Collaboration gone awry: The formation of women’s shelters as public institutions in Turkey". Mediterranean Politics, 1–18.

Levin, Paul T. and Baser, Bahar (2017) “The 50th Anniversary of the Beginning of Migration from Turkey to Sweden: Lessons Concerning Integration, Cohesion, and Inclusion” in Bahar Başer and Paul T. Levin (eds, 2017) Migration from Turkey to Sweden: Integration, Belonging and Transnational Community (I.B. Tauris, London). 

Maritato, Chiara (2017). Compliance or Negotiation? Diyanet’s Female Preachers and the Diffusion of a ‘True’ Religion in Turkey. Social Compass DOI: 10.1177/0123456789123456

Soyaltın, Digdem (2017) Europeanisation, Good Governance and Corruption in the Public Sector (Routledge). (Visiting Postdoctoral Reseracher 2014-15)

Soyaltın, Digdem (2017) "Public sector reforms to fight corruption in Turkey: a case of failed Europeanization?" Turkish Studies. (Visiting Postdoctoral Reseracher 2014-15)

Soyaltın, Digdem (2017) "Transformation of corporate governance in Turkey: Eliminating or accommodating corruption?" in Hannes Meissner and Johannes Leitner (eds.) State Capture, Political Risks and International Business: Cases from Black Sea Region Countries (Routledge)(Visiting Postdoctoral Reseracher 2014-15)

Soyaltın, Digdem (2017) "Turkey: The Paradoxical Effects of EU Accession", in Alina Mungiu-Pippidi and Jana Warkotsch (eds.) Beyond the Panama Papers. The Performance of EU Good Governance Promotion (Opladen: Barbara Budrich Publications) (Visiting Postdoctoral Reseracher 2014-15)

White, Jenny (2017) "Spindle Autocracy in the New Turkey", in the Brown Journal of World Affairs,  XXIV:1, 23-37.


Publications 2016

Baser, Bahar (2016). Kurdistan and Kurdish Politics. Oxford Bibliographies in International Relations. doi: 10.1093/obo/9780199743292-0131

Blumi, Isa (2016). “Battles of Nostalgic Proportion: The Transformations of Islam-as-Historical-Force in the Ideological Matrix of a Self-Affirming ‘West’,” in Agon Hamza (ed.) Althusser and Theology: Religion, Politics, and Philosophy (Leiden, Brill, 2016): 182-197.

Blumi, Isa (2016). “Reorientating European Imperialism: How Ottomanism Went Global,” Die Welt des Islams, 56/3-4: 290-316.

Roth, Hans Ingvar (2016). ”Freedom of Religion as a Distinct Human Right," in Pieter Coertzen, M.Christian Green & Len Hansen (eds.) Religious Freedom and Religious Pluralism in Africa – Prospects and Limitations (Matieland, South Africa: African Sun Media).

Roth, Hans Ingvar (2016). När Konfucius kom till FN – Om Peng Chun Chang och FN:s förklaring om de mänskliga rättigheterna (Stockholm: Dialogos förlag).

Roth, Hans Ingvar (2016). ”Peng Chun Chang, Intercultural Ethics and the Universal Declaration,” in Göran Collste (ed.) Ethics and Communication: Global Perspectives (London: Rowman & Littlefield).

Roth, Hans Ingvar (2016). ”Religion & Politik" (new, updated version) in Ludvig Beckman & Ulf Mörkenstam (eds.) Politisk teori (Malmö: Liber).

Soyaltin, Digdem (2016)  Governmental Responses to Political Corruption. Oxford Bibliographies in Political Science (London, Oxford). (Visiting Postdoctoral Reseracher 2014-15)


Publications 2015

Blumi, Isa “The Transformation of Islam in Kosovo and its Impact on Albanian Politics,” in Branislav Radeljić and Martina Topić (eds.) Religion in the Post-Yugoslav Political Context (Lexington Press, 2015).

