Recent Submissions

  • Universal faith or Islamic denomination: on the struggle to define Alevism 

    Grigoriadis, Ioannis N.; Akdeniz, Pınar (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    The term “Alevi” is related to heterodox Islamic groups that have lived in Anatolia and its bordering regions since the introduction of Islam in the late eleventh century. It refers to a number of heterodox groups such as ...
  • Editorial (Weisbrode, Kenneth) 

    Scott-Smith, G.; Weisbrode, Kenneth (Brill, 2019)
  • Engaging the “Animal Question” in International Relations 

    Fougner, Tore (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    By raising the “animal question” in International Relations (IR), this essay seeks to contribute not only to put animals and human–animal relations on the IR agenda, but also to move the field in a less anthropocentric and ...
  • The effects of video-feedback intervention to promote positive parenting and sensitive discipline for maternal sensitivity in Turkey 

    Sümer, N.; Metin-Orta, İ.; Alsancak-Akbulut, C.; Salman-Engin, Selin; İlden-Koçkar, A.; Şahin-Acar, B.; Akkol-Solakoğlu, S.; Aran, Ö.; Çakır, D. S.; Kavaklı, B.; Memişoğlu-Şanlı, A.; Sağel-Çetiner, E.; Türe, D.; Üstünel, A. Ö.; Yaşar, B. (Turkish Psychological Association, 2020)
    The aim of the current study was to examine the effectiveness of a culturally sensitive adaptation of a Video-feedback Intervention to promote ‘Positive Parenting and Sensitive Discipline’ (VIPP-SD) in Turkey, and to assess ...
  • The conceptualization problem in research and responses to sexual and gender-based violence in forced migration 

    Özçürümez, Saime; Akyüz, Selin; Bradby, H. (Taylor&Francis, 2020)
    The conceptualization of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) has developed rapidly over recent decades and the understanding of SGBV in the context of forced migration continues to evolve. Based on a scoping review of ...
  • Russian-Turkish cooperation in Syria: geopolitical alignment with limits 

    Köstem, Seçkin (Taylor & Francis, 2020)
    Russian and Turkish interests have clashed over Syria since the beginning of the conflict in late 2011. Yet, in Summer 2016, the two governments emerged as deal makers in the Syrian conflict. Due to a host of international ...
  • Stability or mobility? Movement between cistercian houses in late medieval England and wales 

    Thornton, David E. (Peeters, 2019)
    The movement or “transfer” by members of monastic orders between religious houses has generally been discouraged by ecclesiastical authorities.1 In the case of monks, transfer to another monastery technically contravenes ...
  • Smokestacks and pipelines: Russian-Turkish relations and the persistence of economic development 

    Hirst, Samuel J.; İşçi, Onur (Oxford University Press, 2020)
    When Aleksei Kosygin visited Turkey in 1975 for the inaugural firing of a massive Soviet-built steelworks, he laid out an ideologically charged vision of development: “unlike the Americans with their Coca-Cola factories, ...
  • Effects of caloric restriction on the antagonistic and integrative hallmarks of aging 

    Erbaba, Begün; Arslan-Ergül, Ayça; Adams, Michelle M. (Elsevier, 2021)
    Aging is a significant risk factor for cognitive decline associated with neurodegenerative diseases, which makes understanding what promotes ‘healthy brain aging’ very important. Studies suggest that caloric restriction ...
  • Domestic diversion: Selective targeting of minority out-groups 

    Klein, G. R.; Tokdemir, Efe (Sage Publications, 2019)
    Domestic political use of force is a strategy for political leaders to divert the public’s attention away from economic instability and rebuild political capital. But, diversionary incentives are not the only motivation; ...
  • Did the Ottomans see UFOs? An 1838 Ottoman document about unusual celestial phenomenon 

    Radushev, Evgeni; Sabev, O. (Institut d’Études balkaniques & Centre de Thracologie, 2019)
    The paper deals with an Ottoman document preserved in the Oriental Department of Sts. Cyril and Methodius National Library in Sofia. The document reveals that in October 1838 a heavy storm broke over in the night, followed ...
  • Brief notes on the Byzantine Insular Urbanism between Late Antiquity and the early Middle Ages 

    Zavagno, Luca (Center for Cyprus Studies-Eastern Mediterranean University, 2020)
    This paper aims at reassessing the concept of peripherality of the Byzantine insular world. It is suggested that Sicily, Crete and Cyprus (and to a lesser extent Malta, Sardinia and the Balearics) acted as a third political ...
  • Bir Asya içecegi (Bevanda Asiatica), Kont Luigi Ferdinando Marsili ve Osmanlı kahve kültürü 

    Kalpaklı, Mehmet; Mercan, F. Özden (Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Harvard University, 2019)
    Bu makalede Osmanlı kahve kültürünü tanıtmak ve öğretmek amacıyla 17. yüzyıl İtalyan entelektüellerinden Kont Luigi Ferdinando Marsili tarafından 1685 yılında yayımlanan Bevanda Asiatica [Bir Asya İçeceği] başlıklı kitap ...
  • Banques de Turquie : Entre dynamisme et tensions 

    Yücel, Eray (2019)
    This paper provides an up-to-date overview of the Turkish banking sector emphasizing its potential to generate value and to support sustainable growth. Since the main channel of financing businesses is bank loans in Turkey, ...
  • A Conjectural history of Liberalism 

