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World Policy Journal (1 September 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...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 100–108.
Published: 01 December 2011
... million Turks” living in the country. That needs to change if the country is to prosper in the future. Unlike the United States or Britain, Germany flat-out denied being a country of immigration until recently. It chose instead to hope that the gastarbeiter who helped rebuild the country starting in...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 47–55.
Published: 01 June 2018
... restrictions on religion with a ferocity that matched that of the secular establishment. He reminded readers how much power Ottoman sultans once had, and how toothless the new republic was in comparison. Political scientist Michelangelo Guida describes how the poet saw previous generations of Turks as having...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 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 was...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 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 (1 June 2001) 18 (2): 55–64.
Published: 01 June 2001
... pride and stub­ The “Great School”— to this day 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...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 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 (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 36–37.
Published: 01 June 2017
... “Mama, the Turks are coming!” SWEDEN PERCENT CHANGE IN THE NUMBER OF CRIMES...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2000) 17 (2): 56–67.
Published: 01 June 2000
... ban from their supposed enemies? Turkey’s military- politics. dominated regime has 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...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2012) 29 (2): 89–96.
Published: 01 June 2012
... initial public offering in the next few years. Turks have long struggled to afford and integrate the latest technological advances. Landline telephones only became widespread in Anatolia in the mid-1980s, and cable didn’t reach Turkish TVs until the 1990s. But today, even in the remotest parts of...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2005) 22 (2): 105–108.
Published: 01 June 2005
... population (more than 200,000) after Istanbul 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...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... 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. Greek Cypriots fled in front of the...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 83–91.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., replacing locals and leaving Turks unemployed, while thousands of Syrians still live in unsanitary conditions. Most of Turkey’s population, including those of Turkish, Kurdish, and Arabic ancestry, are Sunnis. Historically, they have distanced themselves from the Salafist ideology and its strict...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2004) 21 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 March 2004
... rather 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 (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 105–111.
Published: 01 June 2015
... their doors just for the sabbath. Most turks have never met a jew or don’t think they have. Rifat bali, a scholar of non-minority turkish groups and anti-semitism, thinks the level of prejudice has remained consistent and that “social media has made it more visible,” which is “why one has the sensation...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
... supplies as well as its own version of islam . In many cases, Gülen-inspired schools were the first institutions to “break the ground” by establishing a Turkish presence in African nations, says Arda. Now the number of Gülen-affiliated Turks in Somalia is growing rapidly. But their focus is not on...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2002) 18 (4): 1–10.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., was in­ blurred the potentially embarrassing flavor creasingly ready 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...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 22–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
... violates the EU Association Agreement with Turkey, forcing the Dutch government to stop requiring Turkish nationals to take the test. This April, a group calling itself The Foundation for Victims of Integration, representing a potential tens of thousands of Turks that were forced to take the exam, is...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2003) 20 (3): 82–88.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Ottoman Turks during World documented in Power’s account. War I, of Jews by Nazi Germany before and Indeed, what distinguishes her book is during World War II, of fellow Cambodians its detailed and devastating chronicle of bu­ by Pol Pot in the 1970s, of Iraqi Kurds by reaucratic infighting...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2003) 19 (4): 79–84.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... Kennan traveled through and the reported cooperation of the high­ Samashki, 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...