Bridging the Real Divide: The Importance of Social and Regional Policy in Turkey’s EU Accession Process

Tsarouhas, Dimitris
Ertugal Özveren, Ebru
Aybars, Ayşe İdil


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D. Tsarouhas, E. Ertugal Özveren, and A. İ. Aybars, Bridging the Real Divide: The Importance of Social and Regional Policy in Turkey’s EU Accession Process. 2007, p. 279.