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Author Houston, Christopher, author

Title Istanbul, city of the fearless : urban activism, coup d'état, and memory in Turkey / Christopher Houston
Published Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2020]
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Contents Spatial politics, historiography, method : introduction -- Activism, perception, memory : 12 eylül museum of shame -- De-Ottomanization, modernism, migration : a selective history of Istanbul, 1923-1974 -- Inscription, sound, violence : militant repertoires and the production of space in Istanbul, 1974-1980 -- Gecekondu, factory, municipality : three fields of spatial politics -- Militants, ideologies, (f)actions : what is to be done? -- Pacification, resistance, reconstruction : coup d'état, city of the fearful 1980-1983 -- Phenomenology, event, commemoration : conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 04, 2020)
Subject Anthropology and history -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- 20th century
SUBJECT Istanbul (Turkey) -- History -- 20th century
Turkey -- History -- Coup d'état, 1980 -- Social aspects
Form Electronic book
Author ProQuest (Firm)
LC no. 2020001780
ISBN 9780520974678