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The Genesis of America: US Foreign Policy and the Formation of National Identity, 1793–1815

The book examines how US foreign policy helped the formation of American national consciousness. Jasper M. Trautsch places foreign policy at the centre of...

Post-Ottoman Topologies: The Presence of the Past in the Era of the Nation-State

How are historians and social scientists to understand the emergence, the multiplicity, and the mutability of collective memories of the Ottoman Empire in the...

Travellers in Ottoman Lands: The Botanical Legacy

This book focuses on the botanical legacy of many parts of the former Ottoman Empire including present-day Turkey, the Levant, Egypt, the Balkans, and...

Winds of Change: The Challenge of Modernity in the Middle East and North Africa

The latest developments in the Middle East and North Africa have fundamentally unsettled the region, which is plagued with rising religious and political tensions,...

On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis

This book aims to interconnect perspectives, expressions, thought, struggles, processes, and practices of decoloniality that are emerging in and from different corners of the...

Scholars and Sultans in the Early Modern Ottoman Empire

This book is an important contribution to the revisionist historiography of the early modern Ottoman Empire.Author: Abdurrahman Atçıl Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2016, 268pp., £52.40. ISBN-10: 1107177162Reviewed...

Explaining the European Union’s Foreign Policy: A Practice Theory of Translocal Action

Ekengren’s comprehensive study is a perfect example of the ‘practice turn’ in the field of international relations. In order to make sense of the...

Turkish Germans in the Federal Republic of Germany: Immigration, Space and Belonging, 1961-1990

This book aims to analyse the history of the Turkish-German society in Germany within the contexts of integration, belonging and identity. In this sense,...

Handbook of Migration and Globalisation

This handbook analyses the multifaceted linkages between two of the most important socioeconomic phenomena of our time: globalisation and migration. Both are on the...

The Arab Spring Effect on Turkey’s Role, Decision Making and Foreign Policy

This book analyses Turkey’s role in the Arab world and investigates the effects of the Arab Spring on Turkish foreign policy and decision-making. It...

The Ottoman ‘Wild West’: The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries

The Ottoman ‘Wild West’: The Balkan Frontier in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries deals with the genesis of the distinctive Muslim community in the...

The World Humanitarian Action Forum-The Refugee’s Messenger: Lost Stories Retold Book Lunch

The TRT World Research Centre held a panel discussion at the World Humanitarian Action Forum on the 15th of October at the Pullman Istanbul...

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