The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union

AMES287

Readings in cultural history and literature to examine transformations in Turkish identity from the Ottoman era to EU accession. Discussion of the “gazi thesis,” the “sultanate of women,” religious tolerance (millets), conversion, modernity and nationalism. Secondary topics include Sufism, Islam, gender, and historiography. Interdisciplinary focus. Taught in English. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

RELIGION228
HISTORY212
SES287
Islamic Studies

Curriculum Codes: 

ALP, CCI, CZ, EI, R