Turkey at the crossroads : Ottoman legacies and a greater Middle East / Dietrich Jung with Wolfango Piccoli.
By: Jung, Dietrich.
Contributor(s): Piccoli, Wolfango.Material type: BookPublisher: London ; New York : Zed Books, 2001Description: vii, 231 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 1856498662; 1856498670 (pbk.).Subject(s): Islam and state -- Turkey | Turkey -- Politics and government -- 19th century | Turkey -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Turkey -- Foreign relationsDDC classification: 956.102 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | Table of contents
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-224) and index.
Introduction: the Turkish puzzle -- Modernisation as a theoretical concept -- Reform and decline: modernisation in the Ottoman Empire -- National resurrection: the early Turkish Republic -- Western integration: the multi-party period -- Kemalism challenged: Susurluk, political Islam and Kurdish nationalism -- Encircled by enemies? Turkey's foreign policy and its Middle Eastern neighbours -- The uneasy alignment: Turkey and Israel -- The revival of Pan-Turkism: Turkish policies in Central Asian and the Transcaucasus -- Conclusions: the impasse of Kemalist modernisation.