Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies

(The median citation count of Journal of Balkan and Near Eastern Studies is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Introduction: Changing Tourism in the Cities of Post-communist Central and Eastern Europe26
The Militarization of Turkish Foreign Policy13
Foreign Direct Investments’ Impact on Economic Growth in Serbia13
Clientelism and the Abuse of Power in the Western Balkans11
Turkish Populist Nationalism in Transnational Space: Explaining Diaspora Voting Behaviour in Homeland Elections11
Turkey and Israel: Changing Patterns of Alliances in the Eastern Mediterranean11
Geopolitical Visions in Turkish Foreign Policy10
Geopolitics of the Prespa Agreement: Background and After-Effects10
The Relationship between Foreign Direct Investment and Institutional Quality in Western Balkan Countries8
Ukraine, Multipolarity and the Crisis of Grand Strategies8
When local becomes general: Turkey's 31 March 2019 elections and its implications for dynamics of polarization and sustainability of competitive authoritarianism8
The Peace Process between Turkey and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, 2009–20157
European Capital of Culture, Urban Tourism and Cross-Border Cooperation Between Romania and Serbia6
The Balkan Paradox: Are Wages and Labour Productivity Significant Determinants of FDI Inflows?6
Strictly Pragmatism?: Prospects for a Russian-Turkish Partnership6
Who Takes Care of the Children? Albanian Migrant Parents’ Strategies for Combining Work and Childcare in Greece5
The Transformation of Turkey’s Pro-Kurdish Democratic Movement5
Rebranding the Cultural Legacy of Communism: The Golden Stag Festival (Braşov, Romania) and Local Placemaking5
Turkey’s Kurdish Question in the Era of Neoliberalism5
From Humanitarian Crisis Management to Prison Island: Implementing the European Asylum Regime at the Border Island of Lesvos 2015-20174
Iran and the New Geopolitics of the Middle East: In Search of Equilibrium4
Place Identity, Urban Tourism and Heritage Interpretation: A Case Study of Craiova, Romania4
Turkey’s Foreign Aid to Africa: An Analysis of the Post-July 15 Era4
Special Issue: Crisis in the Eastern Mediterranean and COVID-194
Economic Management under the Presidential System of Government in Turkey: Beyond the Depoliticization versus Repoliticisation Dichotomy4
China and New Middle East4
Russian Surrogate Warfare in Ukraine and Syria: Understanding the Utility of Militias and Private Military Companies4
Revisionism and Resecuritization of Turkey's Middle East Policy: A Neoclassical Realist Explanation4
The Political Economy of Turkish Foreign Policy4
‘Everyone is a Possibility’: Messy Networks of Refugees from Syria in Urfa, Turkey4
The PKK’s Ideological Odyssey3
Forming Pre-Electoral Coalitions in Competitive Authoritarian Contexts: The Case of the 2018 Parliamentary Elections in Turkey3
Interdependence between Gross Capital Formation, Public Expenditure on R&D and Innovation in Turkey3
Urban Sprawl and Its Impact on Urban Tourism in Romania3
Neo-liberal Globalization and Income Inequality: Panel Data Evidence from OECD and Western Balkan Countries3
Past and present financialization in Central Eastern Europe: the case of Western subsidiary banks3
Editorial. Entangled Temporalities of Migration in the Western Balkans. Ethnographic Perspectives on (Im)-mobilities and Reception Governance3
The Western Balkans and Geopolitics: Leveraging the European Union and China3
Post-Yugoslav States Thirty Years after 1991: Unfinished Businesses of a Fivefold Transition3
The Balkan Route (and Its Afterlife): The New Normal in the European Politics of Migration3
Geopolitics of the New Middle East: Perspectives from Inside and Outside3
Has the Arab Spring Spread to the Caucasus and Central Asia? Explaining Regional Diffusion and Authoritarian Resistance3
Festivals, Place-making and Local Economic Development: The Untold Festival in Cluj2
