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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Julia Harte Julia Harte is a writer based in Istanbul. © World Policy Institute 2012 2012 World Policy Institute United Nations Istanbul—Late one August night in 2011, Rifat Sarıcaoglu, the head of Turkey’s association of private universities, received a call from the...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 56–67.
Published: 01 June 2000
... t W o rld A ffa ir s . The Future of Political Islam in Turkey Whit Mason Since the Islamic Revolution in Iran toppled Prime Minister Biilent Ecevit said the the Shah in 1979, political Islam has become grisly violence demonstrated the danger of widely regarded as the...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2001) 18 (2): 55–64.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Last Hurrah Turkey and the Ecumenical Patriarchate W hit Mason The second day of the school year in Istan was the training ground for the sons of the bul was a good one to be indoors. The air wealthy and powerful Phanariot Greeks. was cool without being fresh and the leaden...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2010) 27 (4): 97–102.
Published: 01 December 2010
World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 59–67.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Jenna Krajeski Jenna Krajeski is an Istanbul-based writer, whose last contribution to World Policy Journal , “Beyond Tahrir Square,” appeared last summer. © World Policy Institute 2012 2012 World Policy Institute Getty Images Reyhanli, Turkey—On a Friday in early April...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2011
... their origins and the forces that continue to drive wedges between communities. We’ve settled on three locations—Venezuela, where Jews and the state are increasingly in conflict; China, where the state is nervously clamping down on underground churches; and Turkey, where the ancient Byzantine empire of...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2007) 24 (3): 63–73.
Published: 01 September 2007
World Policy Journal (1 March 2007) 24 (1): 75–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Tania Karas An EU-Turkey deal intended to stem the flow of migrants to Europe has turned Greece's islands into de facto open-air prisons. Meanwhile, right-wing sentiment is now growing in regions heralded just a year ago for their selfless care of refugees, reports journalist Tania Karas. Greece...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2016
... The world’s problems are rarely new. There are always precedents that should inform today’s most crucial decisions. World Policy Journal asked five experts from the United Kingdom, Burundi, Chile, Turkey, and Venezuela what lessons from history keep being forgotten. Copyright © 2016 World Policy...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 46–57.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Ahmed Deeb; Max Siegelbaum Ahmed Deeb is a Palestinian photographer based in Istanbul, Turkey. Max Siegelbaum is a journalist and producer based in Cairo, and a member of the Zeer News collective. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute ...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2001) 18 (3): 69–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
... American Coup in Guatemala. Dreaming in Turkish Stephen Kinzer My favorite word in Turkish is istiklal. fectly named because its human panorama The dictionary says it means “independ reflects Turkey’s drive to break away from ence,” and it has special resonance in Turkey...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2004) 20 (4): 91–93.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Aegean coast of Turkey, the fecund cradle from which so much of the modern world emerged. Here, four thousand years ago, in thriving commercial seaports, ethnic Greeks began using currency, devised an alphabet, drew maps, composed Europe’s earliest epics and genuine histories, and examined...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 47–55.
Published: 01 June 2018
... disciple of the philosopher Henri Bergson. But at the end of his studies, Kısakürek felt purposeless. When he returned home he distanced himself from the Westernizing followers of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey, annoyed by their view of Islam as a regressive religion that needed to be...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 83–91.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Ahmet S. Yayla © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute Photo: David Spinks ŞANLIURFA, Turkey—With its history going back 11,000 years, Şanlıurfa, Turkey, is one of the world’s oldest continuous settlements. The city is the capital of Şanlıurfa Province, an area...
World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... conflicting histories and competing grand strategies, and the path it takes will reveal a great deal about the prospects for international cooperation in an increasingly polarized world. Less than 50 miles from the southern coast of Turkey and just 65 miles west of Syria, Cyprus has almost always been...
World Policy Journal (1 September 2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... can majority. enter only at their peril. Given the risks, it Fortunately, the end of the Cold War is heartening that a new generation of Turks not only stirred up forces pushing Turkey and Armenians are looking afresh at a major toward a confrontation with its past but also historical event...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 100–108.
Published: 01 December 2011
... a busy commercial street in Aachen, Germany. Sahin didn’t want to start his own business, but he had to. It was his only chance to stay in the country. From a farm family in an isolated Anatolian mountain town in Turkey, Sahin arrived in Aachen as a teenager carrying nothing but an old suitcase, two...
World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 105–111.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... Now, no one answers any of the seven steel doors that line the synagogue’s façade, covered in Star of David patterns. Often, no one answers the phone either. In Turkey, Jews need to make an appointment to pray in a synagogue. Yet they can walk into any mosque or church. No one checks bags, identity...
World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
... this task looks simple by com and energy of the modest 17,000-strong EU parison with the new challenges being bureaucracy. The first was the introduction urged on the Europeans by the United of the new single currency, the euro, to 12 States: for the EU to absorb Turkey, the of the member...