A hundred years of flux: Turkish political regimes from 1921 to 2023

Kalaycıoğlu, Ersin (2023) A hundred years of flux: Turkish political regimes from 1921 to 2023. Turkish Studies, 24 (3-4). pp. 412-434. ISSN 1468-3849 (Print) 1743-9663 (Online)

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Turkish Republic was founded as a new state, a homeland for Turks, and on a Turkish identity that had yet to be created which would serve as the basis of the political community. This paper analyzes the overall regime properties of the Turkish political system in that period, which has been mired in legitimacy and national identity crises. This paper identifies the varying substance and style of successive Turkish political regimes, examine the domestic and international factors influencing their changing characteristics. The frequent change in the nature of Turkey’s political regime have been major sources of its political instability.
Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: center-periphery; kulturkampf; neo-patrimonial sultanism; political instability; Political regime
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Academic programs > Political Science
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Depositing User: Ersin Kalaycıoğlu
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2023 16:40
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2023 16:40
URI: https://research.sabanciuniv.edu/id/eprint/47829

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