Understanding the Dynamics of Turkish Nationalism
Juan Carlos Razo, Jr.
Journal Title:NETSOL: New Trends in Social and Liberal Sciences
Derya Bayir. Minorities and Nationalism in Turkish Law. Farnham, Surrey, England; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013.
Carter Vaughn Findley. Turkey, Islam, Nationalism, and Modernity: A History, 1789-2007, New Haven: Yale University Press, 2010.
Jenny White. Muslim Nationalism and the New Turks, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013.
Many scholars have analyzed Turkish nationalism to understand its progress in the Turkish Republic from different perspectives. While some scholars have forefronted the importance of cultural and religious aspects of Turkish nationalism, others have emphasized the significance of politics and economics in its formation. Three influential scholars have provided distinctive perceptions on the significance of this nationalism in Turkish society.