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Ottoman/Turkish Visions of the Nation, 1860–1950


About this book


Seeing the critical phase in the construction of a Turkish historical imagination between 1860 to 1950 disregarding the political disruptions, this book demonstrates how history and historical imagery had been instrumental in the nation-building process.


Turkish/Ottoman Intellectual History 19th/20th Centuries Turkish Nationalism History of Diplomacy Late Ottoman Empire Modern Ideologies crusades empire Europe history Middle Ages nation revolution

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Istanbul Technical UniversityUK

About the authors

Do?an Gürp?nar is Assistant Professor at Istanbul Technical University, Turkey. He is the author of four books and numerous articles in English and Turkish on contemporary Turkish ideologies, Turkish intellectual history and late Ottoman history.

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