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- Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 24.95
Recovering Armenia offers the first in-depth study of the aftermath of the 1915 Armenian Genocide and the Armenians who remained in Turkey. Following World War I, as the victorious Allied powers occupied Ottoman territories, Armenian survivors returned to their hometowns optimistic that they might establish an independent Armenia. But Turkish resistance... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95
Using evidence from contemporary printed images, Smith examines the attitudes of Christian Europe to the Ottoman Empire and to Islam. She also considers the relationship between text and image, placing it in the cultural context of the Reformation and beyond. more...
- Konrad Theiss Verlag 2015; Not Available
Im Jahr 1923 wird Mustafa Kemal der erste Präsident der neu gegründeten Republik Türkei. Als Machtpolitiker und Symbolfigur eines neuen starken Nationalbewusstseins treibt er die Veränderung und Modernisierung seines Landes nach westlichem Vorbild voran. Er bricht mit alten Traditionen, schafft Sultanat und Kalifat ab, orientiert sich an europäischer... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
First published in 1985, this study, focusing on Turkey, looks at the underlying reasons why certain political, economic and social events have taken place in the country?s history. It provides vital analysis of the political and economic issues of the country, and those that have affected it, as well as providing statistical material on all the key... more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2015; US$ 80.08
Dario Vidojkovic geht in seiner Studie der Frage nach, wie sich das zu Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts wohlwollende deutsche Serbienbild in der Zeit von 1878 bis 1914 zum Propaganda-Ausruf ?Serbien muß sterbien!? wandeln konnte. In der ersten Hälfte des 19. Jahrhunderts bewunderten namhafte Deutsche wie Goethe und Ranke die Serben noch als ?Helden?, was... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 140.00
Every moment represents eternity ? Goethe?s words poignantly capture the nuances and special complexity of the term ?moment.? It can refer to such varied notions as ecstasy, empty presence, and epiphany. This volume examines the semantic richness of the ?moment? using paradigmatic examples from Italian, French, Spanish, Portuguese, and... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 99.99
This volume gathers from the remarkable 1989-2014 period, which spans the tumult of the revolution to the consolidation of new regimes, key lessons for post-communist democratic theory and practice. Written in an accessible style but based on rigorous research, this volume will be of interest for both academic and larger audiences. more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 74.99
This study uses the concepts of national and state identity to examine Turkey?s domestic and international politics and explain how the country?s position in the international system has changed over the last ten years. State identity is understood as the end result of a transformed national identity, linking both domestic and international levels.... more...
- Andrews UK 2015; US$ 2.99
How is it possible that despite the destruction of its infrastructure during the Siege of Sarajevo in the 1990s, Bosnian cinema rapidly rose to claim many of the most prestigious awards in world cinema during the 2000s? Were Bosnian films simply better than those from neighbouring post-Yugoslav countries? Perhaps not. This work proposes... more...