Baser, Bahar (2015) "Tailoring Strategies According to Ever-Changing Dynamics: The Evolving Image of the Kurdish Diaspora in Germany" in  Terrorism and Political Violence, 0:1-18. (First published online 12 Aug 2015)

Baser, Bahar (2015) "Gezi Spirit in the Diaspora,” pp. 251-266 in Isabel David and Kumru F. Toktamış, eds, "Everywhere Taksim", (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, B.V., 2015)

Bahar, Baser (2015) Diasporas and Homeland Conflicts: A Comparative Perspective, Farhnam: Ashgate Publishing Limited.

Somer, Murat (2015) Milada Dönüş: Dünden Bugüne ve Ulus-Devlet’ten Devlet-Ulus’a Kürt Meselesi’nin Üç Temel İkilemi (Back to Point Zero: The Three Fundamental Dilemmas of the Kurdish Issue from Yesterday to Today and from Nation-State to State-Nation), Istanbul: Koc University Press.

Somer, Murat (2015), "Whither with Secularism or Just Undemocratic Laiklik? The Evolution and Future of Secularism under the AKP,” pp. 23-49 in Valeria Talbot, ed, The Uncertain Path of the ‘New Turkey,’ (Milan: ISPI, Instituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale, 2015)

Somer, Murat, “Is Islam the Solution? Comparing Turkish Islamic and Secular Thinking toward Ethnic and Religious Minorities.” Journal of Church and State. 2015. (doi: 10.1093/jcs/csv031 ; First published online: June 3, 2015  (with Gitta Glüpker-Kesebir)

Soyaltin, Digdem (2015), ‘Same Same or Different? Accession Europeanization in Central Eastern Europe and Turkey Compared’ in: Europeanization of Turkey: Policies, Politics and Polity, Ali Tekin and Aylin Güney (eds.) Routledge (with Tanja A. Börzel and Gözde Yilmaz).

Zürcher, Erik J. (2015) “Village and Empire: Recent Trends in the Historiography of the late Ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey,” in Houshang Chehabi, Peyman Jafari and Maral Jefroudi (ed.), Iran and the Middle East. Transnational Encounters and Social History, London: I.B. Tauris, 2015, 249-261.

Zürcher, Erik J. (2015) Young Turk Decision Making Patterns 1913-1915” in Annette Becker et al. (ed.), Le génocide des Arméniens. Cent ans de recherché 1915-2015, Paris: Armand Colin, 2015, 15-32.

Öniş, Ziya (2015) "Monopolising the Centre: The AKP and the Uncertain Path of Turkish Democracy" in The International Spectator: Italian Journal of International Affairs, 50:2, 22-41. (First published online: 19 Jun 2015)

White, Jenny (2015) "Turkey in the 1970s: A Narrative Approach." In Turkey in Turmoil: Social Change and Political Radicalization during the 1960s and 1970s. Ed. by Berna Pekesen. (Under review)

White, Jenny (2015) "The Conundrum of Muslim Secularism", in Eine hundertblättrige Tulpe -- Bir şadbarg lāla, ed. by Ingeborg Hauenschild, Matthias Kappler, Barbara Kellner-Heinkele. Berlin: Klaus Schwarz Verlag, Berlin, 2015, pp. 458-472.

Publications 2014

Blumi, Isa (with Gëzim Krasniqi). "Albanians’ Islam[s]." In Handbook for European Islam, ed. Jocelyne Caesari (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014).

Blumi, Isa. “An Honorable Break from Besa: Reconsidering Ottoman Administration in the Balkans, 1850-1881,” European Journal of Turkish Studies 18 (2014).

Ciddi, Sinan and Paul T. Levin (eds.), Turkish Studies special issue on "New Directions in Turkish Studies", 13(4) (Dec 2014)

Levin, Paul T. and Sinan Ciddi, "Turkish Studies today: Engagements beyond our field," in Turkish Studies 13(4) (Dec 2014).

Levin, Paul T. and Sofie Pandis Iverot (2014) "Mega-events and city transformation – is it the event or something else? The green vision for the 2004 Olympic village in Stockholm." In Per-Olof Berg and Emma Björner (eds.) Branding Chinese Mega-Cities: Policies, Practices and Positioning, Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.

