Facts and Fantasies : Images of Istanbul Women in the 1920s
By: Türe, D. Fatma.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015Description: 1 online resource (408 p.).ISBN: 9781443878791.Subject(s): Turkey -- History -- 1918-1960 | Women -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Social conditions -- 19th century | Women -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Social conditions -- 20th century | Women in popular culture -- TurkeyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Facts and Fantasies : Images of Istanbul Women in the 1920sDDC classification: 305.4094961809042 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS; LIST OF TABLES; A NOTE ON TRANSLITERATION; A NOTE ON TURKISH PRONUNCIATION; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE; CHAPTER TWO; CHAPTER THREE; CHAPTER FOUR; CHAPTER FIVE; CONCLUSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; APPENDICES; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; INDEX
The question of women and their rights was a prominent and ongoing topic of debate in the popular press of Turkey in the 1920s. This work presents an insightful analysis of those debates and follows its traces in obscene literature of the period, as a marginal, but influential branch of popular literature. Popular literature of the time carefully scrutinizes urban Istanbul women in particular, from their biological responsibilities to their behavior in the public arena, down to their clothe...
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