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Title Remaking Turkey : globalization, alternative modernities, and democracy / edited by E. Fuat Keyman
Published Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, [2007]


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 MELB  956.103 Key/Rtg  AVAILABLE
Description xxviii, 266 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Global encounters
Global encounters.
Contents Ottoman awqaf, Turkish modernization, and citizenship / Engin F. Işın -- Reflections of European self-images in Ottoman mirrors / Aslı Çırakman -- Laiklik and Turkey's "cultural" modernity : releasing Turkey into conceptual space occupied by "Europe" / Andrew Davison -- From culture of politics to politics of culture : reflections on Turkish modernity / Hasan Bülent Kahraman -- The public sphere and the question of identity in Turkey / Feyzi Baban -- Defensive and liberal nationalisms : the Kurdish question and modernization/democratization / Murat Somer -- A legitimate restriction of freedom? The headscarf issue in Turkey / Murat Borovalı and Ömer Turan -- Globalization, modernization, and democratization in Turkey : the Fethullah Gülen Movement / Berrin Koyuncu Lorasdaǧı -- The anatomy of civil society in Turkey : toward a transformation / Ahmet İçduygu -- Reconceptualizing center politics in post-1980 Turkey : transformation or continuity? / Aylin Özman and Simten Coşar -- Turkey, September 11, and greater Middle East / Bülent Aras -- Turkey and European integration : towards fairness and reciprocity / Senem Aydın Düzgit and E. Fuat Keyman
Summary "In recent years there has been an upsurge of interest in Turkey's ability to create a secular, constitutional democracy within a predominantly Muslim population. Remaking Turkey provides a comprehensive and detailed account of how Turkey has achieved the possibility of modernity and democracy in a Muslim social setting, as well as the important problems and challenges confronting this achievement."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Democracy -- Turkey.
Turkey -- Politics and government -- 1980-
Author Keyman, Emin Fuat.
LC no. 2007024774
ISBN 9780739118153 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739118153 (cloth : alk. paper)