Turkey: Recommended Reading
The city library in Stockholm (Stockholms Stadsbibliotek) has collected reading recommendations concerning Turkey from several experts. Among them is CMES scholar Pinar Dinc.
Pinar has recommended several books about Turkey:
Borsuk, Imren - Dinç, Pinar - Kavak, Sinem - Sayan, Pinar (eds.) (2022) Authoritarian neoliberalism and resistance in Turkey: construction, consolidation, and contestation. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Çaǧaptay, Soner (2020) Erdogan's empire: Turkey and the politics of the Middle East. London: IB Tauris.
Kurt, Ümit (2021) The Armenians of Aintab: the economics of genocide in an Ottoman province. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
Pamuk, Orhan (2005) Istanbul: memories and the city. New York: Knopf.
Pamuk, Orhan (2017) Istanbul. Stockholm: Norstedts.
Samancı, Özge (2015) Dare to disappoint: growing up in Turkey. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Savran, Arin Y. (2022) Turkey and the Kurdish peace process: actors, issues, and context. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Özlü, Tezer (1980) Cold Nights of Childhood.
Visit the Stockholm City Library website to learn more (in Swedish).