In this new interpretation of the modernization and secularization of Turkey, Andrew Davison demonstrates the usefulness of hermeneutics in political analysis. A hermeneutic approach, he argues, is essential in understanding the complex relations between politics and religion in post-Ottoman Turkey-and, more broadly, between politics and matters of culture throughout the modern world.
|Publisher:||Yale University Press|
|Series:||Yale Studies in Hermeneutics Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)|
Table of Contents
|Conclusion: Toward a Critical, Comparative, Secular Hermeneutics||189||(8)|
|Appendix: The Rationale for the Draft Bill (of the Turkish Civil Code)||197||(8)|