Browsing Siyaset Bilimi ve Kamu Yönetimi / Political Science and Public Administration by Author "Chrona, Stavroula"
Youth activists and occupygezi: patterns of social change in public policy and in civic and political activism in Turkey Authors:Bee, Cristiano; Chrona, Stavroula
Publisher and Date:(Routledge Journals Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017)The research puzzle that our paper focuses on is the struggle of youth organizations to have their voice heard in public policy processes. We examine the implications of occupygezi in establishing or not a new relationship with the political domain and policy makers in Turkey. By drawing on a policy analysis framework this paper looks at whether occupygezi opened up new windows of opportunities for social and political change for youth activists in Turkey. In doing so we rely upon the results of ...