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Ideas and change in foreign policy instruments: soft power and the case of the Turkish international cooperation and development agency
(Oxford University Press, 2015-04-01)
Constructivism in the International Relations literature mainly focuses on the constitutive interaction between international norms and state actions. Few studies explore when ideas at the domestic level matter in foreign ...
How (not) to disappear completely: pedagogical potential of research methods in international relations
(Sage Publications Ltd., 2015)
The question of research methods, and their role in the field, is a major source of contention for IR scholars. We can, however, discuss method, methodology, and innovation without revising or revisiting old debates. Methods ...
A divided government, an ideological parliament, and an insecure leader: Turkey's indecision about joining the Iraq War
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., 2013-03)
Objectives: On March 1, 2003, the Turkish parliament rejected a government motion that would involve Turkey in the Iraq war and allow U.S. forces to use Turkish territory in an offensive against Iraq. This decision has ...
Transgovernmentalism meets security: police liaison officers, terrorism, and statist transnationalism
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., 2011-01)
Studies of transgovernmental activities have enhanced our understanding of changing global politics, but their claims have not been fully investigated with respect to the security realm. Therefore, this article first ...
Turkey and Europeanization of foreign policy?
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc., 2010)
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Turkey's "new" foreign policy toward Eurasia
(Taylor & Francis, 2011)
Two geographers specializing in Turkey's international relations examine the reframing of foreign policy issues under the country's Justice and Development Party (JDP; also known by its Turkish acronym AKP), in power since ...
The Syrian conflict: driving forces of balances and imbalances
(The Rubin Center for Research in International Affairs, 2017-09-25)
Time to quantify Turkey’s foreign affairs: setting quality standards for a maturing international relations discipline
(Oxford University Press, 2016-01)
The first part of this article discusses the current state of International Relations (IR) in Turkey, and begins with the argument that the local disciplinary community shows limited scholarly engagement. The article ...
Framing an EU level regularization mechanism: mission impossible?
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd., 2013)
European Union Member States have so far tackled the problem of irregular migration in Europe by adopting common policies which aim to prevent irregular arrivals on the EU borders. In their EU-level policies, they have ...
An evolutionary game analysis of balancing and bandwagoning in unipolar systems
(Scientific & Academic Publishing Co., 2017)
This article proposes a simple evolutionary game to analyze the stability of states’ balancing and bandwagoning behavior towards the sole superpower called the unipole. The trajectories leading to evolutionarily stable ...