The 1914 cleansing of Aegean Greeks as a case of violent Turkification

@article{Bjrnlund2008The1C,
  title={The 1914 cleansing of Aegean Greeks as a case of violent Turkification},
  author={Matthias Bj{\o}rnlund},
  journal={Journal of Genocide Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={10},
  pages={41 - 58}
}
  • Matthias Bjørnlund
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Genocide Research
  • In 1992, Greek historian Ioannis Hassiotis wrote that “[i]t is strange that both Greek and Armenian historians should have treated the first persecutions of the Greeks in 1913–14 and the Armenian Genocide of 1915 as separate phenomena.” The tendency to treat as separate phenomena various aspects of CUP policies of what I would dub “violent Turkification”—interconnected policies of, for example, ethnic cleansing and genocide aimed at the homogenization of the Ottoman Empire—is not new, nor can… CONTINUE READING

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