Crisis in National Identity and Ethnic Conflict in Contemporary Turkey



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A. Aydıngün, “Crisis in National Identity and Ethnic Conflict in Contemporary Turkey,” presented at the WOCMES, Barcelona, İspanya, 2010, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: