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Published: 09 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395577
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9557-7
Published: 09 August 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388463
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8846-3
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... The high rate of violence against women in Turkey has become a central component of governmental, legal, and media initiatives as well as feminist politics, yet women’s vulnerability seems to be growing. This violence is represented in ways that foreclose memory and mourning by depicting women...
Published: 03 September 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386049-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8604-9
Published: 19 February 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388890-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8889-0
Published: 13 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389026-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8902-6
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394051-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9405-1
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394235-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9423-5
Published: 31 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375340-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7534-0
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... TURKEY Democratic Framework and Military Control • Jacob M. Landau The history of the Turkish republic-beginning with the institution of a multiparty system in 1946-may be viewed as a continuous struggle...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... To consider the relation between vulnerability and resistance, this chapter looks at those instances where the kind of precarity and exclusion described by the term “late colony” defines the position of the subject. The chapter argues that such a position compels Kurdish subjects in Turkey to...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375135-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7513-5
... This chapter discusses how European frontiers are culturally redrawn by “othering” Islam. General resentment against Turkey’s EU membership was one of the first signals indicating Europe’s trouble with Islam. Europe is defined as essentially secular and not compatible with Muslim presence. Both...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
..., we risk making the political subject poorer and more vulnerable. In demonstrating this, I engage with my grandmother’s repetitive dream of flying back to the village that she was expelled from during the 1974 invasion of Cyprus by Turkey. ...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375135-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7513-5
... This chapter discusses the gendered nature of the public sphere that characterizes secular modernization projects in Muslim-majority countries, especially in Turkey. By means of a critical reading of two novels, written in two different historical moments of secularism and Islam, it analyzes...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375135-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7513-5
... The 1990s witnessed the formation of religious middle classes transforming the terms of public debates in Turkey. Islamic films and novels became popular in cultural criticism, and new spaces, markets, and media with religious accents proliferated. This public Islam testifies to a shift in the...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... exist at all as po• litical entities before the early 1920S, and tlleir independence dates from considerably later; another (Turkey) is basically different in structure from what it was earlier. Arthur Campbell Turner The Kurds are to be found chiefly in...
Book Chapter

By Esra Akcan
Published: 09 July 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9557-7
Published: 09 July 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9557-7
Published: 25 February 1988
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... exist at all as po• litical entities before the early 1920S, and tlleir independence dates from considerably later; another (Turkey) is basically different in structure from what it was earlier. Arthur Campbell Turner The Kurds are to be found chiefly in...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373957-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7395-7
...- ally in collaboration with the number of shelters for abused women in Europe and in Thailand. Sanja Iveković, Women’s House (Sunglasses), public display of a poster, Antakya, Turkey, 2009 132 Part 1 The Field Sanja Iveković, Women’s House (Sunglasses), Antakya...