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ARTICLES & BOOK CHAPTERS
2018. False Hopes? Political Inclusion in Rojava and Iraqi Kurdistan, Baker Institute, Rice University, Houston, TX.
2018. The Role of Iraq’s Shiite Militias in the 2018 Elections, The Center for Global Policy, Washington, DC.
2017. “US-Turkey Relations and Their Impact on the Arab World” Pp. 91-100 in Trump and The Arab World: A First Year Assessment, The Arab Center, Washington, DC.
2017. “Turkey and the Gulf Crisis: Erdogan’s Most Difficult Game?” Pp. 65-72 in Crisis in the Gulf Cooperation Council: Challenges and Prospects, The Arab Center, Washington, DC.
2017 “Ethnic Reforms and the Puzzle of Public Framing: The Case of Kurds in Turkey” Contemporary Islam
2016 The ‘Glocal’ Effect: Rethinking Religious Nationalism and Radicalization , Brookings Institution, Washington, DC.
2015 “Ideology in Action: Symbolic Localization of Kurdistan Workers’ Party in Turkey” Sociological Inquiry 85: 1-27.
2014 “Toward a Sociology of Global Islam: Revisiting Muslim Ethnicities in the West” Sociological Forum 29: 756-63.
2013 “Revitalization of Kurdish Islamic Sphere and Revival of Hizbullah in Turkey.” In Fevzi Bilgin and Ali Sarihan, eds., Understanding Turkey’s Kurdish Question. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
2012 “‘Sold Out to the Enemy’: Emerging Symbolic Boundaries in Kurdish Politics and Strategic Uses of Labeling Treason.” European Journal of Turkish Studies vol. 14
2012 “‘Thou Shall Not Protest!’: Multi-Institutional Politics, Strategic Non-Confrontation and Islamic Mobilizations in Turkey” Research in Social Movements, Conflict, and Change 34: 63-91.
2009 “Over the Bodies of the T-Girls: The Headscarf Ban as a Secular Effort to Monopolize Islam in Turkey.” Middle East Critique 18 (3): 231-49.
2009 “Between Sacred Codes and Secular Consumer Society: The Practice of Headscarf Adoption among American College Girls.” Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs 29 (3): 387-99.
2009 “Union Organizing Effort and Success in the U.S., 1948-2004.” Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 27 (1): 13-34.
2016 Nation-Building in Turkey and Morocco: Governing Kurdish and Berber Dissent by Senem Aslan, Kurdish Studies 4 (2): 217-18.
2014 Modest Fashion: Styling Bodies, Mediating Faith by Reina Lewis, Ed., Journal of Contemporary Religion 29: 360-62.
2013 Muslim Reformers in Iran and Turkey: The Paradox of Moderation by Güneş Murat Tezcür, Contemporary Islam 7: 237-39.
2013 Taking a Step towards the Arab Street: Review of Tariq Ramadan’s Islam and the Arab Awakening (Oxford Univ Press, 2012) Mobilizing Ideas
2010 Democracy in Modern Iran: Islam, Culture, and Political Change by Ali Mirsepassi, Mobilization 15(4): 538-39.