Populism and Islamism in Turkey

  title={Populism and Islamism in Turkey},
  author={B. Park},
  journal={Turkish Studies},
  pages={169 - 175}
  • B. Park
  • Published 2017
  • Political Science
  • Turkish Studies
  • Both inside Turkey and beyond, many greeted the election of the newly formed Justice and Development Party (Adalet ve Kalkınma Partisi, AKP) single party government in November 2002 with optimism. It promised a welcome element of stability in the wake of the succession of fractious and fragile coalitions that it replaced, and seemed to offer a fresh alternative to the discredited parties and politicians which the electorate had so emphatically rejected. Labeling itself as a conservative or… CONTINUE READING
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