Formation of the Turkish Nation-State, 1920–1938

  • Authors
  • Yeşim Bayar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Yeşim Bayar
    Pages 1-13
  3. Yeşim Bayar
    Pages 145-154
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 155-200

About this book


This book is a historical sociological examination of the formulation and institutionalization of Turkish nationhood during the early Republic (1920-1938). Focusing on the language, education, and citizenship policies advanced during the period, it looks at how the Republican elite situated different ethnic, linguistic, and religious groups.


education Institution Nation politics sociology

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