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  • National security culture in Turkey: a qualitative study on think tanks 

    Authors:Toktaş, Şule; Aras, Bülent
    Publisher and Date:(Ahmet Yesevi University, 2012)
    This article examines the role that think tanks have played in the formulation of national security and a culture of security through field research conducted on fourteen think tanks located in Istanbul and Ankara. In addition to participant observation at the think tanks twenty-five in-depth interviews were conducted with administrators and specialists. The findings revealed that in terms of their strategic attitudes about national security in Turkey there are three groups of think tanks: critical ...