The Making of Modern Turkey
By (author) Feroz Ahmad
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Making of Modern Turkey by Feroz Ahmad
Book DescriptionTurkey is the first modern secular state in a predominantly Islamic Middle East. In this major textbook, Feroz Ahmad provides a thorough examination of the political, social and economic processes which led to the formation of a new Turkey. After a chapter on "the Ottoman Legacy", the book covers the period since the revolution of 1908 and the development of the new Turkey. Successive chapters chart the progress through the single-party regime set up by Ataturk (1923-1945), the multi-party period (1945-1960) and the three military interventions of 1960, 1971 and 1980. The book ends in 1989 with the election of Turgat Ozal as president. In contrast to most current analyses of modern Turkey, the author emphasises the socio-economic changes rather than continuities as the motor of politics.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415078368
(216mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 29-Apr-1993
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Feroz Ahmad
Turkey, Paperback (May 2014)
An updated edition of this popular introduction to Turkey's history.
Young Turks, Paperback (April 2010)» View all books by Feroz Ahmad
Offers a study of the 'Young Turks', a group of Turkish army officers who sought to reform the Ottoman Empire and led a constitutional revolution against Sultan Ahmed Hamid II in 1908. This book discusses the counter-revolution of 1909 and the emergence of the 'Group of Saviour officers' who formed a cabinet determined to destroy the Young Turks.
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