Relevant Previous Publications by the Team:
Powell, M., & Yörük, E. (2017). Straddling two continents and beyond three worlds? The case of Turkey’s welfare regime. New Perspectives on Turkey, 57, 85-114. doi:10.1017/npt.2017.30
Van Gils, Eske, and Erdem Yörük. “The World Bank’s social assistance recommendations for developing and transition countries: Containment of political unrest and mobilization of political support.” Current Sociology 65, no. 1 (2017): 113-132.
Yıldırım, Kerem. “Personalistic Linkages and Persuasion in Turkish Party Politics.” In Contemporary Turkey at a Glance II, Springer, (2017): 53-69.
Yörük, Erdem, and Hişyar Özsoy. “Shifting forms of Turkish state paternalism toward the Kurds: social assistance as “benevolent” control.” Dialectical anthropology 37, no. 1 (2013): 153-158.
Yörük, Erdem. “Welfare provision as political containment: The politics of social assistance and the Kurdish conflict in Turkey.” Politics & Society 40, no. 4 (2012): 517-547.
Yörük, Erdem, Çağıl Uluşahin and Arzucan Özgür, “Towards Building a Political Protest Database to Explain Changes in the Welfare State”, Proceedings of the 10th SIGHUM Workshop on Language Technology for Cultural Heritage, Social Sciences, and Humanities (LaTeCH), pages 106–110,Berlin, Germany, August 11, 2016.
Work in Progress
Special Issue: The New Politics of Welfare in Emerging Market Economies
for Governance edited by Erdem Yörük and Stein Kuhnle; and with the contributions of Alper Şükrü Gençer, Angelica Puricelli, Çağrı Yoltar, Erdem Yörük, Flavio A. Gaitan, Matteo Messoula, Sebastian Sirén, Tim Dorlach and Yuxi Zhnag.
Social Assistance as Political Containment in Contemporary China,
by Erdem Yörük, Burak Gürel and Ali Bargu.
The Variable Selection Problem in the Three Worlds of Welfare Literature,
by Erdem Yörük, İbrahim Öker, Burcu Yakut-Çakar and Kerem Yıldırım.
Indigenous Revolts and Politics of Social Assistance in Mexico,
by Erdem Yörük, İbrahim Öker and Lara Şarlak.
Welfare as Counter-Insurgency in Contemporary India,
by Murat Koyuncu, Erdem Yörük and Burak Gürel.
Four Worlds of Global Welfare,
by Erdem Yörük and İbrahim Öker.
‘Sifting the Wheat from the Chaff’ Again,
by Erdem Yörük and Ali Bargu.
The Politics of Social Assistance in Contemporary Asia: Comparative Analysis of China, India, and Turkey
by Indrajit Roy, Erdem Yörük and Burak Gürel.
The Politics of Social Assistance in South Africa,
by Erdem Yörük and Alper Şükrü Gençer.
The Squeaky Wheel Gets the Grease: How Riots and World Bank Recommendations Shape Global Social Assistance Provision,
by Rahmi Çemen and Erdem Yörük.