Insight Turkey
Insight Turkey
Challenging ideas
On Turkish politics and International affairs

Modern Muslims Online Struggle Countering Islamophobia One Tweet at a
Modern Muslims’ Online Struggle: Countering Islamophobia One Tweet at a Time

This commentary sheds light on some of the most creative online campaigns which have been launched to counter Islamophobia...

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Islamophobia Neoliberalism and the Muslim Other
Islamophobia, Neoliberalism, and the Muslim ‘Other’

Muslim communities have been racialized as ‘Other’ for over 1,400 years.1 The manner in which the figure of the Muslim has...

Friday, June 18, 2021

Editor's Note Spring 2021
Editor's Note | Spring 2021

At a time when anti-Islam activities are resurging and the Muslim voices are kept down, this issue of Insight Turkey aims...

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Islamophobia as Cultural Racism The Case of Islamic Attire in
Islamophobia as Cultural Racism: The Case of Islamic Attire in Turkey

Grasping the various aspects of Islamophobia in Muslim societies requires much finer methods in order to decipher the...

Friday, June 18, 2021

The Post-September 11 Rise of Islamophobia Identity and the Clash
The Post-September 11 Rise of Islamophobia: Identity and the ‘Clash of Civilizations’ in Europe and Latin America

Following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Islamophobia exploded across ‘the West,’ but particularly in...

Friday, June 18, 2021

Contemporary Experiences of Islamophobia in Today s United Kingdom Findings
Contemporary Experiences of Islamophobia in Today’s United Kingdom: Findings from Ten Small-Scale Studies

In today’s the United Kingdom, Islamophobia is as contested as it is real. Challenging this contestation, this article...

Friday, June 18, 2021

Surveilling and Criminalizing Austrian Muslims The Case of Political Islam
Surveilling and Criminalizing Austrian Muslims: The Case of ‘Political Islam’

In this commentary, I deal with how the governing conservative Austrian People’s Party (ÖVP) managed successfully to...

Monday, June 21, 2021

Deciphering France s Mediterranean and Foreign Policy against Turkey
Deciphering France’s Mediterranean and Foreign Policy against Turkey

France’s Mediterranean policy can be analyzed from a historical perspective and through the actual conjuncture related to...

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Thinking Through Islamophobia Global Perspectives
Thinking Through Islamophobia: Global Perspectives

Thinking Through Islamophobia contains 27 essays examining the concept of Islamophobia through discussions that cut across...

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Euro-Turks in the Contemporary European Imaginary
Euro-Turks in the Contemporary European Imaginary

Do perceptions of Muslim communities differ among receiving European societies? Are attitudes towards Euro-Turks more...

Tuesday, October 1, 2013


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