Fundamentalism, Nationalism and Militarism in Turkey
by the 5th May Group
Feminism in Turkey
by Mine Ege
24 pages – English
Original publication date: 1998
Two essays in one pamphlet. The first looks at major events and the major parties involved in the militarism of the Turkish republic, which was founded by military leader Kemal Ataturk in 1923. The second examines the rise of Turkish feminism in the nineteen eighties and the political situation that surrounded it at the time and during the nineties.