[BOOKS] ✮ The New Turkey ✰ Chris Morris – Thomashillier.co.uk

The New Turkey Turkey Is A Country In A State Of Flux In The Last Few Years, Far Reaching Political And Economic Reforms Have Swept Away Much Of The Old Order That Ruled The Country For So Long Pressure For Change Has Come From Ordinary People It Has Also Been Motivated By The Dominant Issue Of Turkish Political Life The Long Pursuit Of Membership In The European Union And Yet Turkey Remains A Mystery To Many Outsiders, A Complex Country Hard To Fathom Secular And Muslim, Western And Eastern, Democratic And Authoritarian.


10 thoughts on “The New Turkey

  1. says:

    I ll refrain from ranting as the book exceeded my expectation well written, and thorough, but never got bogged down Highly recommended for those looking for a recent, balanced insight into the country.


  2. says:

    Some interesting ideas Turkey is moving so fast that this is already a little out of date, it would be great to see a new edition.


  3. says:

    BBC correspondent Chris Morris examines the slew of far reaching political and economic reforms undertaken by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo an and his conservative religious AK Party since it came to power in 2002 as they seek to complete Atat rk s long held dream of moving the country from the edge of Asia to the centre of Europe.The fact that this final phase of European integration, designed to completely overhaul the incomplete system that the country s mercurial founder left in his wa BBC correspondent Chris Morris examines the slew of far reaching political and economic reforms undertaken by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo an and his conservative religious...


  4. says:

    A nice, journalistic approach to the major faultlines within Turkish society in the early 21st century Recommended.


  5. says:

    History has overtaken this book.