The New Turkey: The Quiet Revolution on the Edge of Europe
Turkey is a country in a state of flux. In the last few years, far-reaching political and economic reforms have swept away much of the old order that ruled the country for so long. Pressure for change has come from ordinary people; it has also been motivated by the dominant issue of Turkish political life—the long pursuit of membership in the European Union. And yet Turkey remains a mystery to many outsiders, a complex country hard to fathom: secular and Muslim, Western and Eastern, democratic and authoritarian.
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Review: The New Turkey: The Quiet Revolution on the Edge of EuropeUser Review - Michael Kay-cee - Goodreads
History has overtaken this book. Read full review
Review: The New Turkey: The Quiet Revolution on the Edge of EuropeUser Review - John - Goodreads
I'll refrain from ranting as the book exceeded my expectation - well-written, and thorough, but never got bogged down. Highly recommended for those looking for a recent, balanced insight into the country. Read full review