The conduct of citizenship in the case of Turkey's Jewish minority: Legal status, identity, and civic virtue aspects


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Toktaş Ş.

Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East, vol.26, pp.121-133, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1215/1089201x-2005-014
  • Journal Name: Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.121-133
  • Police Academy Affiliated: No

Abstract

Contemporary liberal democracies confront governance problems elicited by the discord between the principles of equality and difference, and between the concepts of majority and minority. Citizenship came to be recognized as a vital governance tool in response to this challenge evidenced by growing academic and political interest in the concept.