Issues in Contemporary Turkey: Continuities and Transformations 1




Dr. Melda Yaman

Melda Yaman was an associate professor at Ondokuz Mayıs University until she was dismissed from this position in 2016 for having signed the Peace Declaration. Melda continues to study women's labor and political economy. She published on women's labour, social policies related to women, history of tobacco in Turkey, capitalism and gender. She now lives in a small Aegean town and earns her living by translation. She recently translated the book "The Euro" by Joseph Stiglitz into Turkish.