Dimitar Bechev on Turkey’s trajectory under Erdoğan

July 5, 2022

Turkey Book Talk episode 171Dimitar Bechev, lecturer at the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies at the University of Oxford, on “Turkey Under Erdoğan: How a Country Turned from Democracy and the West” (Yale University Press)

The book gives a neat overview of how the country and Erdogan came to where they are today, covering domestic and foreign politics at this crucial point ahead of elections scheduled for next year.

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Check out Dimitar’s previous appearance on the podcast from back in August 2018.

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