The Impact of AKP’s Foreign Policy on the Capital Accumulation Process in Turkey2
Placed in Time. Migration Policies and Temporalities of (Im)Mobility Across the Eastern European Borders2
Place Making and Tourism Logistics in Timișoara: Facing the Tasks of the Newly Appointed European Cultural Capital for 20212
The ‘New Normal’ in Migration Management in Serbia in Times of the COVID-19 Crisis2
Globalisation and the struggle over hegemony in a peripheral context: Turkey’s membership bid to the European Union2
An Assessment of Turkey’s Soft Power Resources in Asia: Potential and Limitations2
Causes of the Second Karabakh War: Analysis of the Positions and the Strength and Weakness of Armenia and Azerbaijan2
Russia and the New Middle East2
Then Is Now, but the Colours are New: Greece, Cyprus and the Evolving Power Game between the West, Russia and Turkey in the Eastern Mediterranean2
Europe and the ‘New’ Middle East2
On National Anniversaries: Greece, 1821-20212
Religious vs. Secular Discourse and the Change of Political Power in Montenegro2
Soft Power and SPPD in China Iran Relationship2
The 2018 ‘Construction Peace’ in Turkey: A Neoliberal Inclusion or Populist Electoral Exchange?2
Fear, Superiority, Self-Identification and Rejection: Turks’ Different Attitudes to Europe since the Late Ottoman Era2
In Byron’s Footsteps, through Byron’s Eyes: Literary Tourism and ‘Imagined Geographies’ of Southern Albania2
China’s Friendly Cooperative Relations with Tunisia in the Age of the New Silk Road Initiative2
A Contemporary Analysis of Intra-Party Democracy in Turkey’s Political Parties2
The Changing Security Landscape in South-Eastern Mediterranean: Assessing Turkey’s Strategies as a Rising Power2
Albanian Returned Asylum-Seekers: Failures, Successes and What Can Be Achieved in a Short Time2
Eastern Mediterranean Energy Geopolitics Revisited: Green Economy Instead of Conflict2
A Greening Dragon in the Desert? China’s Role in the Geopolitical Ecology of Decarbonisation in the Eastern Mediterranean2
The Dimensions and Attributes of State Failure in Syria2
Investor-State Disputes in Balkan, post-Soviet Union and Near and Middle East Countries: An Empirical Appraisal2
Politics and Criminal Justice: Integrating Courts to Turkey’s Recent Kurdish Policy1
The New Challenges of the Western Balkan Banking Industry During Ongoing Global Crisis1
Lebanon and the Syrian Civil War: Sectarian Perceptions and Positions1
Between Europe and Asia: Narrow Spaces for Strategic Hedging in New Europe1
‘Native Foreigners’ of Turkey: The Non-Muslim Minority as An Instantiation of Homo Sacer1
Sociocultural Conflicts and Ottoman Settlement Policies at the Balkan Wars1
Exploring the Maritime Nexus in Turkey’s African Agenda1
The Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant in Turkey: Some Causes for Concern1
Crisis in Turkey: Estimating the Potential Welfare Loss?1
Visualizing Empire: Cyprus and the Colonial Travelogue Film in the 1920s1
The New Regime of Free Trade and Transnational Capital in Turkey1
The Penetration of European Banking into Ottoman Lands During the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century1
Greece and Cyprus as Geopolitical Fodder, and the Russian Connexion1
(Exploring) the Impact of Turkey’s Embassies on Trade with sub-Saharan Africa1
Summitry Diplomacy in Turkey–Africa Relations: Statements, (Non-)Accomplishments and Effectiveness1
How the EU-induced Institutional Changes Facilitated Patronage over and Capture of Judiciary in North Macedonia1
Serbia in Light of the Global Recomposition1
Comprehending and Countering Hybrid Warfare Strategies by Utilizing the Principles of Sun Tzu1
Betting on Dark Literary Tourism: Exploratory Research on Sulina Town (Romania)1
Introduction: The Transformations in Kurdish Politics and Society in Turkey Since 20001
Waiting Games: Taming Chance among Afghans in Greece1
The Persian Gulf-Black Sea International Transport and Transit Corridor: Goals and Constraints1
