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(2013-07-25)The topic of youth and being young in modern Turkey are frequently expressed in narratives that are either fragmented or totalizing, and frequently reductionist. In a time of resurgent youth politics globally, and in the ...
Metamorphosis of the Performing Arts: Understandings of sexuality and nationalism in the 19th C. Ottoman Empire (2013-07-25)This work looks at the changing concepts of nationalism and sexuality in the 19th century Ottoman Empire and its effects on the performing arts.
This work looks at a particular moment in the premiership of Mohammad Mosaddeq (1951-53), when he proposes a referendum to disband the 17th Majlis in order to hold re-elections. This paper will show that Mosaddeq’s ...
(2013-07-23)This thesis is an attempt to study the Quran as a literary work using two of the recently proposed approaches: thematic coherence of the Quran, and Semitic rhetoric. To effectively conduct this study, surah structure and ...