There is potential to transform the country into a pluralist and inclusive democracy.
Ankara's real target in Syria is the Kurds, but is Turkey getting bogged down on too many fronts?
It's not just children who need support to cope, their families and caregivers do, too.
A young boy is strapped with explosives and sent to detonate himself and those around him at a school. An expert on terrorism explains how and why children become embroiled in militant conflicts.
Turkey is recovering from a failed coup, not a war, but it could learn from the practice of post-conflict reconstruction.
Turkey is sliding into autocracy – and the man at the helm seems keen to speed things up.
The protests that helped end the attempted coup turned into an affirmation of Turkish democracy. Can it help resolve the Kurdish crisis?
Unexpected calls to prayer from mosques in Turkey caught many off guard on the night of the attempted coup. An ethnomusicologist explains the political and social power of sound.
It may sound farfetched that a scholar living in Pennsylvania planned the overthrow of the Turkish government. But Turkey is demanding the U.S. extradite the Hizmet leader.
Quick measures by the central bank prevented a financial crisis, but investors are worried. Longer-term economic effects will depend on how long Erdogan's purge goes on.
In the space of two days, Turkey showed more diplomatic goodwill than it has in the last two years. Why?
A scholar who grew up in Turkey explains the important role Turkey's academics play and why, following the recent coup, the government went after them.
A professor at Ohio State surveyed Turkish citizens about their views on democracy. What he learned helps explain the current crisis in the EU wannabe.
The EU can't be too tough on Erdogan as it relies on his nation's pipelines and shipping routes.
Emergency laws can sometimes be the biggest threat to a state and its people.
The Turkish government is accusing the Gülen movement of being behind the recent coup attempt, but there are reasons to doubt the claim.
Turkish higher education has got used to repression, but this is on another scale.
President Erdoğan has described the failed coup as a 'gift from god'. And we can expect him to make the most of it.
Their president is notoriously authoritarian, yet the people of Turkey instantly took to the streets to defend him against the military.
Taking over a country by military force is much harder in this age of globalised rights.