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By Mehmet Döşemeci

Debating Turkish Modernity describes the hole act of Turkey's part century bid to hitch the eu neighborhood. among 1959 and 1980, Turks from all walks of existence weighed in on their potential integration into Europe. This ebook information how those Turks made feel of the venture of eu Unification and the way they spoke approximately it. It argues that Turkey's EEC debates, through resurrecting earlier questions over Turkey's courting to Europe, grew to become the primary discussion board the place Turks of the second one Republic outlined who they have been, the place they got here from, and the place they have been going.

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