Books Reviewed

Winds of Change: The Challenge of Modernity in the Middle East and North Africa

The latest developments in the Middle East and North Africa have fundamentally unsettled the region, which is plagued with rising religious and political tensions,...

On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis

This book aims to interconnect perspectives, expressions, thought, struggles, processes, and practices of decoloniality that are emerging in and from different corners of the...

Global Quality of Democracy as Innovation Enabler: Measuring Democracy for Success

One of the strengths of this work is that it is not restricted to the OECD countries but extends comprehensively to the non-OECD world.Author: David...

Scholars and Sultans in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire

This book is an important contribution to the revisionist historiography of the early modern Ottoman Empire.Author: Abdurrahman Atçıl Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016, 268pp., £52.40. ISBN-10: 1107177162Reviewed...

Explaining the European Union’s Foreign Policy: A Practice Theory of Translocal Action

Ekengren’s comprehensive study is a perfect example of the ‘practice turn’ in the field of international relations. In order to make sense of the...

Turkish Germans in the Federal Republic of Germany: Immigration, Space and Belonging, 1961-1990

This book aims to analyse the history of the Turkish-German society in Germany within the contexts of integration, belonging and identity. In this sense,...

Handbook of Migration and Globalisation

This handbook analyses the multifaceted linkages between two of the most important socioeconomic phenomena of our time: globalisation and migration. Both are on the...

The Arab Spring Effect on Turkey’s Role, Decision Making and Foreign Policy

This book analyses Turkey’s role in the Arab world and investigates the effects of the Arab Spring on Turkish foreign policy and decision-making. It...

The Ottoman ‘Wild West’: The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries

The Ottoman ‘Wild West’: The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries deals with the genesis of the distinctive Muslim community in the...

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