Independent and cutting-edge analysis on Turkey and its neighborhood
"Is Turkey Diverging from the West?"

Date: 20 December 2006 - Istanbul

Speakers

Prof. Dr. Emre Gönensay, Galatasaray University
Prof. Dr. İlter Turan, İstanbul Bilgi University
Prof. Dr. Şule Kut, İstanbul Bilgi University

From the Desk of the Editor Since the founding of the Turkish Republic, competing conceptions of Turkish identity have existed. Among many examples, the role of Islam has been contested, Kurdish and Turkish nationalisms have clashed, and various identity-based movements have ebbed and flowed, shaping political cleavages. National identity contestation has also spilled over into Turkey’s relationship with its Western...
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