    Alexander, James (Burnaby B.C.: Simon Fraser University, 2020)
    I want to argue that liberalism has an essence. I do not want to do this silently, or by taking it for granted, but by stating it plainly. Liberalism has an essence, even though it emerged contingently and perhaps even ...
  • Literatura a život: sebestylizace jako strategie v autobiografických a esejistických textech Bohumila Hrabala 

    Just, Daniel (Akademie Ved Ceske Republiky, 2019)
    Bohumil Hrabal often emphasizes that his work is firmly anchored in reality. He says that it is based either on what had happened to him, or what he had heard from other people and had identified with to such an extent ...
  • Forum: rethinking neoclassical realism at theory's end 

    Meibauer, G.; Desmaele, L.; Onea, Tudor; Kitchen, N.; Foulon, M.; Reichwein, A.; Sterling-Folker, J. (Oxford University Press, 2021)
    This forum presents a snapshot of the current state of neoclassical realist theorizing. Its contributors are self-identified neoclassical realists who delineate their version of neoclassical realism (NCR), its scope, object ...
  • Genetic copy number variants, cognition and psychosis: a meta-analysis and a family study 

    Thygesen, J. H.; Presman, A.; Harju-Seppanen, J.; Irizar, H.; Jones, R.; Kuchenbaecker, K.; Lin, K.; Alizadeh, B. Z.; Austin-Zimmerman, I.; Bartels-Velthuis, A.; Bhat, A.; Bruggeman, R.; Cahn, W.; Calafato, S.; Crespo-Facorro, B.; De Haan, L.; De Zwarte, S. M. C.; Di Forti, M.; Diez-Revuelta, A.; Hall, J.; Hall, M.-H.; Iyegbe, C.; Jablensky, A.; Kahn, R.; Kalaydjieva, L.; Kravariti, E.; Lawrie, S.; Luykx, J. J.; Mata, I.; McDonald, C.; McIntosh, A. M.; McQuillin, A.; Muir, R.; Ophoff, R.; Picchioni, M.; Prata, D. P.; Ranlund, S.; Rujescu, D.; Rutten, B. P. F.; Schulze, K.; Shaikh, M.; Schirmbeck, F.; Simons, C. J. P.; Toulopoulou, Timothea; Van Amelsvoort, T.; Van Haren, N.; Van Os, J.; Van Winkel, R.; Vassos, E.; Walshe, M.; Weisbrod, M.; Zartaloudi, E.; Bell, V.; Powell, J.; Lewis, C. M.; Murray, R. M.; Bramon, E. (Springer Nature, 2020)
    The burden of large and rare copy number genetic variants (CNVs) as well as certain specific CNVs increase the risk of developing schizophrenia. Several cognitive measures are purported schizophrenia endophenotypes and may ...
  • (Co-)Constructing a theory of mind: from language or through language? 

    Ilgaz, Hande; Allen, Jedediah W. P. (Springer, 2020)
    There is a large body of empirical work that has investigated the relationship between parents’ child-directed speech and their children’s Theory of Mind development. That such a relationship should exist is well motivated ...
  • Intelligence, educational attainment, and brain structure in those at familial high‐risk for schizophrenia or bipolar disorder 

    de Zwarte, S. M. C.; Brouwer, R.; Agartz, I.; Alda, M.; Alonso-Lana, S.; Bearden, C.; Bertolino, A.; Bonvino, A.; Bramon, E.; Buimer, E.; Cahn, W.; Canales-Rodríguez, E.; Cannon, D. M.; Cannon, T. D.; Caseras, X.; Castro-Fornieles, J.; Chen, Q.; Chung, Y.; De la Serna, E.; del Mar Bonnin, C.; Demro, C.; Di Giorgio, A.; Doucet, G.; Eker, M.; Erk, S.; Fatjó-Vilas, M.; Fears, S.; Foley, S.; Frangou, S.; Fullerton, J.; Glahn, D.; Goghari, V.; Goikolea, J.; Goldman, A.; Gonul, A.; Gruber, O.; Hajek, T.; Hawkins, E.; Heinz, A.; Ongun, C.; Hillegers, M.; Houenou, J.; Pol, H.; Hultman, C.; Ingvar, M.; Johansson, V.; Jönsson, E.; Kane, F.; Kempton, M.; Koenis, M.; Kopecek, M.; Krämer, B.; Lawrie, S.; Lenroot, R.; Marcelis, M.; Mattay, V.; McDonald, C.; Meyer-Lindenberg, A.; Michielse, S.; Mitchell, P.; Moreno, D.; Murray, R.; Mwangi, B.; Nabulsi, L.; Newport, J.; Olman, C.; van Os, J.; Overs, B.; Ozerdem, A.; Pergola, G.; Picchioni, M.; Piguet, C.; Pomarol-Clotet, E.; Radua, J.; Ramsay, I.; Richter, A.; Roberts, G.; Salvador, R.; Saricicek-Aydogan, A.; Sarró, S.; Schofield, P.; Simsek, E.; Simsek, F.; Soares, J.; Sponheim, S.; Sugranyes, G.; Toulopoulou, Timothea; Tronchin, G.; Vieta, E.; Walter, H.; Weinberger, D.; Whalley, H.; Wu, M. -J.; Yalin, N.; Andreassen, O.; Ching, C.; Thomopoulos, S.; van Erp, T.; Jahanshad, N.; Thompson, P.; Kahn, R.; van Haren, N. (Wiley, 2020)
    First‐degree relatives of patients diagnosed with schizophrenia (SZ‐FDRs) show similar patterns of brain abnormalities and cognitive alterations to patients, albeit with smaller effect sizes. First‐degree relatives of ...

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