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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 81–93.
Published: 01 September 2005
... and the Question of Turkish Responsibility (Metropolitan Books, forthcoming). Turks, Armenians, and the “G-Word” Belinda Cooper an d Taner Akcam History has its long-buried minefields the accession of a nation with a Muslim posted with warnings that trespassers can majority...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 100–108.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Deborah Steinborn Their widespread achievements as entrepreneurs and businessmen prompted an in-depth study of 150 mid-sized Turkish-German companies by the consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers. “Turks in Germany are still most often associated with the image of the 1960 s guest worker, yet...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 69–80.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... Something about the concept of diversi­ stream, and from the stereotype of the ter­ ty frightens Turkey’s ruling elite. It triggers rifying Turk and the ostracism which that the deep insecurity that has gripped Turkish stereotype encourages. Most of all, it is try­ rulers ever since the Republic...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 47–55.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of Turks as having “reached the height of civil and religious maturity” in creating “the greatest political experiment in world history—the Ottoman Empire.” Over the next four decades Kısakürek’s influence rapidly grew, to the extent that a prime minister once offered him hush money to minimize his...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 55–64.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Greeks bornness of both Greeks and Turks. Some always refer to it as the “Great School of Greeks have told me that when the school the Nation” (I Megali tou Yenous Scholi)— of was private and students paid tuition, it which the current state-governed institu­ used to be the best in the city...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 20 (4): 91–93.
Published: 01 December 2004
... encouraged by Prime Minister David Lloyd George, to retake Asia Minor. The Turks, led by Mustafa Kemal, drove back Greek invaders in a brutal war whose atrocities shamed both sides. Out of the mire emerged the Turkish Republic, its frontiers delineated in the 1923 Treaty of Lausanne, which also...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 56–67.
Published: 01 June 2000
... alternately used the The Welfare Party soon reemerged as most zealous Muslims as scapegoats for the the Virtue Pary, but in the parliamentary country’s ills and, many Turks believe, as elections held in April 1999, Virtue fin­ henchmen for the state’s dirty work. Much ished a disappointing third...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 94.
Published: 01 December 2006
...) Kipling, Rudyard; “Mesopotamia” (XXII: 3) Akcam, Tañer, and Belinda Cooper; “Turks, Armenians, and the Klausen, Jytte; “Europe’s Muslim Political Elite: Walking a Tight­ * ‘G-Word (XXII: 3) rope” (XXII: 3) Allen, Charles; “The Hidden Roots of Wahhabism in British India” Kiip^u, Maria...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 89–96.
Published: 01 June 2012
... to small- and medium-sized businesses and the Anatolian heartland overshadowed Istanbul as an engine of growth.” Hoping to finally secure a coveted spot in the European Union, Turkey’s rulers slashed the country’s bureaucracy and relaxed the rules to make it easier for Turks to register businesses, acquire...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 83–91.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in Şanlıurfa are not happy about hosting hundreds of thousands of people forced from their homes in Syria. Since their arrival here, rents have almost doubled. Many Syrians have started to work for lower wages, replacing locals and leaving Turks unemployed, while thousands of Syrians still live in unsanitary...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Julia Harte Most Turks are proud of their country’s increasingly benevolent reputation. But some question why their government is spending tens of millions to educate Somalis when many Turks can’t afford to attend their own first-rate universities like Bilgi. One student, who requested anonymity...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of the offensive was chaotic. The brigadier general in charge of the landings was shot as he came ashore, and the Turks sustained heavy losses. But in successive waves of fighting over the following weeks, interspersed by fruitless diplomatic negotiations, the advancing Turkish forces strengthened their positions...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 105–111.
Published: 01 June 2015
... the books. A glass case in the middle of the room protects mezuzahs, Torah pointers, and silver and cobalt necklaces and bracelets. None of the synagogues in istanbul offers daily services anymore. Some are weeknights only, and others unlock their doors just for the sabbath. Most turks have never met...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 March 2004
... than simply never wavered from his principal later (with a view to the island’s speedy de­ goal, which was to try to mend Greco- militarization); and that no further immi­ Turkish fences once and for all, beginning gration by (non-Cypriot) Turks from the in Cyprus...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
... to capitalize on its status as of Christendom in arms that tinged the the richest and most populous of the 15 American-dominated military effort. Al­ member states. While reluctantly accepting though the Turks had no common language parity with France and Britain and Italy in with Uzbeks...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 22–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Institute in Istanbul, although many of the newlyweds eventually speak positively of their classroom experience itself, nearly all say that the exam sends an off-putting, exclusionary message. Perhaps, as some students say, it’s because Germans fear the Islam that Turks bring, or because Germans simply...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 105–108.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and Ankara. What one may credibly call German nativists cas­ tigate the Turks for working too hard at low pay and clinging stubbornly to their own cul­ ture and Islamic religion. These are the bigoted skinheads, especially numerous in the dis­ oriented eastern states, where neo-Nazis scored their biggest...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 36–37.
Published: 01 June 2017
... or “Mama, the Turks are coming!” SWEDEN PERCENT CHANGE IN THE NUMBER OF CRIMES...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 79–84.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., the site of a brutal massacre of landers with the Turks. He expressed the civilians by Russian troops in April 1995, opinion that widespread uprisings among and Grozny, whose bombed-out ruins shown the peoples of Chechnya and Dagestan on front pages of newspapers around the were...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 82–88.
Published: 01 September 2003
... human rights policy had seemingly failed, gassing of Kurdish villages when the Iraqi she undertook this full-court study of the regime was being courted by Washington U.S. response to the genocidal slaughter of during the Iran-Iraq War in the 1980s, as Armenians by Ottoman Turks during World...