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Does international migration encourage consumerism in the country of origin?-A Turkish study
(Springer Netherlands, 1999)
As part of a larger inquiry into the consequences of international migration for those who remain in the country of origin, detailed interviews were conducted with 234 adults in four Turkish provinces. Three migrant-status ...
Becoming " urban " or remaining " rural ": the views of Turkish rural-to-urban migrants on the " integration " question
(Cambridge University Press, 1998)
The mass migration from rural areas to larger cities in the Third World and the rapid social changes entailed by this transformation have attracted the attention of social and political scientists since the 1950s. The ...
Women in banking: A comparative perspective on the integration myth
This article reports on the results of two similar surveys conducted with professional women bankers, one in the USA and the other in Turkey, to explore socio-economic backgrounds, attitudes towards work, and the nature ...
Explaining right-wing violence in Germany: a time series analysis
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., 1999)
Although some research exists on the relationship between the economy, foreigners, and support for right-wing parties, the effect of the economy and foreigners on instances of right-wing violence in Germany has not yet ...
The Cyprus debacle: what the future holds
(Pergamon Press, 1999)
This paper analyzes the Cyprus conflict from a realist perspective based on the assumption that it has implications for regional and global security. At the end of the millennium, the UN negotiations for Cyprus have been ...
Squatter (gecekondu) housing versus apartment housing-Turkish rural-to-urban migrant residents perspectives
This paper investigates the meaning of squatter (gecekondu) and apartment housing for rural-to-urban migrant residents and their perceptions and preferences regarding this issue in the context of Turkey. The research, ...
The meaning of city living for rural migrant women and their role in migration: the case of Turkey
This article explores the meaning of city living for Turkish women and the role women play both in the migration process and in establishing their lives in the city. It brings out the voices of women and lets them speak ...
Kurdish nationalism from an Islamist perspective: the discourses of Turkish Islamist writers
(Taylor & Francis Group Ltd., 1998)
What is the matter with citizenship? A Turkish debate
(Taylor & Francis Group Ltd., 1999)
Liberalism, democracy and the Turkish centre ‐ right: the identity crisis of the true path party
(Taylor & Francis, Ltd., 1996)