China’s Belt and Road Initiative and South-South Cooperation1
Islam and Politics in Turkey: Alliance and Disunion Between the Fethullah Gülen Movement and the Justice and Development Party of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan1
Disentangling External Flows (External Shocks) and Policy Effects on the Credit Activities of Banks in Three Emerging Countries during the Great Recession1
Another “Third Way” to Narrate the Existing Alliances in the Middle East: Turkey-Qatar, Saudi Arabia-UAE, and Iran-Syria1
The Multiple Identities of the Middle East: A Case of Iraqi Turkmen Refugees in Turkey1
A Déjà Vu All over Again? Identifying and Explaining ‘Change’ in Turkey’s Asia Policy1
Turkey: The Pendulum between Military Rule and Civilian Authority1
The Rise of the Right-Wing Good Party (İYİP) in Turkey: Authoritarian Turn, Anomie, and Regulatory Nostalgia1
Transitional Shelters on a Policy Landslide – Experiencing Displacement on the Frontline in Bosnia and Herzegovina1
Rise and Fall of Cultural Policy Participation in Novi Sad, Serbia1
Out of Place? Making Sense of the Mismatch between the Post-Cold War Transition and the Yugoslav State Crisis1
Encountering the Age of Civility: The Late Ottoman Etiquette Literature (1890–1918)1
Culture of Insecurity and Production of Foreign Policy Crises: Turkey’s Sèvres Syndrome and Syrian Support for the PKK during the 1998 October Crisis1
Digital age: the changes in economy, society, politics1
From East to East: Reconceptualization of NATO’s Eastern Flank Engagement in the Middle East0
Candidate Countries’ Engagement with European Union Agencies – Alternative Modes of EU Integration?0
The Balkan War in Epirus: Religious Identity and the Continuity of Conflict0
The 2014/2015 Refugee Crisis in the EU and the Mediterranean Route0
Multiscalar Industrial Strategies and Variegated Foreign Investment in China0
Can Nacar, Labor and Power in the Late Ottoman Empire: Tobacco Workers, Managers, and the State, 1872-1912 Can Nacar, Labor and Power in the Late Ottoman Empire: Tobacco Workers, Manage0
Cyprus: Korea by Transposition?0
Macedonia & Its Questions. Origins, Margins, Ruptures & Continuity0
Economic Freedom in the Balkan Transition Countries from a Valuable Human Ends Perspective0
Turkish Humanitarian Assistance During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Focus on Africa0
The Fate of Armenian and Greek Properties in the Post-First World War Period0
Night on Earth0
Nation Building Processes and Bilateral Relations Between China and Türkiye: Comparison of 20th and 21st Centuries0
Sailing Through Totalitarian Regimes. The Profile of a Shipping Company at the Lower Danube: Maritime Intercontinental0
When Diplomats Lead to a War: The Role of the Turkish Diplomatic Bureaucracy in the Military Intervention in Cyprus0
The Influence of Corporate Restructuring on the Economic Development of Bosnia and Herzegovina0
Turkey’s Balancing Act between East and West: A Russian Perspective0
Introduction to the Special Issue: New Diplomatic Histories of Turkey0
The Paradox of the New Great Game: Do Europe and China Need More Pipelines from Eurasia?0
Revisiting the Rise and Decline of Authoritarian Neoliberalism: A Political Economy Analysis of Akp’s Initial Decade0
Turkey-Africa Relations and Turkey’s National Role Conception as the Centre Country: Continuity or a Break with the Past?0
Educating Masses: The Committee of Union and Progress Clubs and Schools in the Late Ottoman Empire0
Religious Reform in the Late Ottoman Empire: Institutional Change and the Professionalization of the Ulema Religious Reform in the Late Ottoman Empire: Institutional Change and the Prof0
Multidirectionality(ies) in the Turkish Foreign Policy: Compensatory, Complementary and Reactive Multidirectionality0
Rejecting the Neoliberal Balkan Land Grab Hypothesis: The Absence of the EU’s Transformative Power in Land Use Governance in Bosnia and Serbia0
