Articles & Chapters


“What do Academics Say about Artificial Intelligence Ethics? An Overview of the Scholarship,” AI and Ethics (forthcoming, 2022)

“Truth Commission Impact on Policy, Courts, and Society,” Annual Review of Law & Social Science (17) (2021)

“Endogenous Sources of Judicial Power: Parapolitics and the Supreme Court of Colombia,” Comparative Politics 52(4) (2020): 603-624

“Why do Peace Negotiations Succeed or Fail? Legal Commitment, Transparency and Inclusion during Peace Negotiations in Colombia (2012-2016) and Turkey (2012- 2015),” Negotiation Journal 35(4) (2019): 471-513

“Casualties and Support for Violent Conflict in Civil Wars,” Civil Wars 20(4): 555-586 (2019) (co-authored with Şule Yaylacı)

“A Key to Turkish Politics? The Center-Periphery Framework Revisited,” Turkish Studies 19(4) (2018): 503-522

“Judges Discover Politics: Sources of Judges’ Off-bench Mobilization in Turkey,” Journal of Law and Courts 4(1) (2016): 131-157.

“One Truth Among Others? Truth Commissions’ Struggle for Truth and Memory,” Memory Studies 8(3) (2015): 345-360

“Truth Commission Impact: an Assessment of How Commissions Influence Politics and Society.” International Journal of Transitional Justice 8(1) (2014): 6-30

“Is Turkey Coming to Terms with its Past? Politics of Memory and Majoritarian Conservatism.” Nationalities Papers: the Journal of Nationalism and Ethnicity 41(5) (2013): 691-708

“From Denial to Reluctant Dialogue: the Chilean Military’s Confrontation with Human Rights (1990-2006)” International Journal of Transitional Justice 4(1) (2010): 47-66

Book Chapters

“Conclusion,” in Beyond Words: Latin American Truth Commission Recommendations, Vol. II, Elin Skaar, Eric Wiebelhaus-Brahm, and Jemima García-Godos (eds.) (Intersentia, 2022)

“Truth, Justice, and Commemoration Initiatives in Turkey,” in The Oxford Handbook of Turkish Politics, Güneş Murat Tezcür (ed.) (Oxford Handbooks Online, 2020)

“‘These are Ordinary Things’: Regulation of Death under the AKP Regime,” in Turkey’s Necropolitical Laboratory: Democracy, Violence and Resistance, Banu Bargu (ed.) (Edinburgh University Press, 2019)

“The Comprehensive System of Truth, Justice, Reparation, and Non-Repetition: Precedents and Prospects,” in ,As War Ends: What Colombia Can Tell Us About the Sustainability of Peace and Transitional Justice, James Meernik, Jacqueline H.R. DeMeritt, and Mauricio Uribe-López (eds.) (Cambridge University Press, 2019)

“Truths of the Dictatorship: Chile’s Rettig and Valech Commissions as State-Sponsored History,” in The Palgrave Handbook of State-sponsored History after 1945, Berber Bevernage and Nico Wouters (eds.) (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)

“Between Politics and History: the Baltic Truth Commissions in Global Perspective,” in Transitional Justice and the Former Soviet Union: Reviewing the Past and Looking Toward the Future, Cynthia M. Horne and Lavinia Stan (eds.), (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

“How Did We Get Here? Turkey’s Slow Shift to Authoritarianism,” in Authoritarian Politics in Turkey: Elections, Resistance and the AKP, Bahar Başer and Erdi Öztürk (eds.) (IB Tauris, 2017)

“Promoting Historical Justice through Truth Commissions: an Uneasy Relationship,” in Historical Justice and Memory, Janna Thompson and Klaus Neumann (eds.), (University of Wisconsin Press, 2015)

“Can the ‘Spirit Of Gezi’ Transform Progressive Politics in Turkey?” in The Making of a Protest Movement in Turkey (Edited by Umut Ozkirimli), Palgrave Pivot (May 2014)

“Postneoliberal Regional Integration in Latin America: Alianza Bolivariana para los Pueblos de Nuestra América (ALBA),” (co-authored with Efe Can Gürcan) in Gramsci and Foucault: A Reassessment, David Kreps (ed.), (Ashgate Publishing, 2014)

Book Reviews

Thin Sympathy: A Strategy to Thicken Transitional Justice, Joanna R. Quinn, (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2021) in Contemporary Political Theory (forthcoming, 2022)

Why Did Turkey’s Peace Process Fail? Four Explanations,” in Peacebuilding (published online)

The Brazilian Truth Commission: Local, National and Global Perspectives, Schneider, Nina (ed.), (Berghahn Books, New York, NY, 2019) in Bulletin of Latin American Research 40(4) (2021): 624-625

Dark Pasts: Changing the State’s Story in Turkey and Japan, Jennifer M. Dixon(New York: Columbia University Press, 2016) in Nationalities Papers 1-2 (2020)

Negative Emotions and Transitional Justice, Mihaela Mihai. (Cornell University Press, 2018) in Perspectives in Politics 14(4) (2016)

Transitional Justice in South Asia: A Study of Afghanistan and Nepal. Tazreena Sajjad, (London, New York: Routledge, 2013) in Pacific Affairs 87(2) (2014)

Before the Shining Path: Politics in Rural Ayacucho, 1895-1980. Jaymie Patricia Heilman, (Stanford University Press, 2010) in Latin American Politics and Society 53(2) (2011): 178-181

Rethinking Islam and Liberal Democracy: Islamist Women in Turkish Politics, Yeşim Arat, (SUNY Press, 2005) in Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 7(1) (2007): 177–207


“The 2014 Presidential Elections in Turkey: Old Wine in a New Bottle?” co-authored with Bahar Başer, Ethnopolitics Papers 4(31) (2014)

Reference Works

“Truth Commissions” in The Encyclopedia of Political Thought, Michael Gibbons, William Connolly, Diana Coole (eds.) (Wiley-Blackwell,  2014)