Bedrudin Brljavac received his B.A. in Political Science and Public Administration at the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey. He completed the Master Programme in European Affairs (MEA) at Lund University in Sweden as the scholarship holder of the Swedish Institute. He has regularly written columns for national and international magazines and daily newspapers such as Dnevni avaz, Novi horizonti, openDemocracy, Political Thought etc. Meanwhile he has worked on a number of national and international research projects. In addition, he has had several translations from English and Turkish into Bosnian. His research interests are Transnational Relations, Soft Power, Europeanization, EU Enlargement Policy, Democratization Theory, International Organizations, Turkish politics, and Western Balkans Politics.
Bosnia and Herzegovina and Europeanization: between ethnic-national and European identities
'Europeanization' is not just an effect of EU membership: it applies to aspiring countries too, especially those...
Bosnia between ethnic-nationalism and Europeanization
The Bosnian political elites who tend to safeguard domination of purely ethnic interests at all costs now must...
Whatever happened to Bosnia?
The Dayton political structure, the media, religious figures, and even civil society have been used to entrench...