The Far-Right Redox Reaction: The Transformation of Populist Radical Right Parties from Marginal ‘Groupuscules’ into Considerable Political Forces0
A Short History of Western Ideology: A Critical Account0
The Anxious Triumph of Capitalism an Interview with Donald Sassoon0
Re-thinking Religion and Empire: Non-State Organizations from the Knights Hospitallers to ISIS0
Turkish–Israeli Relations in the 1960s: Trade, Trade Unions, and the Arab–Israeli War0
Italy, Turkey and China in the Eastern Mediterranean: Implications for the EU0
2023 Elections in Turkey within Global Context: Right Wing Populism in the Era of Global Shift0
Refugee Scholars of the 1930s and the German Contribution in the Development of Economics in Turkey0
‘To accustom Turkish minds to a state of belligerency’: The Delicate Balance of British Propaganda in Turkey during the Second World War0
Post-Pandemic Inflation and Currency Board Arrangements in the Balkans0
Russia and China in the Eastern Mediterranean: On Parallel Tracks?0
‘They Cannot Herd a Sheep’ Populist Politics and Its Struggles for and Against Education in Turkey0
Editorial to the special issue on ”Asian Powers in the Eastern Mediterranean”0
I politiki klironomia tou Eleftheriou Venizelou. Synecheies kai asynecheies [The Political Legacy of Eleftherios Venizelos. Continuities and Discontinuities]0
Autonomy and Control in the Gig Economy and Platform Work: Domestic and Home Repair Workers in Turkey0
Constantine Karamanlis and the Cyprus Crisis of July-August 1974: A Re-assessment0
Beyond the Soft–Hard Power Binary: Resource Control in Turkey’s Foreign Policy Towards Sub-Saharan Africa0
Russia’s Foreign Policy Actions and the Syrian Civil War in the United Nations Security Council0
Introduction to the Special Issue “Turkey, Asia, and the EU in a Changing Global Order”0
China’s ‘Silky Involvement’ in the Eastern Mediterranean: A geopolitical upper hand for Greece and Cyprus?0
Constitutions Octroyées And International State-Building: The Macedonian Case in Focus0
From Bosnia and Herzegovina to China in the 21st Century: A Case Study of Personal Migration Histories0
Early Cold War Counterinsurgency: The Romanian Campaign in Comparative Perspective (1944-1962)0
The Role of Non-State Actors in Modern Warfare: The Case of Syria and Nagorno-Karabakh0
Inside Outsiders: Comparing State Policies Towards Citizens of Palestinian and Kurdish Descent in Israel and Turkey0
Somewhere near to history: the wartime diaries of Reginald Hibbert, SOE officer in Albania, 1943-19440
Political and Legal Problems of the Soviet–Yugoslav Military Co-Operation During the World War II: The Case of the 1 st Yugoslav Rifle Brigade0
Introduction to the Special Issue: ‘Turkey and Britain in the Second World War’0
The Alphabet War: Language, Collective Memory and National Identity in Contemporary Debates over National Minority Rights in Croatia0
No Strings Attached: Understanding Turkey’s Arms Exports to Africa0
International Intervention and the Problems of Legitimacy: Encounters in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina International Intervention and the Problems of Legitimacy: Encounters in Postwar Bosn0
Review: Communism, Atheism, and the Orthodox Church of Albania: Cooperation, Survival and Repression Review: Communism, Atheism, and the Orthodox Church of Albania: Cooperation, Surviva0
Upgrading Authoritarianism During the Arab Uprisings: Armed Non-State Actors’ Confessional Alliances and Aborted Democratization in Syria0
Water, Sewage and Sanitation: Infrastructure Projects and Public Health in Izmir in the Late Ottoman Empire0
Beyond Ethnonationalism? Ethnos , Market and Culture in Croatian Policies of Citizenship0
Ford’s Scholarships in Yugoslavia During the Cold War: Exposure to Western Ideology and Culture0
Politics of Emotions in the Late Ottoman Empire: ‘Our Beloved Crete’0
Remaking “Small Business” in Turkey: Critical Assessment of Small Business Politics Under the AKP Rule0
The Complexities of Interreligious Dialogue in the Post-Yugoslav Context0