Roth, Hans-Ingvar, "Mänsklig rättighetsutbildning – problem och utmaningar" (i spansk översättning) i Phaeida: Revista de Educación, Faculty of Education, University of Concepcion, (forthcoming 2014).

Somer, Murat, "Islamist Political Parties, the Turkish Case and the Future of Muslim Polities,” pp. 41-57 in Quinn Mecham and Julie Chernov Hwang (eds), Strategies and Behavior of Islamist Political Parties: Lessons from Asia and the Middle East (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014)

Somer, Murat, "Theory-Consuming or Theory-Producing? Turkey as a Theory-Developing Crucial Case" in Turkish Studies 13(4) (forthcoming Dec 2014).

Soyaltin, Digdem, (2014) "Zooming into the ‘Domestic’ in Europeanization: Promotion of Fight against Corruption and Minority Rights in Turkey" Journal of Balkans and Near Eastern Studies (March) 16:1, 11-29 (with Gözde Yilmaz).

Soyaltin, Digdem, (2014) Politics of Policy Reform in Pre-Accession Countries: Exploring Turkey’s Public Sector Reforms to Fight Corruption. IPSA World Congress, Montreal, Canada, 19-24 July 2014

Soyaltin, Digdem, (2014) "Public Sector Reforms to Fight Against Corruption in Turkey: A Failure of Europeanization" published conference paper, ECPR Glasgow.

Swiecicka, Elzbieta, (2014) "A Mysterious Ottoman Map and Its message of Russian Expansionism" New Trends in Ottoman Studies: Papers presented at the 20th CIÉPO Symposium, Rethymno, 27 June – 1 July 2012, editor-in-chief: Marinos Sariyannis, editors: Gülsün Aksoy-Aivali, Marina Demetriadou, Yannis Spyropoulos, Katerina Stathi & Yorgos Vidras, consulting editors: Antonis Anastasopoulos & Elias Kolovos, Rethymno: University of Crete – Department of History and Archaeology & Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas – Institute for Mediterranean Studies.

Swiecicka, Elzbieta, (forthcoming), The Turkish Dictionary of Giovanni Molino, born Yovhannês from Ankara, Klaus Schwartz Verlag.

Zürcher, Erik J. "Monologue to conversation: Comparative approaches in Turkish historiography," in Turkish Studies 13(4) (forthcoming Dec 2014).

Zürcher, Erik J. “The War in the Middle East: An Eyewitness Account,” Contemporanea. Rivista di Storia del ‘800 e del ‘900 XVII/4 (2014), 653-659.

Önis, Ziya, "Monopolizing the Center: The AKP and the Uncertain Path of Turkish Democracy" 2014.


Publications 2013

Blumi, Isa. (2013). Ottoman Refugees, 1878-1939: Migration in a Post-Imperial World, New York, Bloomsbury Press (2013)

Blumi, Isa. "Religion and Politics among Albanians of Southeastern Europe." In Religion and Politics in Central and Southeastern Europe: Challenges since 1989, ed. Sabrina P. Ramet (New York: Palgrave, 2013).

Levin, Paul T. (2013). "Dialogues Between Civilizations and Disciplines: Hayward R. Alker’s Influence on my Work in the Field of Turkish Studies" conference proceedings (published paper) the 2013 ISA Annual Conference, San Francisco.

Somer, Murat, "Barış Süreci ve Kürt Meselesi'nde Kimlik ve Dış Politika: Riskler ve Fırsatlar" (The Peace Process and Identity and Foreign Policiy in the Kurdish Question) Ortadoğu Analiz 5(57): 46–53, September 2013.

Somer, Murat, "Is Turkish Secularism Antireligious, Reformist, Separationist, Integrationist, or Simply Undemocratic?" review essay in Journal of Church and State 5(3): 585-597 August 2013.

White, Jenny, Muslim Nationalism and the New Turks, revised 2nd edition, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press (2013). (In Turkish translation: Müslüman Milliyetçilik ve Yeni Türkler. Istanbul, Iletişim Press, 2013.)