The periphery in the center: Some political features of Turkish urbanization

Authors

  • Ruşen Keleş

Keywords:

Turkey, Urbanization, Politics

Abstract

The author taught at Ankara University; Faculty of Political Science for many years and served as Dean of the Faculty during 1971- 1975. He was also the Head of both the Ernst Reuter Center for Urban Studies and the Center for Environmental Studies in the same university. He is currently teaching at the Eastern Mediterranean University, North Cyprus. Dr Keleę has published extensively on Comparative Urbanization, Theories of Local Government, Environmental Policies, and Urban Politics. His major publications include The Politics of Urbanization: Government and Growth in Modern Turkey (with Michael N. Danielson, New York, Holmes and Meier, 1985); The Urban Poverty in the Third World, Institute of Developing Economies, Tokyo, 1988; and Housing in the Middle East (with Hiromaso Kano), Institute of Developing Economies, Tokyo, 1986.

Published

2003-08-01

How to Cite

Keleş, R. (2003). The periphery in the center: Some political features of Turkish urbanization. Ekistics and The New Habitat, 70(420/421), pp. 211-217. Retrieved from http://ekisticsjournal.org/index.php/journal/article/view/288

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