The Minority Languages Dilemmas in Turkey: A Critical Approach to an Emerging Literature.

  title={The Minority Languages Dilemmas in Turkey: A Critical Approach to an Emerging Literature.},
  author={Burhan Ozfidan and Lynn M. Burlbaw and Hasan Aydin},
  journal={Journal of Electronic Imaging},
Turkey comprises many ethnic groups other than Turks including, but not limited to, Armenians, Assyrians, Alevi, Arabs, Circassians, Greeks, Kurds, Laz, and Zaza. These groups are ethnically different from Turks and were incorporated into the Ottoman Empire’s eastern provinces with de facto autonomy. The main objective of this study is to illustrate the need for a language curriculum and identify the obstacles that minority groups encountered in Turkey. This study examines three large… 
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