Posts Tagged ‘Politics’

Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey

Posted on September 11th, 2013 by Med Studies Staff

October 21, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm, Encina Hall, Bechtel Conference Center (616 Serra Street, map) Please join us for a panel discussion on the popular protests and recent political developments in the Middle East. Summer of 2013: A Focus on Egypt and Turkey Amr Adly (CDDRL Program on Arab Reform and Democracy, Stanford), “Egypt after June 30th: Between Abortive and […]

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Thanos Veremis: Emergence of Nationalism in Greece and Turkey: A Comparative Historical Account

Posted on September 7th, 2011 by Med Studies Staff

October 26, 2011, 4:30 pm, Encina Hall West, Room 208 (616 Serra Street) 2011-12 Lecture Series: “Greece & Turkey in Comparative Perspective” Abstract: Greek Nationalism had an early start in late 18th century because of the preponderance of the Greek language in Balkan institutions of learning. The early enlightenment was transmitted by learned prelates before […]

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Activists in Office: Kurdish Politics and Protest in Turkey

Posted on September 4th, 2011 by Med Studies Staff

Nicole Watts’s Activists in Office: Kurdish Politics and Protest in Turkey (University of Washington Press, 2010) examines the legal pro-Kurdish politics in Turkey, where the ongoing armed conflict between the state and Kurdish rebels has restricted the field of legal politics for three decades. This panel, made up of Nicole Watts (Political Science, San Francisco […]

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