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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 111–127.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Harun Ercan Although scholarly attention on the Kurdish movement in Turkey and Syria has increased in recent years, structuralist analyses still dominate the understanding of politico-military developments in the context of the Kurdish question. This essay argues that grasping the causes behind the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 211–222.
Published: 01 January 2016
... is intended by the Kurdish movement as an announcement of its ethico-politi- cal commitment to the democratization of the economy. Second, it provides a broad orientation for the democratically organized self-governed bodies (communes, councils, etc.) to conduct economic politics both against...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 41–59.
Published: 01 January 2019
...,” circumscribed by the structural limitations imposed on it by international finance and the global geopolitical matrix, navigated the sequences unleashed by the two revolutionary insurrections, the Arab Spring and the Kurdish movement for self-governance. Whether or not Erdoğan wins the June 2018 elections, he...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 61–80.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Orhan Gazi Ertekin The state of emergency following the military uprising of July 15, 2016, revealed a process of multilayered and multi-actor crises in Turkey. The resistance and offenses of Kurdish, Islamist, and Socialist movements historically challenged the republic that situated them on the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2019) 118 (1): 145–163.
Published: 01 January 2019
... . “ Who Are We? ” www.dayanismaakademileri.org/ ( accessed August 6, 2018 ). Söylemez Ayça . 2017 . “ ECtHR: Sanctions against Students Demanding Kurdish Lessons Violate Right to Education .” bianet , December 12 . bianet.org/english/human-rights/192363-ecthr-sanctions-against-students...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 184–196.
Published: 01 January 2016
... within the Kurdish liberation movement in the 1990s, we interpret democratic autonomy as a new methodology that weds decolonization and national liberation with a strong critique of the state form and patriarchal capitalist modernity. We then discuss autonomy and democracy as distinct yet related moments...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 197–210.
Published: 01 January 2016
... has spent a considerable time in Syria, and it is here that he developed the first academies to train guerrillas to fight for the Kurdish Liberation Movement (KLM).5 Although the PKK was fighting primarily against Turkey at the time, a significant number of Kurds from Syria joined the PKK and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2014) 113 (2): 419–426.
Published: 01 April 2014
... countrywide unrest not only because of the “level” of state violence but also because, for the larger public, state violence was no longer seen as legitimate. The Kurdish political movement has been waging a struggle against the Turkish state for the last three decades. This struggle has led to a long...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2014) 113 (2): 427–436.
Published: 01 April 2014
... may now include speaking Kurdish as one’s mother tongue. As a result, the Kurdish movement in Turkey today is inevitably drawn into the sphere of a political discourse that speaks the legal language of the given political field, which recognizes rights and identities regardless of the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 433–451.
Published: 01 July 2003
... after the war, and, moreover, the momentum of the Kurdish nationalist movement in Turkey proved the pessimists right and gave the fundamen- talist/essentialist factions the opportunity to raise their voices. With Tur- key’s policies regarding the Kurdish issue restricted to the fanaticism of the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 309–332.
Published: 01 July 2003
... that irtica, like the preceding communist and Kurdish questions, is a pretext to maintain the power, position, and large budget share of the TAF. In taking a critical stand against the TAF over who should fight against Islamic activism and how, Mesut Yılmaz as the prime minister (July January...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 223–226.
Published: 01 January 2016
...- ism and citizenship, and Kurdish studies. He is the author of Die Türkei und das andere Europa. Phantasmen der Identität im Beitrittsdiskurs (Turkey and the Other Europe: Fantasies of Identity in the Enlargement Debate; 2008). He has also published essays in New Perspectives on Turkey, Toplum ve...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 293–308.
Published: 01 July 2003
... make the normalization of Tur- key’s century-old Westernization adventure possible. Turkey is now going through a paradoxical period in which statist-Westernizing elites are forced to swerve into anti-Western positions, and the West is defended by Islamic, Kurdish, and other movements of identity...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 663–666.
Published: 01 July 2003
... Rubin and Thomas Keaney ‘‘Turkey’s Kurdish Problem: A Critical Analy- sis of Boundaries, Identity and Hegemony in Rightsizing the State, ed. Ian Lustick and ‘‘The Truth and Fiction about Turkey’s Human Rights Politics Human Rights Review, no.  (October–December is an assistant professor of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 351–379.
Published: 01 July 2003
...- 3 ing the train’’ of modern civilization. I remember seeing a comic strip in one of the popular comic magazines in Turkey years ago that brilliantly cap- tures and mocks the train metaphor. The comic strip shows a ‘‘typically’’ dressed Kurdish man lazily sitting in a forlorn train station...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2017) 116 (2): 345–362.
Published: 01 April 2017
... anomaly.” Although deeply Neapolitan, those grassroots groups have been global in their ambitions, building a wide network of political connections. Since 2014, activists from Insurgencia have traveled to the Syrian city of Kobane, establishing an organic cooperation with Kurdish militants...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2004) 103 (2-3): 397–417.
Published: 01 July 2004
... all conflicting debate. It has gone much the same way in Afghanistan, where the simple fact of wanting to understand the airdropping of food rations as part of the ‘‘psychological action’’ of the American-led coalition was criti- cized by much of the humanitarian movement and labeled a conservative...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 509–527.
Published: 01 July 2003
... the Independence Tribunals found the party complicit in the Kurdish rebellion of and accused the party of using reli- gion for political purposes. Zürcher, Turkey,  Halide Edib visited Turkey briefly in to see her grandson for the first time.  Mandacı refers to the person who...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2003) 102 (2-3): 453–470.
Published: 01 July 2003
... most fertile plots of land in the western and southern regions of the country were sacrificed to tourism or real estate developments for summer residences. Then came the devastating impact of the war with Kurdish nationalist forces in the southeast. At the end of the s, the result of these...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2018) 117 (1): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2018
... . 2002 . Parables for the Virtual: Movement, Affect, Sensation . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Mavroudi Elizabeth . 2008 . “ Palestinians in Diaspora: Empowerment and Informal Political Space .” Political Geography 27 , no. 1 : 57 – 73 . Navaro-Yashin Yael . 2012...