Emerging Changes in Turkish Politics and Society

Middle East Studies Series


by Servet Mutlu, Cahit Emre, and Yasushi Hazama
March 2000
Table of Contents
Chapter 1

Recent Socio-Eocnomic Developments in the Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) Region

1.1 Introduction
1.2 The Gap
1.3 The Fruits of the Gap
1.4 Structure of the Regional Economy
1.5 Growth Rates
1.6 Per Capital Income
1.7 Population Growth and Urbanization
1.8 Social Changes
1.9 Summary and Conclusions
Chapter 2

Cultural Values, Morality and Public Administration in Turkey

2.1 Introduction
2.2 Cultural Aspects of Administrative Behaviour: A General Framework
2.3 Moral Behaviour in a Corrupt Public Administration or the Last Three Decades of Turkish Public Administratrion
2.4 Some Features of Turkish Public Administration Culture: Limits and Possibilities of Ethical Governance
2.5 Concluding Remarks
Chapter 3

Electoral Volatility in Post-1980 Turkey

3.1 Introduction
3.2 Empirical Theories of Electoral Change
3.3 Methodology
3.4 Nature of Volatility
3.5 Sources of Volatility
3.6 Disaggregating the Volatility
3.7 Conclusions