Browsing by Author "Öztürk, Murat"
Migration asMovement andMultiplace Life: Some Recent Developments in Rural Living Structures in Turkey Discussing recent trends and developments in migration and mobility affecting what may be referred to as a reconstitution' of villages this paper discusses the changing character of rural settlement and settlement patterns in Turkey today. The binary division of rural and urban is questioned through a dialectical/relational approach to settlement formation while settlement is defined by relation to (human) movement itself understood as incorporating the modalities of migration and mobility. By ...
Publisher and Date:(2011)
Authors:Öztürk, Murat; Topaloğlu, Beşir; Hilton, Andy; Jongerden, Joost
Publisher and Date:(Routledge Journals Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2018)Based on original data this article discusses ruralurban mobilities and the contemporary employmentmigration relationship. Starting with the observation of reduced rural population but maintained family-farm numbers it engages with multiple issues including rural employment the process of urban migration settlement in the city the relation of migrants to the rurality and (return) counter-migration. It supports the thesis that migration is not so much about a movement from one place to another' the ...