Ahmet Erdi Öztürk is Lecturer of Politics and International Relations at London Metropolitan University and visiting scholar at the Department of Political Science and International Relations, University of Birmingham, UK. He is the co-editor of the Edinburgh University Press Series on Modern Turkey. He was a post-doctoral fellow at the Institute for Research on Migration, Ethnicity and Society (REMESO), at Linköping University, Sweden. He is the co-editor of Authoritarian Politics in Turkey: Elections, Resistance and the AKP (2017) as well as three special issues on religion, politics and authoritarianism. He is the author of more than 20 articles on religion and global politics and modern Turkish politics. His work has been published in Politics and Religion, Journal of European Political Science, Religion, Ideology and Politics,Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, Journal of Critical Studies on Terrorism, Oxford Bibliographies, Journal of Research and Politics on Turkey, Muslim Year Book and Journal of Balkan and Near East Studies. He is a regular contributor to media outlets such as Open Democracy, The Conversation, Huffington Post and France 24.
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The judicial arm of the Erdogan leadership has decided to make an example of Istar Gözaydin: even the most moderate...
Published in: HomeTurkey’s draft constitutional amendments: harking back to 1876?
Detailed regulations in the draft raise the prospect of a possible perpetual state of emergency hinging on a...