Dr. Mehmet Gurses is an associate professor of Political Science at Florida Atlantic University. His research interests include democracy and democratization, ethnic and religious conflict, post-civil war peace building, post-civil war democratization, oil and democratization, Kurdish conflict, and Islamist parties in the Middle East. He is the co-editor of Conflict, Democratization, and the Kurds in the Middle East, and has (co)-authored more than two dozen articles and book chapters that have appeared, among others, in International Interactions, Social Science Quarterly, Civil Wars, Defense and Peace Economics, Democratization, International Studies Perspectives, Party Politics, Nationalism and Ethnic Politics, Conflict Management and Peace Science, Politics and Religion, and Political Research Quarterly.
Dr. Mehmet Gurses November 7, 2016 State strength is measured in different ways and forms. While economic and military power constitutes the material... Read more
Washington Kurdish Institute By: Mehmet Gurses & David Romano April 6, 2016 A number of analysts have rung alarm bells regarding Washingto... Read more
Washington Kurdish Institute By: Mehmet Gurses Feb 23, 2016 Turkey, under the Justice and Development Party (AKP), has adopted an increasingly anti-Is... Read more