Social Theory and Later Modernities
The Turkish Experience
Ibrahim Kaya is Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Kaya is Lecturer at Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Turkey.
Preface Introduction 1. Modernity as a Field of Tensions 2. Social Theory and Later Modernities 3. Ethnicity, Nation and Civilization 4. State, Society and Economy: Tensions between Liberty and Discipline 5. Islam and Modernity: Radical Openness to Interpretation 6..Kemalism and Islamism on ‘the Female Question’ 7. A Theory of Modernity in the Light of the Turkish Experience Conclusion Notes References Index
Examining the establishment and development of the modern Turkish nation-state as a case study, Professor Kaya analyses its historical background, the role of ethnicity and nation, and the ways in which state, society, and economy were configured in the Turkish republic.
International Review of Social History
Size: 239 x 163 mm
Publication: February 1, 2004
Series: Studies in Social and Political Thought 9