Alevi Identity
  • Author : Tord Olsson
  • Release Date : 30 September 2005
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 266
  • ISBN 13 : 9781135797256

Alevi Identity Book Summary

Alawites; cultural, religious and social perspectives.

Alevi Identity

Alevi Identity

Author : Tord Olsson,Elisabeth Ozdalga,Catharina Raudvere
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Social Science
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Alawites; cultural, religious and social perspectives....

Alevis in Europe

Alevis in Europe

Author : Tözün Issa
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Social Science
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The Alevis are a significant minority in Turkey, and now also in the countries of Western Europe. Over the past century, many of them have migrated from rural enclaves on the Anatolian plateau to the great cities of Istanbul and Ankara, and from there to the countries of the European ...

Alevism as an Ethno Religious Identity

Alevism as an Ethno Religious Identity

Author : Celia Jenkins,Suavi Aydin,Umit Cetin
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Social Science
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Until recently the importance of religion in the modern world has often been underestimated in Western societies, whereas its significance is absolutely crucial in the Middle East. Religion is critical to a sense of belonging for communities and nations, and can be a force for unity or division. This is ...

Alevi Identity

Alevi Identity

Author : Svenska forskningsinstitutet i Istanbul
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Social Science
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Turkey s Alevi Enigma

Turkey s Alevi Enigma

Author : Paul J. White,Joost Jongerden
Publisher : BRILL
Genre : Social Science
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This volume, written by specialists, be they political scientists, historians or anthropologists, is a convenient handbook on the origins and history of Turkey's Alevis - an important group that is largely unknown in the West. It examined their ethnic identity, cultural representation, political life, and relations with the Turkish State, ...

Struggling for Recognition

Struggling for Recognition

Author : Martin Sökefeld
Publisher : Berghahn Books
Genre : History
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As a religious and cultural minority in Turkey, the Alevis have suffered a long history of persecution and discrimination. In the late 1980s they started a movement for the recognition of Alevi identity in both Germany and Turkey. Today, they constitute a significant segment of Germany's Turkish immigrant population. In ...

Turkish National Identity and Its Outsiders

Turkish National Identity and Its Outsiders

Author : Ozlem Goner
Publisher : Taylor & Francis
Genre : Social Science
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This book examines the ways in which states and nations are constructed and legitimated through defining and managing outsiders. Focusing on Turkey and the municipality of Dersim – a region that has historically combined different outsider identities, including Armenian, Kurdish, and Alevi identities – the author explores the remembering, transformation and mobilisation ...

Turkish Migration  Identity and Integration

Turkish Migration Identity and Integration

Author : Betül Dilara Şeker,Ali Çağlar
Publisher : Lulu.com
Genre : Business & Economics
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Introduction by Çağlar, Sirkeci, Şeker; Mobilities of Turkish migrants in Europe by Pötzschke; Incentive to migrate and to return to home country by Kahn and Billfeld; Turkish refugees and their use of health and social services in London by Yaylagül, Yazıcı and Leeson; Child poverty in ...