Turkey's Tigers


Subject:
Faiths , History By Place , Turkey , Islam

Description:
Companion website to a 2006 documentary about developments in Turkey, a country that historically "has been run by a stridently secular business and political elite struggling to align itself with the Western world, while its pious Muslims have been pushed to the political and economic fringes." Includes a timeline, map, images, a related news article, program notes, classroom discussion items, and more. Part of "Wide Angle," produced by Thirteen/WNET.

Publisher:
Educational Broadcasting Corporation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/wideangle/episodes/turkeys-tigers/introduction/367/


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