Chto Takoe Sovetskaya Diaspora? Is There a Living and Ideologically Sovieticized ‘Soviet Diaspora’?0
Bearing the Brunt of Legitimacy and Power Challenges: The Turkish Armed Forces’ Fall from Grace, 1997-20180
The Rise and Fall of Europeanization. What is Next for EU-Turkey Relations?0
Gendering Public Diplomacy: Turkey and Europe in the 1930s0
Ukraine, Europe, and the re-routing of Globalization0
The Greek Connection: The Life of Elias Demetracopoulos and the Untold Story of Watergate0
A House of Many Mansions: Perceptions of Lebanese Political and Intellectual Elites toward Iran0
Solidarity or Crisis? How Personal Migration Experiences Shape Popular Perception on Forced Migrants in Bosnia and Herzegovina?0
Greece’s Ostpolitik. Dealing With the ‘‘Devil’’0
Glocal Reflections of the Middle East Command (MEC) Project on the Regional Cold War0
Turkish Neutrality in the Second World War and Relations with the Soviet Union0
Analysis of Developmental and Other Aspects of Investments in Research and Development of a Group of Countries in the Southeast Europe0
Turkey’s Voting Preferences in the UN General Assembly During the AK Party Era as a Counterchallenge to Its ‘New’ Foreign Policy0
Lenin’s ‘Eastern Policy’ and Communism in Turkey and Greece, 1918-19230
Toward Nonalignment: The Improbable and Fateful Intersection of Yugoslavia and China in the Early Cold War, 1948–19510
Who You are and Who You Want to Be: Exploring Symbolic, Spatial and Cultural Levels of Identity in Contemporary Serbia/Belgrade0
Hicret, Dîn ü Devlet: Osmanlı Göç Politikası(1856- 1908)[Hegira, the Religion and the State: The Ottoman Policy of Migration(1856- 1908)] Hicret, Dîn ü Devlet: Osmanlı Göç Politikası(180
China’s Seaport Investment in the Mediterranean Region and EU’s Interrogative Approach0
John Milios: 1821—Tracing the Nation, the State and Greece’s “Megali Idea”0
A Conversion to Civil Society? The Incomplete Reconfiguration of the Hizbullah Movement in Turkey0
From Non-Intervention to Mediation: The Transformation of the US Cyprus Policy (1960–1967)0
Selahattín Ülkümen: The Turkish Righteous Among the Nations0
Unconventional Diplomatic Initiatives of Nascent Turkish Republic: The Karadeniz Expedition in 19260
The Role of Armed Non-State Actors in Iran’s Syria Strategy: A Case Study of Fatemiyoun and Zainabiyoun Brigades0
Iran’s New Chapter in Cuspness: Linking the Eastern Mediterranean and Asia0
Turkey and Britain in World War II: Origins and Results of the Tripartite Alliance, 1935-400
From ‘Civil Marriage’ to ‘Imam Marriage’, the Happy Marriage of Capitalism and Patriarchy: Women’s Employment in Turkey0
‘A Friendly Neutral’: Churchill and Turkey in the Second World War0
Review: Working in Greece and Turkey: A Comparative Labour History from Empires to Nation-States, 1840–1940, Leda Papastefanaki and M. Erdem Kabadayı (eds). Berghahn Books. 2020 $179.00/£132.00 / Hb0
Aid, Trade or Faith? Questioning Narratives and Territorial Pattern of Gulf Foreign Aid0
Stop, in the Name of Law!: The Restructuring of Police Force in the Early Republican Turkey0
Populist Variations on Migration: Floating Signifiers of Mobility in the Context of the ‘Balkan Route’ and the COVID-19 Pandemic0
The Role of Railways in the Ottoman Empire During the First World War0
The Ottoman Legacy of the Connected Histories of Demographic Engineering: The Case of the Ottoman Greeks of Western Anatolia0
Multinationals in the Grain Trade: The Louis Dreyfus Company at the Lower Danube, 1889–19480
An Island Getting Divided at the Cinema: Transformational Microhistory of Cinemagoing and Nationalism in Cyprus0
Turkish Foreign Policy in the Chaos of War, 1939-19450
Turkey’s Journey from Democratization to De-democratization: External Democracy Promotion versus Domestic Political Competition0
The Confrontation About Enosis (Union) Between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots in the Legislative Council of Cyprus (1902-1931)0
