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Religion, identity and power, Turkey and the Balkans in the twenty-first century, Ahmet Erdi Öztürk ; foreword by Jeffrey Haynes

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Religion, identity and power, Turkey and the Balkans in the twenty-first century, Ahmet Erdi Öztürk ; foreword by Jeffrey Haynes
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Specialized
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Religion, identity and power
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Oclc number
12391211341312726635
Responsibility statement
Ahmet Erdi Öztürk ; foreword by Jeffrey Haynes
Series statement
Edinburgh studies on modern TurkeyEdinburgh scholarship online
Sub title
Turkey and the Balkans in the twenty-first century
Summary
This text examines Turkey's ethno-religious activism and power-related political strategies in the Balkans between 2002 and 2020, the period under the rule of the Justice and Development Party (AKP), to determine the scopes of its activities in the region
Table Of Contents
Foreword from Professor Jeffrey Haynes; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part 1: Theory and History; 1. Multi-sided Roles of Religion, Identity and Power in Politics; 2. Turkey in the Balkans: From Late Ottoman to the 1970s; 3. Turkey as a Nascent Power in the Balkans: From the Özal Years to the AKP; Part 2: Turkey's Intense Transformation under AKP Rule; 4. Defensive and Active Years of the AKP; 5. Reactive and Aggressive Years of the AKP; Part 3: The AKP's New Turkey and its Reflections in the Balkans; 6. Service to the Global Ummah; 7. Exportation of Domestic Conflicts; 8. Interfering in the Internal Affairs of Host Countries; 9. Destabilising the Secular Environments of Host Countries; Conclusion: The New Turkey in the Balkans: An Ambiguous Actor?
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