Turkey between East and West: New Challenges for a Rising Regional Power / Edition 1

Turkey between East and West: New Challenges for a Rising Regional Power / Edition 1

by Vojtech Mastny, R. Craig Nation, Craig Nation
     
 


Linked by ethnic and religious affinities to two post–Cold War crisis areas—the former Soviet Union and Yugoslavia—Turkey is positioned to play an influential role in the promotion of regional economic cooperation and in taking new approaches to security. In this book, experts from Turkey, Europe, and the United States address key aspects of Turkey&… See more details below

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Linked by ethnic and religious affinities to two post–Cold War crisis areas—the former Soviet Union and Yugoslavia—Turkey is positioned to play an influential role in the promotion of regional economic cooperation and in taking new approaches to security. In this book, experts from Turkey, Europe, and the United States address key aspects of Turkey’s multifaceted role in the changing international arena, including both its historical and contemporary place in Europe, the Cold War legacy, and strategies for future political and economic development.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813334127
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface
1The Ottoman Rule in Europe From the Perspective of 19941
2Turkey and the West Since World War II45
3Turkey in the New Security Environment in the Balkan and Black Sea Region71
4The Turkic and Other Muslim Peoples of Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the Balkans97
5Developments in Turkish Democracy131
6State, Society, and Democracy in Turkey141
7The State and Economic Development in Contemporary Turkey: Etatism to Neoliberalism and Beyond155
8Black Sea Economic Cooperation179
9Turkey and the European Union: A Multi-Dimensional Relationship With Hazy Perspectives203
lOTurkish Communities in Western Europe233
About the Editors and Contributors267
Index269
About the Book280

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