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Title 'Everywhere Taksim' : sowing the seeds for a new Turkey at Gezi / edited by Isabel David and Kumru F. Toktami.

Publication Info. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2015]
©2015

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Description 1 online resource (296 pages) : illustrations, maps
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online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series Protest and social movements
Summary In May 2013, a small group of protesters made camp in Istanbul's Taksim Square, protesting the privatization of what had long been a vibrant public space. When the police responded to the demonstration with brutality, the protests exploded in size and force, quickly becoming a massive statement of opposition to the Turkish regime. This book assembles a collection of field research, data, theoretical analyses, and cross-country comparisons to show the significance of the protests both within Turkey and throughout the world.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Evoking and invoking nationhood as contentious democratisation / Kumru F. Toktami. -- 'Everyday I'm Çapulling!': global flows and local frictions of Gezi / Jeremy F. Walton -- The incentives and actors of protests in Turkey and Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2013 / Ana Devi and Marija Krsti -- AKP rule in the aftermath of the Gezi protests: from expanded to limited hegemony? / Umut Bozkurt -- Rebelling against neoliberal populist regimes / Bari Alp Özden and Ahmet Bekmen -- Enough is enough: what do the Gezi protestors want to tell us? A political economy perspective / Ilke Civelekoglu.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Demonstrations -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Taksim Meydan.
Demonstrations -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Gezi Park.
Protest movements -- Turkey -- History -- 21st century.
Social movements -- Turkey -- History -- 21st century.
Taksim Meydan, (Istanbul, Turkey)
Turkey -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
Occupy movement -- Turkey.
Human rights -- Turkey.
Demonstrations and protest movements.
Political activism.
Politics and government.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
HISTORY -- Middle East -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- World -- General.
Occupy movement. (OCoLC)fst01894819
Demonstrations. (OCoLC)fst00890222
Human rights. (OCoLC)fst00963285
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
Protest movements. (OCoLC)fst01079826
Social movements. (OCoLC)fst01122657
Turkey. (OCoLC)fst01208963
Turkey -- Istanbul. (OCoLC)fst01204833
Chronological Term 2000-2099
Indexed Term turkey.
protest.
social movements.
democracy.
Genre/Form Electronic book
Electronic books
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author David, Isabel, editor.
Toktami, Kumru F., editor.
Other Form: Print version: 'Everywhere Taksim'. Sowing the seeds for a new Turkey at Gezi 9789089648075 (OCoLC)916166655
ISBN 9789048526390 (electronic bk.)
9048526396 (electronic bk.)
9789089648075
9089648070
Standard No. 10.5117/9789089648075 doi

 
    
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