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The state and Kurds in Turkey : the question of assimilation

Author: Metin Heper
Publisher: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The current literature on the Kurds in Turkey is based on the assumption that since the nineteenth century the State has attempted to assimilate the Kurds and that this has been the cause of the intermittent 'troubles' in Turkey. Metin Heper argues that this theory does not stand up to scrutiny given the many centuries of amicable relations between the State and the Kurds. He suggests that a theory of acculturation  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heper, Metin.
State and Kurds in Turkey.
Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007
(OCoLC)664551485
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Metin Heper
ISBN: 0333646282 9780333646281
OCLC Number: 182553056
Description: ix, 249 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Toleration as acceptance --
Distant though not rejected --
Search for a new identity --
Nation in the making --
Turks' brothers --
Times of 'troubles' --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Metin Heper.
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Uniquely, Metin Heper suggests a theory of acculturation (rather than assimilation) captures the nature of State-Kurd interaction in Turkey, by not leaving any part of that interaction unaccounted  Read more...

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'Metin Heper has written a meticulous analysis of the relationship between the Kurds and the Ottoman and Turkish Republican states. His unique perspective offers a great many illuminating insights Read more...

 
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