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- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 24.95
The Ottoman revolution of 1908 is a study in contradictions?a positive manifestation of modernity intended to reinstate constitutional rule, yet ultimately a negative event that shook the fundamental structures of the empire, opening up ethnic, religious, and political conflicts. Shattered Dreams of Revolution considers this revolutionary event... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2014; US$ 32.00
In the first decade of the twenty-first century Turkey experienced an extraordinary set of transformations. In 2001, in the midst of financial difficulties, the country was under IMF stewardship, yet it has recently emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the world. And on the international stage, Turkey has managed to enhance its position... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95
Examining the urban culture and landscapes of Istanbul through Sehrengiz, a genre of Ottoman poetry written in honor of various cities and provincial towns, this book questions the space culture of the Ottoman world in relation to practices of orthodox and heterodox Islam and imperial politics. The author traces how a sixteenth-century marginal protest... more...
- Anthem Press 2014; US$ 99.00
This book explores Britain?s involvement in Bulgaria between 1943 and 1949, and by integrating little-known Communist Party documents with British diplomatic records, offers a new understanding of the origins of the Cold War in Bulgaria and the Balkans. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
Urban Governance Under the Ottomans focuses on one of the most pressing topics in this field, namely the question why cities formerly known for their multiethnic and multi- religious composition became increasingly marked by conflict in the 19th century. This collection of essays represents the result of an intense process of discussion among... more...
- Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 74.30
Nationale Identität ist ein wesentlicher Bestandteil unserer Selbstwahrnehmung. Die Zugehörigkeit zur Nation ist mit verschiedenen Vorstellungen, Werten, Zielen und Beschreibungen verknüpft. Eine Quelle für diese nationalen Vorstellungen und Inhalte sind die Massenmedien, die ein Forum darstellen, in dem Menschen ihre Identitäten kommunikativ aushandeln.... more...
- The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99
William Ewart Gladstone was a highly influential British politician of the nineteenth century, serving as Prime Minister four separate times over the course of his career. Gladstone was staunchly in favor of returning control of Ireland to the Irish people. In the comprehensive volume Handbook of Home Rule, Gladstone and a bevy of other contributors... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00
During the First World War, Cemal Pasha attempted to establish direct control over Syrian and thereby reaffirm Ottoman authority there through various policies of control, including the abolishment of local intermediaries. Elaborating on these Ottoman policies of control, this book assesses Cemal Pasha?s policies towards different political groups... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
The nature and content of Kemalist ideology in Turkey during the last twenty years is analysed in this book. In order to place the current manifestations of this Turkish official modernising ideology in the two-part context of globalisation and the re-sacralisation of the world, Contemporary Kemalism scrutinises the texts of five prominent Kemalist... more...