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Between Localness and Deterritorialization in Nemea and Basto Wine Regions
Duarte Ribeiro, Jose; Figueiredo, Elisabete; Rodrigues, Carlos (2018-05-01)
Between the knowledge and power negotiation dynamics of all the actors involved (from winemakers to farmers, local authorities and other stakeholders like local cooperatives) there is a need to question if the current rura...
Desire for children in Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan - Son preference and perceived instrumentality for value satisfaction
Hortacsu, N; Bastug, SS; Muhammetberdiev, OB (SAGE Publications, 2001-05-01)
The purpose of this study was to investigate son preference with respect to desired number of children and perceived instrumentality of children in relation to a number of values. The sample included respondents of Turkic ...
Disability in Turkey - Suggestions for overcoming current problems
TUFAN, İSMAİL; Yaman, Hakan; Arun, Oezguer (SAGE Publications, 2007-11-01)
ARUN, ÖZGÜR; Cevik, Aylin Cakiroglu (2011-01-01)
The aim of this study was to compare and analyze the quality of life of the elderly in three aging countries: Italy, Portugal, and Turkey. This was done by using data provided by the European Quality of Life Survey complet...
State formation from below: the Turkish case
Hunt, A; Tokluoglu, C (2002-01-01)
This essay focuses on the state-formation theory through the lens of the Turkish state-formation experience. The movements of resistance against state-formation in Turkey such as the internal struggles based on ideological...
Quality of life in an ageing society A comparative analysis of age cohorts in Turkey
ARUN, ÖZGÜR; Cakiroglu-Cevik, A. (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2013-12-01)
The aim of this study is to bring into focus the living conditions of the older adults in Turkey by using quality of life (QoL) criteria through which to highlight dimensions relating to their QoL status in comparison to o...
Determinants of youth smoking - Evidence from Turkey
Ozcan, YZ; Ozcan, KM (2002-01-01)
This paper investigates the determinants of smoking among middle- and high-school students in Ankara, Turkey. Data were collected from 4800 students in the second semester of the 1997-98 academic year to investigate substa...
A Faithful Alliance Between the Civil Society and the State: Actors and Mechanisms of Accommodating Syrian Refugees in Istanbul
Danis, Didem; Nazli, Dilara (Wiley, 2019-04-01)
Reception, hospitality and integration are certainly the main challenges of the contemporary world, particularly for countries like Turkey which hosts more than 3 million refugees from Syria. The aim of this article is to ...
The role of non-state actors (NSAs) regarding Syrian refugees in Mersin, Turkey
Sever, Baris Can; Ozerim, Mehmet Gokay (Transnational Press London, 2019-07-01)
After the outbreak of the civil war in Syria, Turkey undertook a prominent role by becoming the leading host country for Syrian refugees. The volume of the flow and the urgency of the refugees' situation have necessitated ...
Research note: A need or a status symbol? Use of cellular telephones in Turkey
Ozcan, YZ; Kocak, A (SAGE Publications, 2003-06-01)
This article investigates motives behind cellular phone usage and the satisfaction obtained by users in Turkey. It is suggested that the use of cellular phones as a status symbol is more important than the other motives wh...