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Investigating Turkey : detective fiction and Turkish nationalism, 1928-1945

Author: David Mason
Publisher: Brighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2017. ©2017
Series: Ottoman and Turkish studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book shows how Turkish detective fiction written between 1928 and 1945 aided in the top-down process of transmitting concepts of Turkish nationalism to the public by adhering very closely to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mason, David, 1971-
Investigating Turkey.
Brighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2017
(DLC) 2017034296
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Mason
ISBN: 9781618116284 1618116282
OCLC Number: 994205113
Notes: Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--McGill University, 2011.
Description: 175 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
1928 to 1938. Pire Necmi and the mystery of the self-hating Turk --
Homeland security: Cem's detective hero Cemal Dogan instructs Turks how to protect Turkish sovereignty --
1939 to 1950. Turkish and non-Turkish character traits developed in Murat Akdogan's detective fiction series, 1941 to 1944 --
Samancigil's Turkish detective hero Hizir Kaplan and the introduction of rationalism and skepticism to Turkish youth --
Ziya Calikoglu's feminist detective hero Vefa Polad --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Ottoman and Turkish studies
Responsibility: David Mason.
Local System Bib Number:
ocn994205113
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