Women's question and the policies of political parties on women in Turkey

Çetin, Oya Beklan


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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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Women and ideology: Representations of women in religious and secular Turkish media
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...
Women’s writings under state feminism in Turkey: an analysis of “Kadın gazetesi” from 1947 to 1960 /
Güngör, Melike; Çırakman Deveci, Aslı; Department of Political Science and Public Administration (2016)
This thesis analyzes a woman’s journal called ‘Kadın Gazetesi’ in relation with the concept of state feminism. The study is based on an analysis of the issues of the journal published from 1947 to 1960. This thesis investigates how the journal described the images of women in relation to the prevailing hegemonic discourse on womanhood. Thus, the main intention of the study is to discuss the meanings of women’s portrayals in the journal with historical changes resulted to the dominant effect of state feminis...
Citation Formats
O. B. Çetin, “Women’s question and the policies of political parties on women in Turkey,” Middle East Technical University, 1995.