1st Edition

The Kurds In Turkey A Political Dilemma

By Michael Gunter Copyright 1991
    151 Pages
    by Routledge

    160 Pages
    by Routledge

    This book analyzes the Kurdish problem in Turkey from the point of view of the Turkish authorities, as well as from the perspective of disaffected Kurds living in that state and abroad. It also analyzes the political instability and terrorism rampant in Turkey during the late 1970s.

    Introduction -- Background -- Prelude to Conflict -- Political Instability and Terrorism in the 1970s -- Suppression -- Birth of the PKK and Other Kurdish Parties -- Revival of the PKK -- Transnational Influences -- Conclusion


    Michael M.Gunter