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Insight Turkey > Issues | A New Cold War in the Caucasus - Fall 2008 / Volume 10, Number 4

A New Cold War in the Caucasus



Editor's Notes


Editor's Note
The closure case against the ruling AK Party pending before the constitutional court occupied the center stage of Turkish politics throughout the summer.


Articles


Dealing with Iran: Confrontation or Negotiation?
Conflicting dynamics and power calculation: within the Bush administration have given rise to...

Cyprus: The Belgian ‘Tool Box’ Revisited
Bi-ethnic Belgium has skillfully developed cooperation and concertation arrangements which meet...

Turkey and the EU: Democratization, Civil-Military Relations, and the Cyprus Issue
The paper analyzes Turkey’s democratization efforts between 2004 and 2008. In addition to the...


Book Reviews


The Pedagogical State: Education and the Politics of National Culture in Post-1980 Turkey
If nationalism is one of the concrete outcomes of modernity, the emergence of pedagogical state...

Islam after Communism: Religion and Politics in Central Asia
After the fall of the Soviet Union, Central Asia experienced a substantial revival of Islam....

Breeding Bin Ladens: America, Islam and the Future of Europe
When I first received a copy of Zachary Shore’s Breeding Bin Ladens: America, Islam and the...

Secularism Confronts Islam
Debates on the position and reaction of Muslim societies towards secularism and democracy have...

European Solidarity
Without doubt the European Union today stands before important choices. Will it after the recent...

Identity and Identity Formation in the Ottoman World, A Volume of Essays in Honor of Norman Itzkowitz
The volume is testimony to how gentlemen scholars inspire their younger counterparts. Such legacy...

Turkey from Empire to Revolutionary Republic: The Emergence of the Turkish Nation from 1789 to Present
Of Sina Akşin’s book Turkey from Empire to Revolutionary Republic: The emergence of the Turkish...

Turkey from Empire to Revolutionary Republic: The Emergence of the Turkish Nation from 1789 to Present
Sina Akşin should be applauded in his effort to produce a book that explores the crucial...


Call for Paper | Politics of the Balkans and Future Perspectives