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Pınar Melis Yelsalı Parmaksız

in this article, I argue that the consolidation of political power in the Kemalist regime (named after the founder of modern Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk [1881–1938]) was aided with the institutionalization of particular preferences related to gender

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William Nessly, Noel B. Salazar, Kemal Kantarci, Evan Koike, Christian Kahl, and Cyril Isnart

reliable. This book will appeal primarily to academics, researchers, and undergraduates as well as investors, travelers, and whomever is interested in developing deeper knowledge about Central Asia. Kemal Kantarci Alanya Alaaddin Keykubat University (Turkey

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Modern Women in a Modern State

Public Discourse in Interwar Yugoslavia on the Status of Women in Turkey (1923–1939)

Anđelko Vlašić

of Turkey in 1923. In addition, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk promoted women’s public participation as one of the crucial shifts from the old regime to the new one. 12 Turkish women were encouraged to enter universities and professions hitherto unattainable

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Benjamin C. Fortna

historiographical, highlighting the contrast between continuity and rupture. It is important to note the strong imprint of the Kemalist (that is, following the orientation of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Turkish Republic) project on the telling of its

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Eugenia Gay, Philipp Nielsen, Emanuel Richter, and Gregor Feindt

follows, I outline the book’s claims and then discuss some of these problems, moving from those of a higher to those of a lower order. Turnaoğlu’s core claim is as follows: that, popular belief aside, Turkish republicanism did not begin with Mustafa Kemal

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Selin Çağatay

, 1929) by Nezihe Muhittin, Hasbıhal (Heart-to-heart talk, 1914) by Mes’adet Bedirhan, and Irşad-ı şebab (True path for the youth, 1918) by Afife Kemal. These plays tackle women’s status in the domestic sphere within the context of modernity and its

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Moral Thresholds of Outrage

The March for Hrant Dink and New Ways of Mobilization in Turkey

Lorenzo D’Orsi

“indifferent” with respect to the oppression suffered by minorities. Political and Memory Landscape The nation-building project of the Republic of Turkey founded by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in 1923 is historically based on politics of homogenization and Sunni

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Humor, Amnesia, and Making Place

Constitutive Acts of the Subject in Gezi Park, Istanbul

Christopher Houston and Banu Senay

peasant resistance against state control, humor as action can also be intended to preserve established interests. Humorous texts and images helped reinforce the power of official Kemalism by generating and disseminating its political narrative. For example

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Migration and Migrants between the Favorable and the Problematic

A Discourse Analysis of Secondary School Turkish History Textbooks from 1966 to 2018

Önder Cetin

early Republican period, Eray Alaca, Ahmet Şimşek, and Fatih Yazıcı highlight four major conceptions that shaped the teaching of history in these periods, namely the “Turkish History Thesis,” humanism, the “Turkish-Islamic Synthesis,” and Kemalism. 28

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Stephen F. Szabo

engagement with the hope that over the long term, engagement will return as the dominant approach. A common Transatlantic approach along these lines seems to be the best long-term approach, with transactionalism as the medium-term bridge. As Kemal Kirişci