Yuksel Sezgin

Syracuse University - Department of Political Science

Associate Professor

100 Eggers Hall

Syracuse, NY 13244-0001

United States

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Scholarly Papers (21)

1.

The Israeli Millet System: Examining Legal Pluralism through Lenses of Nation-Building and Human Rights

Israel Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 631-654, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 27 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2011
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Legal Pluralism, Millet System, Personal Status, Shari'a, Rabbinical Courts, Israel, Human Rights

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Women’s Rights in the Triangle of State, Law, and Religion: A Comparison of Egypt and India

Emory International Law Review, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 1007-1028, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 11 Jan 2012
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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India, Egypt, Islamic Law, Shari'a, personal status, family law, women's rights

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Does Islam Pose a Threat to the West?

Perceptions- Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 63-76, June-August 2000
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Clash of civilizations, Islam, terrorism, orientalism

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Regulation of 'Religion' and the 'Religious': The Politics of Judicialization and Bureaucratization in India and Indonesia

Comparative Studies in Society and History, 2014;56(2):448-478
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2014
Yuksel Sezgin and Mirjam Künkler
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science and Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study
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India, Indonesia, Islam, Hinduism, religion, religious, secularism, bureaucratization, judicialization

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The October 1998 Crisis in Turkish-Syrian Relations: A Prospect Theory Approach

Turkish Studies, Vol.3, No.2, pp. 44-68, Autumn 2002
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Turkey, Syria, October 1998, Adana Accord, PKK, Prospect Theory

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Legal Unification and Nation Building in the Post-Colonial World: A Comparison of Israel and India

The Journal of Comparative Asian Development, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 273-297, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Legal unification, legal pluralism, personal law, nation-building, state-building, post-colonial state, Israel, India

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How to Integrate Universal Human Rights into Customary and Religious Legal Systems?

Journal of Legal Pluralism, Vol. 60, pp.5-40, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2011
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Legal Pluralism, Human Rights, Religious Law, Women's Rights, Customary Law, Israel, Egypt, India

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Human Rights and Legal Pluralism: Introduction to the Special Issue

Journal of Legal Pluralism, Vol. 60, pp. 17-20, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Mar 2011
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Human Rights, Legal Pluralism

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The Promise and Pitfalls of Women Challenging Muslim Family Laws in India and Israel (Chapter 4)

Sexuality in Muslim Contexts: Restrictions and Resistance, Anissa Helie & Homa Hoodfar (Eds.), London: Zed Books (2012), pp.98-123
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 22 Jan 2013
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Muslim Women's Rights, family law, Israel, India, personal status law

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Theorizing Formal Pluralism: Quantification of Legal Pluralism for Spatio – Temporal Analysis

Journal of Legal Pluralism, Vol. 50, pp. 101-118, 2004
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Sep 2009
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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legal pluralism, theory, methodology, quantification

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The Implications of the Direct Elections in Israel

Turkish Yearbook of International Relations, Vol. 30, pp. 67-105, 2001
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Israel, Israeli Politics, Knesset, Likud, Labor, Ethno-sectarianism, Electoral Systems, Direct Elections for Primer Minister, Electoral Behavior

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A Political Account for Legal Confrontation between State and Society: The Case of Israeli Legal Pluralism

Studies in Law, Politics and Society, Vol. 32, p. 199, 2004
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Triangulating Reform in Family Law: State, Religion and Women's Rights in Comparative Perspective

Self-Determination and Women's Rights in Muslim Societies, Chitra Raghavan & James Levine, eds., Brandeis University Press (2012), pp. 243-272
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Israel, Egypt, India, personal status, reform, women's rights, hermeneutic communities

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Taking a New Look at State-Directed Industrialization (Book Review)

International Studies Review, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 323-325, June 2005
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Late development, South Korea, Brazil, India, Nigeria

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The Role of Alternative Legalities in Bringing about Socio-Legal Change in Religious Systems

Nelken David (ed.), Using Legal Culture, London: Wildy, Simmonds & Hill Pub., pp. 344-362, Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2010, pp. 245-259
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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legal culture, legality, shari'a, women's rights, Israel, Egypt, Nigeria

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The Impact of State-Enforced Personal Status Laws on Human Rights (Chapter 3 in Human Rights Under State-Enforced Religious Family Laws in Israel, Egypt and India)

Sezgin, Yuksel (2013). Human Rights under State-Enforced Religious Family Laws in Israel, Egypt and India, Cambridge University Press, 9781107041400
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 11 Oct 2013
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Human Rights, Family law, Islamic law, shari'a, Hindu law, Jewish law, women's rights

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The Political Protest in an Islamic Language

Insight Turkey, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 139-153, January-March 2000
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Nation-Building and Regulation of Pluri-Legal Jurisdictions: The Case of the Israeli Millet System

The Everyday Life of the State: A State-in-Society Approach, Adam J. White, ed, University of Washington Press (2013), pp. 91-105
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2013
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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The Unification of Law and the Postcolonial State: The Limits of State Monism in India and Indonesia

American Behavioral Scientist 2016, Vol. 60 (8) 987-1012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 02 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2017
Mirjam Künkler and Yuksel Sezgin
Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study and Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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legal pluralism, India, Indonesia, legal unification, personal law

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Can Israeli Status Quo Model Help the Post-February 28 Turkey Solve its Problem?

Turkish Studies, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp.47-70, Autumn 2003
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 25 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Turkey, Israel, Secularism, Religion, Judaism, Islam

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Beyond Sacred and Secular: Politics of Religion in Israel and Turkey (Book Review)

The Middle East Journal, Vol. 63, No. 1, pp. 162-163, Winter 2009
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 23 Mar 2010
Yuksel Sezgin
Syracuse University - Department of Political Science
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Israel, Turkey, religious parties