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Turkey’s Scientists Under Pressure

Elaine Howard Ecklund | Kirstin R.W. Matthews

Turkey’s Scientists Under Pressure.

By Elaine Howard Ecklund, David R. Johnson, and Kirstin R.W. Matthews

The dismissals of academics and researchers in the aftermath of the failed coup in Turkey underscore the challenges Turkish scientists face as they strive to increase the country’s scientific development and influence, the authors write in this op-ed. The Scientist: