The Turks: From Ottoman Empire to European Union


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.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • R
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • AMES 186
  • HISTORY 212
  • SES 287
Typically Offered