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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 ...
Awareness of and support for human rights among Turkish university students
(The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999)
Human rights have a high place on the agenda of the world today. In the eyes of their defenders they are a sine qua non for the peace and the welfare of mankind and for democratic ideals. On the other hand the human rights ...
Turkish women's predicament
(Pergamon Press, 1999)
To the foreign observer, Turkish women constitute an anomaly amongst Muslim societies. Since the creation of the Turkish Republic in 1923, Turkey has engaged in a project of modernization and secularization. As part and ...
The ethnic question in an environment of insecurity: the Kurds in Turkey
This article examines the effect that a poor structural context, what we term an 'environment of insecurity', has on the Kurdish ethnic nationalist mobilization in Turkey. The empirical evidence for this analysis is based ...
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 ...
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 ...
Reforming parliamentary procedure in Turkey
(Institute of Developing Economies, 1999)
Despite the fact that legislatures perform varying functions in different political systems, their power is doubted. It is argued that "even in liberal democracies, many complain about their impotence, their decline, their ...
What is the matter with citizenship? A Turkish debate
(Taylor & Francis Group Ltd., 1999)
Turkey's New vocation
(Pakistan American Foundation, 1999)
Turkey's military " democracy "
(Current History, Inc., 1999)