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Virginity Tests and Artificial Virginity in Modern Turkish Medicine
This paper addresses modern Turkish medicine as arbitrator of two modem medical practices: virginity surgery and virginity tests. These medical procedures are currently practiced by medical doctors [obstetrician-gynecologists ...
Turkey's predicament in the post-Cold War era
(Pergamon Press, 1996)
The ultimate objective of the modern Turkish republic was to be recognized as a European state. The Cold War structures enabled the realization of that goal. Turkey's Europeanness was defined according to its geostrategic ...
Parameters and strategies of Islam-state interaction in republican Turkey
(Cambridge University Press, 1996)
Against a historical background marked by “the most radical secular revolution of any state in the Muslim world,” the Turkish state over the past decade has faced an Islamic fundamentalist challenge to its secular basis. ...
Muslim-Turkish children in Germany: sociocultural problems
(Center for Migration Studies, 1996)
The integration of Muslim-Turkish children into the German school environment and more importantly, into the larger context of German society, is fraught with difficulties. A host of sociocultural problems hinders their ...
Parliamentary government with a strong president: the post-1989 Turkish experience
(The Academy of Political Science, 1996)
Articulating difference: the problem of the other in international political economy
This paper demonstrates that advancing our understanding of international political economy (IPE) entails posing the question of otherness and difference as an object of theoretical and historical inquiry. It suggests that ...
Democratization and the legislative development in the Middle East: the case of Turkey
(İnstitute of Developing Economies, 1994)
The paradoxical logic of Europe in Turkey: where does Europe end?
(Taylor & Francis Group Ltd., 1999)
Ethnonationalism, politics, and the intellectuals: the case of Yugoslavia
(Springer New York LLC, 1998)
Women's organizations in 1990s Turkey: predicaments and prospects