Popularization of Kemalism: Intellectual, Contextual, and Popular Considerations

  • Vahram Ter-Matevosyan
Part of the Modernity, Memory and Identity in South-East Europe book series (MOMEIDSEE)


This chapter examines the policies that the Kemalist elite and intellectuals undertook to support and with which they disseminated Kemalism in the first three decades of its rule. Kemalists were quick to recognize that the adoption of party principles was not enough to earn popular support.


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  • Vahram Ter-Matevosyan
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  1. 1.American University of ArmeniaYerevanArmenia

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