Turkey in the Global Economy; Neoliberalism, Global shift and the Making of a Rising Power0
Turkey’s Political Parties’ Asia Policies: Visions, Contacts, Issues0
German Troops in Afghanistan: Strategic Narratives on German Participation in Resolute Support0
Neo-Liberalism, Depopulation and Economic Stagnation in the Balkans0
‘A Longdrawn-Out Game of Chess’ and the Camouflaged Partition of the Island of Cyprus that followed on 16 August 1960: A Review of Achilles C. Emilianides, A Longdraw0
The “One Guilty Nation” Myth: Edith Durham, R.W. Seton-Watson and a Footnote in the History of the Outbreak of the First World War0
Tobacco Grey Market in the Western Balkans0
Greece’s (Un)competitive Capitalism and the Economic Crisis: Critical Thoughts Under the Lens of Social Policy Greece’s (un) Competitive Capitalism and the Economic Cr0
China and Türkiye’s Strategic Cooperation in the 21 st Century: A ‘Complex Role’ Prism0
The Second Succession in the Islamic Republic of Iran: Change or Continuity?0
Back to Basics: The Re-Securitization of Cyprus by Turkey After Crans Montana0
Petitions, Propaganda, and Plots: Transnational Dynamics of Diplomacy During the Turkish War of Independence0
Marrying the Enemy? Turkish Nationalism, Citizenship, and the Public Debate over Mixed Marriages in the 1940s Turkish Press0
Analyzing the Mutual Geopolitical and Security Complementarity of Iran and Turkey: Border, Energy, and Water0
The Unbridgeable Gulf: Applying Bennett’s Model of Analysis to the 2017 Gulf Crisis0
‘Diplomatic Courage’: A Turkish Ambassador in Sinj0
Conversion of War Captives in the Ottoman Lands During the Eighteenth Century: Rules, Applications and Abuses0
Modernisation through Railways: Economic and Social Change in the Ottoman Empire in the Nineteenth Century0
Constructing the ‘National Ideal’: The ‘Inclusive’ and ‘Exclusive’ Representations of Syrian Refugees in Turkish Print Media0
Introduction Turkey and Africa: Motivations, Challenges and Future Prospects0
Processes of Cohesion and Fragmentation among Arab Tribes During the Syrian Civil War0
Litigation as a Strategy for Environmental Movements Questioned: An Examination of Bergama and Artvin-Cerattepe Struggles0
The Strategic Use of Narratives and Governance of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Major Autocratisers in Europe0
Turkey’s ‘Soft Power Interventionism’ in the Turkish Cypriot Community: Agents, Objectives, and Implications0
The Great Cauldron: A History of Southeastern Europe0
Türkiye ve Oniki Ada 1912-19470
Representation of Jews in the Media before the Application of the Wealth Tax: A Review on Karikatür Magazine0
The Political Economy of Passive Revolution in Albania: The Neoliberal Paradox and Transformation-Democratization Nexus0
The rise and fall of peacebuilding in the Balkans0
Balkan’s (Political) Economy: Learning from the Past0
The Complete Maisky Diaries: Volume 1: The Rise of Hitler and the Gathering Clouds of War 1932–1938; Volume 2: The Ribbentrop-Molotov Pact and the Battle of Britain 1939–1940; Volume 3: The German Inv0
Music to a Diplomat’s Ears…If They Listen0
Intra-Party Struggles and the Making of the Cypriot Left0
Contested Sovereignties: Turkish Diplomacy, the Straits Commission, and the League of Nations (1924–1936)0
Informal Application of Islamic Rules in Turkey: The Imposition by RTÜK of Islamic Ethics on Television Broadcasting0
The Impact of Facebook on Serbian Society0
The ethno-nationality of a modern saint: an interdisciplinary approach0
Why Decentralization Fails: A Case Study of Turkey0
Do Wages Reflect Growth Productivity – Comparing the European East and West?0
Changing Definitions of Turkish Peasantry in a Century-Long History: A Conceptual Framework0
Jazz as Soft Power in Turkey–US Relations During the Early Cold War Period0
Syria, Sarin and Cyprus: An Open Letter to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom0
Grains and Cattles: Post-War Diplomacy of Survival on the Aegean Shores0