Reviewing European Union Accession. Unexpected Results, Spillover Effects, and Externalities



Cultural Imperialism and the Decline of the Liberal Order. Russian and Western Soft Power in Eastern Europe
Torun, Zerrin (Informa UK Limited, 2020-04-20)
Conversion of Ajarians to Orthodox Christianity: Different Narratives and Perceptions
Aydıngün, Ayşegül; Köksal, Pınar (Informa UK Limited, 2019-02-07)
Based on field research and interviews conducted in both Ajaria and Tbilisi, this article focuses on the different interpretations of the conversion of ethnically Georgian Muslim Ajarians to Orthodox Christianity. It is argued that Orthodox Christianity is an important aspect of self-identification and the national narrative of all Georgians. For many Muslim Ajarians, conversion appears to be a pragmatic act, with the ultimate goal of being recognised as 'fully Georgian' by both state and society.
The New Politics of Russia. Interpreting Change
Torun, Zerrin (Informa UK Limited, 2018-01-01)
Dilemmas of structural adjustment and environmental policies under instability: Post-1980 Turkey
Boratav, K; Turel, O; Yeldan, E (Elsevier BV, 1996-02-01)
The Turkish structural adjustment since 1980 has been associated with chronic instability. Since the late 1980s, the weaknesses in the fiscal system and the premature external liberalization emerge as the main factors hindering the passage toward stable growth. Enforced and erratic distributional changes and relative stagnation of capital accumulation have undermined the growth potential of the economy. Further, it is demonstrated that existing market structures may negate environmental policies based on ma...
Financial Development of the Waqfs in Konya and the Agricultural Economy in the Central Anatolia (Late Sixteenth-Early Seventeenth Centuries)
Orbay, Kayhan (Brill, 2012-01-01)
This study examines the financial history of three waqfs (those of Mevlana Celaleddin-i Rumi, Sadreddin-i Konevi, and Selim II) in Konya through their account records covering the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries. These waqfs (charitable foundations) had large agricultural holdings, and their financial developments consequently reflect the local agricultural conditions in central Anatolia. This analysis of the waqf account books deals with the short-term financial difficulties resulting from h...
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Z. Torun, “Reviewing European Union Accession. Unexpected Results, Spillover Effects, and Externalities,” EUROPE-ASIA STUDIES, pp. 711–712, 2019, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: