The June 24 Elections: On Political Change and the Future of Turkey


INSIGHT TURKEY, vol.20, no.4, pp.67-80, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Editorial Material
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.25253/99.2018204.03
  • Journal Name: INSIGHT TURKEY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.67-80
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


On June 24, 2018, two elections that determine Turkey's future took place. By focusing on the political transformation that shaped the June 24 elections and produced its outcome, this commentary attempts to show the factors that led to the new system in Turkey, through historical and sociological processes. Furthermore, it attempts to discuss the future projection of Turkish politics in the light of the election results.