Women and photography: The case of Turkish women photographers and the question of gender representation

Koç, Saadet


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Hortacsu, N; Erturk, EM (Wiley, 2003-10-01)
The present research examined representations of women in Turkish religious and secular daily newspapers. Based on social identity theory, it was predicted that religious and secular newspapers would differ with respect to evaluative references to mother/homemaker, career woman, and vamp subtypes. Secular and religious newspapers were examined every other day for a month. Analyses reveal that secular newspapers included higher proportions of positive references to the career woman and vamp subtypes than did...
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The article analyses the current state of the women's movement in Turkey with recourse to its potential to offer an alternative political vision. The article is built on semi-structured interviews with the representatives of six women's rights organizations. The interviews addressed the conceptualization of politics, democracy, civil society and the state in the movement. We argue that the movement is currently at a crossroads. The article aims at deciphering the pros and cons of the achievements of the wom...
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Saktanber, Ayşe Nur (null; 2015-02-13)
Women issues in Turkey have always been an ideological question and struggle and this struggle was like a tug of war between liberal and traditional forces. Emancipation of women in Turkey which came into being with the establishment of the Republic and followed a complex trajectory throughout time due to the changing political, economic and social conditions and mostly appeared as a long lasting struggle of women who aimed to gain their equal rights and liberation of women. This paper will discuss the tran...
Women, Migration and Asylum in Turkey Developing Gender-Sensitivity in Migration Research, Policy and Practice
Coşkun, Emel; Kaşka, Selmin; Williams, Lucy (Palgrave Macmillan, London , 2020-01-01)
DescriptionThis book examines the migration of women as gendered subjects to and from Turkey, using feminist research practices to explore a range of diverse experiences of migrant women as refugees, asylum seekers, undocumented or documented migrants. The collection includes contributions from researchers, practitioners, and migrants themselves to present a nuanced analysis that challenges binary divisions between ‘forced’ and ‘voluntary’ migrants and highlights the political and social agency of refugee a...
Citation Formats
S. Koç, “Women and photography: The case of Turkish women photographers and the question of gender representation,” Middle East Technical University, 1999.