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Insight Turkey > Issues | Modern Turkey Through Arab Eyes - Winter 2009 / Volume 11, Number 1

Modern Turkey Through Arab Eyes



Commentaries


What Type of Islamism for Europe? Islamism in Germany and the Netherlands
Despite the general tendency within the literature on Islamism to label all Islamist associations...

Understanding the New Turkey: An Egyptian Perspective
Arab-Turkish relations have always been -- at least since the Cold War -- haunted by the Arab...

Arab-Turkish Cooperation in the New Era
After decades of ups and downs In relations between Turkey and the Arab world, the Development...

Turkey's Justice and Development Party through Arab Eyes
İn this article we seek to answer three interrelated questions: First, how do the Islamic,...

Charting Turkish Diplomacy in the Gaza Conflict
On December 27, 2008, Israel launched a deadly attack on Gaza. Turkey responded immediately to...

Obama’s Turkey Policy: Bringing Credibility to “Strategic Partnership”
Under the Obama administration, American foreign policy will be engaged in genuine coalition...

Obama's Foreign Policy: Opportunities and Challenges
Obama's election represents an important opportunity to put US-Turkish relations on a new, more...


Articles


Compatibility of “Islam” and “Europe”: Turkey’s EU Accession
Turkey’s membership in the European Union (EU) is contingent on economic, political, and cultural...

A New Agenda for the Kurdish Question
The Kurdish question in Turkey has a long history which was viewed within the framework of nation...

Debating Turkey in the Middle East: The Dawn of a New Geo-Political Imagination
The interest Turkey has generated in the Arab world over the last few years is caused by the...

The Arabs and Modern Turkey: A Century of Changing Perceptions
For centuries, the Arabs and Turks were subjects of the Ottoman Sultanate and were largely shaped...


Book Reviews


Hybrid Sovereignty in the Arab Middle East; the Cases of Kuwait, Jordan, and Iraq
The Middle East has been among the most problematic regions of the modern world for several...

Rethinking Global Sisterhood: Western Feminism and Iran
The conspicuous representation of the women of the so-called "Middle East" 1 by Western...

The Impact of Religious Factors on Educational Change in Iran: Islam in Policy and Islam in Practice
All political systems use the public education system to propagate the basic values and...

Ruling But Not Governing: The Military and Political Development in Egypt, Algeria, and Turkey
Ruling But Not Governingis an impressive comparative study of the disputed political regimes of...


Call for Paper | Politics of the Balkans and Future Perspectives