Religion, Society, and Modernity in Turkey
Offering a historical and cultural analysis of the late Ottoman period and Republican Turkey, this book collects Serif Mardin's seminal essays written throughout the span of his prolific career. These essays deal with the historical background, political travails, and socioeconomic metamorphosis of Turkey during a century of modernization.
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Social Class and Class Consciousness l
Power Civil Society and Culture in the Ottoman Empire
Civil Society and Islam
The Transformation of an Economic Code
The Modernization of Social Communication
Some Consideration on the Building of an Ottoman Public Identity in the Nineteenth Century
SuperWesternization in Urban Life in the Ottoman Empire in the Last Quarter of the Nineteenth Century
Continuity and Change in the Ideas of the Young Turks
An Attempt at a Partial Explanation of a Revolutionary Conscience
Ideology and Religion in the Turkish Revolution
Abdulhamid II Abdullah Cevdet administrative Ahmet Midhat Ahmet Riza Anatolia appeared Arabic aspect attempt attitude Bihruz Bey bureaucratic capital central Cevdet characteristic civil society communication concept culture described discourse doctors of Islamic economic Efendi elements elite emerged established Europe European existed function ideas ideology important Inalcik influence institutions intellectual Islam in Turkey Islamic law Istanbul Janissaries Kemal Kemalist language literature lower classes Mardin medrese military mobilization modern Turkey movement Muslim Naksibendi Namik Kemal Necip Fazil nineteenth century notables official Ottoman Empire Ottoman society Pasa patrimonial peasant periphery persons political population promoted provincial Qur'an reform relation religion religious Republican People's Party role ruling schools secular Selim III social structure sultan symbols Tanzimat tarika theme tion toman towns traditional Turkic Turkish Republic Turkish society ulema underlined values village West Western Young Ottomans Young Turks