Late Ottoman Politics

This presentation covers certain strains of political ideology that defined the direction of Ottoman politics during the final years of the empire and thus shaped the direction of modern Turkish politics to varying degrees up to the present day.

Here is a presentation (linked as PDF) that was given for a course on the history of the modern Middle East over the summer of 2020. It covers certain strains of political ideology that defined the direction of Ottoman politics during the final years of the empire and thus shaped the direction of modern Turkish politics to varying degrees up to the present day. As such, the presentation touched upon some contemporary trends in Turkish political thought.