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Heper, Metin

Overview
Works: 88 works in 369 publications in 3 languages and 6,130 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Metin Heper
Historical dictionary of Turkey by Metin Heper( Book )

37 editions published between 1994 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Turkey explores the history of this country through a chronology, introductory essay, bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important people, places, events, and institutions, as well as significant political, economic, social, and cultural aspects."--Jacket
State, democracy, and the military : Turkey in the 1980s( )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and German and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political parties in Turkey by Barry Rubin( )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Turkey's growing international profile, candidacy for the European Union, and persistent democracy have led to a growing interest in how that country is governed. This book provides detailed portraits of the seven main political parties by Turkish experts who are close observers of these institutions. In addition to providing an analytical survey of Turkish politics today, this volume also provides a fascinating case study on the problems of developing deep-rooted democracy, conflicts between state interests and interest groups, and the evolution of party systems."--Jacket
Islam and politics in the modern Middle East by Metin Heper( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The recent resurgence of Islam in the Middle East is a far more complex phenomenon than is often suggested by those analyses which reduce recent developments in the area to no more than an intensification of religiosity. Islam and Politics in the Modern Middle East challenges that perception of the contemporary Middle East. It explores the nature of the Islamic revival and attempts to establish the original impulse behind particular instances of Islamic resurgence. It also examines the degree to which religious institutions have served as a mechanism for expressing secular dema
Political parties and democracy in Turkey by Jacob M Landau( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2016 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12 The True Path Party, 1983-1989 -- 13 Conclusion -- Select Bibliography -- Index
The State and public bureaucracies : a comparative perspective by Metin Heper( Book )

9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Institutions and democratic statecraft by Metin Heper( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2018 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of fifteen original essays examines the role of political institutions in establishing democratic stability around the globe. Leading scholars survey well-established democracies, such as the United States, Great Britain, Canada, Australia, and France; relatively established democracies, such as Germany, Italy, India, and Israel; and more recently established democracies, such as Turkey, Poland, and Spain. The final chapter explores how political institutions may be connected to democracy for best performance of the political system
Politics in the Third Turkish Republic( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The state tradition in Turkey by Metin Heper( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and Turkish and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The state and Kurds in Turkey : the question of assimilation by Metin Heper( Book )

17 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The current literature on the Kurds in Turkey is based on the assumption that since the nineteenth century the State has attempted to assimilate the Kurds and that this has been the cause of the intermittent 'troubles' in Turkey. Metin Heper argues that this theory does not stand up to scrutiny given the many centuries of amicable relations between the State and the Kurds. He suggests that a theory of acculturation rather than assimilation better captures the real nature of the State-Kurd interaction in Turkey, by not leaving any part of the interaction unaccounted for."--BOOK JACKET
Political leaders and democracy in Turkey( Book )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turkey and the West : changing political and cultural identities( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strong state and economic interest groups : the post-1980 Turkish experience by Metin Heper( Book )

11 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

İsmet İnönü : the making of a Turkish statesman by Metin Heper( Book )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Routledge handbook of modern Turkey by Metin Heper( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In recent years, there has been growing interest in Turkey, stemming from the country's developing role in regional and global politics, its expanding economic strength, and its identity as a predominantly Muslim country with secular political institutions and democratic processes. This Handbook provides a comprehensive and wide-ranging profile of modern Turkey. Bringing together original contributions from leading scholars with a wide range of backgrounds, this important reference work gives a unique in-depth survey of Turkish affairs, past and present. Thematically organised sect
Local government in Turkey : governing Greater Istanbul( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy and local government : Istanbul in the 1980s( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dilemmas of decentralization : municipal government in Turkey( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gecekondu policy in Turkey : an evaluation, with a case study of Rumelihisarüstü squatter area in Istanbul by Metin Heper( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Turkish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bürokratik yönetim geleneği by Matin Heper( Book )

8 editions published in 1974 in Turkish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Historical dictionary of Turkey
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Political parties in TurkeyPolitical parties and democracy in TurkeyThe State and public bureaucracies : a comparative perspectiveInstitutions and democratic statecraftThe state and Kurds in Turkey : the question of assimilationPolitical leaders and democracy in Turkeyİsmet İnönü : the making of a Turkish statesman
Alternative Names
Heper, M. 1940-

Heper, M. Metin

Heper, Metin

Languages
English (224)

Turkish (23)

German (2)