Dr Umit Cetin

Senior Lecturer

DepartmentSocial Sciences
Research groupSociology and Cultural Studies Research Group
Centre for the Study of Democracy

Research outputs

An Ethnographic Study of Suicide Among Young Men in the London Alevi Community
Cetin, U. 2018. An Ethnographic Study of Suicide Among Young Men in the London Alevi Community. in: SAGE Research Methods Cases Sociology Sage.

Alevism as an ethno-religious identity: Contested boundaries
Jenkins, C., Cetin, U. and Aydin, S. (ed.) 2018. Alevism as an ethno-religious identity: Contested boundaries. London Routledge.

Conducting an Exploratory Survey of a Little Researched Marginalised Transnational Migrant Community
Jenkins, C. and Cetin, U. 2018. Conducting an Exploratory Survey of a Little Researched Marginalised Transnational Migrant Community. Sage.

From a ‘sort of Muslim’ to ‘proud to be Alevi’: The Alevi Religion and Identity Project combatting the negative identity among second-generation Alevis in the UK
Jenkins, C. and Cetin, U. 2018. From a ‘sort of Muslim’ to ‘proud to be Alevi’: The Alevi Religion and Identity Project combatting the negative identity among second-generation Alevis in the UK. National Identities . 20 (1), pp. 105-123. doi:10.1080/14608944.2016.1244933

Editorial of Special Issue of National Identities: Alevism as an ethno-religious identity: Contested boundaries
Jenkins, C., Aydin, S. and Cetin, U. 2018. Editorial of Special Issue of National Identities: Alevism as an ethno-religious identity: Contested boundaries. National Identities. 20 (1), pp. 1-7. doi:10.1080/14608944.2016.1244934

Cosmopolitanism and the relevance of ‘zombie concepts’: the case of anomic suicide amongst Alevi Kurd youth
Cetin, U. 2017. Cosmopolitanism and the relevance of ‘zombie concepts’: the case of anomic suicide amongst Alevi Kurd youth. British Journal of Sociology. 68 (2), pp. 145-166. doi:10.1111/1468-4446.12234

Durkheim, ethnography and suicide: researching young male suicide in the transnational London Alevi-Kurdish community
Cetin, U. 2016. Durkheim, ethnography and suicide: researching young male suicide in the transnational London Alevi-Kurdish community. Ethnography. 17 (2), pp. 250-277. doi:10.1177/1466138115586583