Turkey in the Cold War

Ideology and Culture

  • Cangül Örnek
  • Çağdaş Üngör

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Turkey’s Cold War: Global Influences, Local Manifestations

  3. Propoganda and Discourse

  4. Culture and Sport

  5. Foreign Aid and Assistance

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 219-223

About this book


This volume examines the cultural and ideological dimensions of the Cold War in Turkey. Departing from the conventional focus on diplomacy and military, the collection focuses on Cold War's impact on Turkish society and intellectuals. It includes chapters on media and propaganda, literature, sports, as well as foreign aid and assistance.


TURKISH INTELLECTUAL HISTORY TURKISH SOCIAL HISTORY COLD WAR HISTORY and POLITICAL IDEOLOGIES Battlefield Cold War communism diplomacy ideology media revolution World War I World War II

Editors and affiliations

  • Cangül Örnek
    • 1
  • Çağdaş Üngör
    • 2
  1. 1.Maltepe UniversityTurkey
  2. 2.Marmara UniversityTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45990-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-32669-0
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