Rethinking Modernity and National Identity in Turkey
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In the first two decades after World War II, social scientists heralded Turkey as an exemplar of a "modernizing" nation in the Western mold. Images of unveiled women working next to clean-shaven men, healthy children in school uniforms, and downtown Ankara's modern architecture all proclaimed the country's success. Although Turkey's modernization began in the late Ottoman...more
Paperback, 270 pages
Published September 5th 2000 by University of Washington Press (first published July 1997)
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