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Nationalism and Population Politics in the late Ottoman Empire

Uğur Ümit Üngör

in The Making of Modern Turkey: Nation and State in Eastern Anatolia, 1913-1950

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199603602
eISBN:
9780191729263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603602.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter gives an account of how the Turkish nation formation process developed from the nineteenth into the twentieth century. It introduces the eastern provinces and Diyarbekir province ... More


Conclusion

Uğur Ümit Üngör

in The Making of Modern Turkey: Nation and State in Eastern Anatolia, 1913-1950

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199603602
eISBN:
9780191729263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603602.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Conclusion draws together the main strands and threads of the arguments and moves towards a synthesis. It discusses the effectiveness of Young Turk population policies and draw conclusions about ... More


Before They Became Turks: Immigration, Political Economy, and Identity in the Pre‐war South Marmara

Ryan Gingeras

in Sorrowful Shores: Violence, Ethnicity, and the End of the Ottoman Empire 1912-1923

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199561520
eISBN:
9780191721076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561520.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter begins by taking up the constitution and ideology of the Ottoman Muslim elite at the outset of the First World War. After coming to power in 1908, the newly formed government under the ... More


 “Halbasien” in Asia: East Meets West in Zionist Culture

Arieh Bruce Saposnik

in Becoming Hebrew: The Creation of a Jewish National Culture in Ottoman Palestine

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331219
eISBN:
9780199868100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331219.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Beginning with the Young Turk revolution in 1908, this chapter examines the changing conceptions of East and West as they were manifested in Yishuv culture. Zionism's call for a Jewish return to “the ... More


Paramilitary Violence in the Collapsing Ottoman Empire

Uğur Ümit Üngör

in War in Peace: Paramilitary Violence in Europe after the Great War

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199654918
eISBN:
9780191744273
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199654918.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

This chapter traces the continuum of violence in the collapsing Ottoman Empire from the Balkan Wars through the Great War to the postwar conflicts in Anatolia and the Caucasus. It argues that ... More


The Turkish Press in Egypt

Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu

in The Turks in Egypt and their Cultural Legacy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9789774163975
eISBN:
9781617971051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163975.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Between 1828 and 1947, a total of sixty-four Turkish newspapers and magazines were published in Egypt. They fall into five historical stages: periodicals intended for Egypt’s Turkish speakers; ... More


An Overview of Turkish Books Printed in Egypt1

Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu

in The Turks in Egypt and their Cultural Legacy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9789774163975
eISBN:
9781617971051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163975.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Turkish books printed during Muhammad Ali’s reign served his purposes of administrative, military, and educational reform, and fulfilled the cultural needs of the Turks residing in Egypt. Later, ... More


The First Blows to European Domination

John Tolan, Gilles Veinstein, and Henry Laurens

in Europe and the Islamic World: A History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691147055
eISBN:
9781400844753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691147055.003.0016
Subject:
History, World Medieval History

This chapter chronicles the initial wave of revolutionary fervor in the Muslim world. It first looks at Persia, the first revolutionary Muslim tendencies arose. Moreover, in the early twentieth ... More


Young Turk Denial of the Act of Violence, 1908–1918

Fatma Müge Göçek

in Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence against the Armenians, 1789-2009

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199334209
eISBN:
9780199395774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334209.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The 1915–17 Armenian deportations and massacres generally referred to as the Armenian Genocide constitute the collective violence committed against the Armenians during this stage. This chapter ... More


The Positivist Universalism and Republicanism of the Young Turks

Banu Turnaoğlu

in The Formation of Turkish Republicanism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691172743
eISBN:
9781400885220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172743.003.0005
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter illustrates how the Parisian positivist Young Turks conceived humanity in light of a universal world history that progressed through the application of developmental laws. They sought to ... More


 Bounding the Nation: Ethnic Selves and National Others in Yishuv Culture

Arieh Bruce Saposnik

in Becoming Hebrew: The Creation of a Jewish National Culture in Ottoman Palestine

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195331219
eISBN:
9780199868100
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331219.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Continuing with the theme of Orient and Occident in Zionist culture, this chapter examines the ways in which competing conceptions helped determine the role of Oriental Jews and Palestinian Arabs in ... More


Revolution

Ryan Gingeras

in Fall of the Sultanate: The Great War and the End of the Ottoman Empire 1908–1922

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199676071
eISBN:
9780191755576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199676071.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter provides a survey of the crises and societal factors that led to the ascendency of the so-called Young Turks, the empire’s last governing elite. It explores the complex background of the ... More


Early Republican Denial of Actors of Violence, 1919–1973

Fatma Müge Göçek

in Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence against the Armenians, 1789-2009

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199334209
eISBN:
9780199395774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199334209.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The 6–7 September 1955 pogroms committed against non-Muslims, including Armenians, constitute the collective violence of this stage. The chapter analyzes the early republican denial of actors of ... More


Istanbul and the Pan-Turkic Scene

James H. Meyer

in Turks Across Empires: Marketing Muslim Identity in the Russian-Ottoman Borderlands, 1856–1914

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198725145
eISBN:
9780191792564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198725145.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Fleeing to Istanbul, Yusuf Akçura and Ahmet Ağaoğlu established the journal Turk Yurdu in 1912. The venture was financed through their contacts in Russia, and the journal became the center of an ... More


Nationalism, Religion, and Intercommunal Violence

Markus Dressler

in Writing Religion: The Making of Turkish Alevi Islam

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199969401
eISBN:
9780199346103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199969401.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Following a theoretical discussion of the role of religion in the formation of nationalism, arguing against secularist assumptions and pointing in particular to the importance of religion in making ... More


Earth, fire, water: or how to make the Armenian corpses disappear1

H. Kévorkian Raymond

in Destruction and human remains: Disposal and concealment in genocide and mass violence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719096020
eISBN:
9781781707876
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096020.003.0005
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This article seeks to draw up an inventory of the various methods employed by the Young Turk regime to clear away the bodies of massacred Armenians, which were obstructing transport routes and posing ... More


The Scientism of the Young Turks

M. Şükrü Hanioğlu

in Atatürk: An Intellectual Biography

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691175829
eISBN:
9781400885572
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691175829.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter details how Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's attitudes and policies were to be shaped to an extraordinary degree by the ideas he encountered and the experiences he underwent as an activist in the ... More


Entering the Gaze of the Nationalists

Markus Dressler

in Writing Religion: The Making of Turkish Alevi Islam

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199969401
eISBN:
9780199346103
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199969401.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explains the role that the Kızılbaş-Alevis played in the context of late Ottoman and early Kemalist social engineering and the nationalist goal of creating an ethnically and religiously ... More


Ottoman Breakdown

Jeremy Salt

in The Unmaking of the Middle East: A History of Western Disorder in Arab Lands

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520255517
eISBN:
9780520934757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520255517.003.0004
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines the history of the fall of the Ottoman Empire. It discusses the Young Turks' Revolution, the extirpation of the Muslims, and the depopulation of the Empire due to military ... More


Islamic and Archaeological Antiquities after the Young Turk Revolution

Wendy M. K. Shaw

in Possessors and Possessed: Museums, Archaeology, and the Visualization of History in the Late Ottoman Empire

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520233355
eISBN:
9780520928565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233355.003.0010
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter examines the Islamic art and archaeological antiquities collections of the Ottoman museums after the Young Turk Revolution. It explains that despite all of the political confusion, ... More


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