Opinion Pieces/In the Media 

I Can’t Call You: The Challenges of Getting Help from a Tele-Counselor.  (April 22nd, 2020)

Response to the Attack on My Father (March 6th, 2018. First published on my blog; then re-printed across various nationwide media outlets)

 Bridging the Gap. (September 10th, 2014)

An Incredible Kind of Human. (April 18th, 2014).

Research Articles 

Iqbal, Y., & Jahan, R., &.Matin, M.R. (2019) Descriptive Characteristics of Calls to an Emotional Support and Suicide Prevention Helpline in Bangladesh (first five years). Asian Journal of Psychiatry.

 Iqbal, Y. & Bilali, R. (2018) Seeking Justice in the Aftermath of Collective Violence: Predictors of Bangladeshi Youth’s Interest in Justice and Preferences for Retributive and Restorative Justice. Peace and Conflict.

Iqbal, Y. & Bilali, R. (2017) The Impact of Acknowledgment and Denial of Responsibility for Harm on Victim Groups’ Perceptions of Justice, Power, and Intergroup Attitudes in Bangladesh. European Journal of Social Psychology.

Bilali, R., Iqbal, Y. & Erisen, C. (2019) The Role of Lay Beliefs about Group Transgressions on Acceptance of Responsibility for Ingroup Harm-Doing. European Journal of Social Psychology.

Bilali, R., Iqbal, Y. & Celik, B.A. (2018) The role of National Identity, Religious Identity, and Intergroup Contact on Intolerance across Ethnic, Sectarian, and Ideological divides in Turkey. International Journal of Intercultural Relations.

Zaitchik, D., Iqbal, Y., & Carey, S. (2013). The Effect of Executive Function on Biological Reasoning in Young Children: An Individual Differences Study. Child development.

Celik, B. A., Bilali, R., & Iqbal, Y. (2016) Patterns of ‘Othering’ in Turkey: A study of ethnic, ideological, and sectarian polarization. South European Society and Politics.


The following published translations are currently used as material for English-
Bengali Natural Language Processing software and as curriculum in elementary
Iqbal, Y. (2013) Dipu Number Two. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Somoy Prakashan
Iqbal, Y. (2008) History of the Liberation War. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Proteeti
Iqbal, Y. (2004) Tukunjil. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Somoy Prakashan
Iqbal, Y. (2003) Rashed, My Friend. Dhaka, Bangladesh: Somoy Prakashan