SA06-7: IR and Islam: Turkey’s Political Islam and Foreign Policy

Theme: One International Relations or Many? Multiple Worlds, Multiple Crises
Wednesday 18 – Saturday 21 September 2013
Warsaw, Poland
Organised by the ECPR Standing Group on International Relations and EISA in cooperation with the Institute of International Relations, University of Warsaw and the Polish Association for International Studies.

Critical Relations between International Relations and Islam
Section Chair: Nassef Manabilang Adiong

SA06-7: IR and Islam: Turkey’s Political Islam and Foreign Policy


Saturday, 21/Sep/2013:

9:00am – 10:45am

Chair: Gül Ceylan Tok, Kocaeli University
Discussant: Can Zeyrek, University of Marburg

Location: 211 (Old Library of University of Warsaw)
Capacity of 50 people


Approaches to Political Islam in Turkey: A Gramscian Challenge
Gorkem Altinors
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom;
Political Islam as elite Ideology in Turkish Foreign Policy-Making?
Zenon Tziarras
University of Warwick, United Kingdom;
Turkey’s Political Islam and the West
Galip Dalay
SETA Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research, Turkey;
Turkey’s Recent Foreign Policy and Davutoğlu’s Role as an Islamic Intellectual
Istar Gozaydin
Dogus University, Istanbul, Turkey;

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Nassef Manabilang Adiong

Nassef is the founder of Co-IRIS (International Relations and Islamic Studies Research Cohort), PHISO (Philippine International Studies Organization), DSRN (Decolonial Studies Research Network), and BRLN (Bangsamoro Research and Legal Network). He works on interdisciplinary research between Islam and International Relations and explores the Bangsamoro society as he heads the Policy Research and Legal Services (PRLS) of the Bangsamoro Parliament. Visit for more details.