From Empire to Republic: Turkish Nationalism and the Armenian Genocide

From Empire to Republic: Turkish Nationalism and the Armenian Genocide

Taner Akçam


Taner Akçam is among the first Turkish teachers to recognize and talk about brazenly the Armenian Genocide perpetrated through the Ottoman-Turkish govt in 1915. This e-book discusses western political regulations in the direction of the zone more often than not, and represents the 1st severe scholarly try to comprehend the Genocide from a culprit instead of sufferer standpoint, and to contextualize these occasions inside of Turkey's political background. through refusing to recognize the very fact of genocide, successive Turkish governments not just perpetuate substantial historic injustice, but additionally pose a basic challenge to Turkey's democratization today.

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