Yuksel Alper Ecevit (Ph.D)


Journal Articles


  • Y. Alper Ecevit and Ekrem Karakoc, The Perils of Semi-Presidentialism: Confidence in Political Institutions in Contemporary Democracies,   International Political Science Review 0192512115599243, first published on August 20, 2015 as doi:10.1177/0192512115599243

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Under Review:

  • Barbara Kinsey and Y.Alper Ecevit, “To Nominate or Not?  Left Parties and Ethnic Minority Candidates in Belgium.”, under review

Book Reviews: 

  • Ecevit, Y.A. (2016) ‘Turan İlter . Turkey’s Difficult Journey to Democracy: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015, xvi + 252 pages.’, New Perspectives on Turkey, 55, pp. 154–158. doi: 10.1017/npt.2016.30.

Book Chapters

  • Yuksel Alper Ecevit, Turkey’s judicial reforms and the evolution of public confidence in the legal system, in Cengiz Erisen and Paul Kubicek (eds.), Democratic Consolidation in Turkey: Micro and macro challenges (Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Politics) (June 15, 2016) ISBN-13: 978-1138914957    Purchase the book


  • Yuksel Alper  Ecevit  and  Ödül  Celep,    The  Left -Right Perceptions of Political Parties by Party Members in Turkey,  in  Sabri Sayarı, Pelin  Ayan  and  Özhan  Demirkol  (eds.)  Party Politics in Turkey from a Comparative Perspective (forthcoming in 2017)
  • (In Turkish) , Yuksel Alper  Ecevit,  2015,  “Aktif  Öğrenci,  Katılımcı  Demokrasi”,  in  Ebru  Canan -Sokullu (ed.), Uluslararası  İlişkiler  Eğitiminde  Yeni  Yaklaşımlar  Yeni  Yöntemler,  İstanbul  Bilgi  Üniversitesi  Yayınları,  (forthcoming  in  2017)