Every year, thousands of foreign women enter Turkey and strike up a holiday romance.For some, the holiday romance does not work out and they move on.
They join Turkish Love Rats and make it the focus of their Facebook page.
Güngör said they have interviewed more than 204 families and 500 people in three different states in Germany.
Starting in 2012, the project carried out field studies in France, Belgium and the Netherlands in its first two years.
The role of women in contemporary Turkey is defined by an ongoing gender equality struggle, contributing elements of which include predicate conditions for EU membership candidacy, prevalent political tides that favour restrictive patriarchal models, and woman's rights activism.
Women in Turkey continue to be the victims of rape and honor killings; furthermore research by scholars indicate widespread domestic violence in Turkish population.