Turkey Essay Topics

Why Turkey will never be a part of European Union

From the time Ottoman Empire collapsed in the 1920’s and the establishment of present day Turkey, the country has been a secular Muslim democracy that has always allied itself with the west. It has been a member of European Union predecessors like the Council of Europe which it joined in 1949 as well as a… View Article

Why Turkey Should Not Join the EU

The negotiations between Turkey and the European Union to join the European Union began already in October 2005. There are many arguments for allowing Turkey join the EU, but there are at least as many arguments against it. Should Turkey be allowed to join the EU (Rosenberg, Turkey in the European Union, 2008)? Many proponents… View Article

Turkey is a transcontinental country

Turkey is a transcontinental country , located mostly in Western Asia and Eastern Europe. Turkey is bordered by 8 countries. The Mediterranean Sea is to the south; the Aegean Sea is to the west; and the Black Sea is to the north. The country’s official language is Turkish, which is spoken by approximately 85% of… View Article

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and Reza Shah Pahlavi as ‘Men of Order’

Some historians argued that Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey, and Reza Shah Pahlavi, the preeminent Shah of Iran, were ‘men of order’ who took their countries down the path of authoritarian modernization in the first half of the 20th century. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was a staunch nationalist who sought to transform… View Article

Italy and Japan

World War II caused greater destruction than any other war in history. The war took the lives of about 17 million soldiers and an even greater number of civilians, who died as a result of bombings, starvation, and deliberate campaigns of mass murder. The war also ushered in the atomic age and was quickly followed… View Article

Law governing Turkey

IVF (in vitro fertilization) refers to treatment for infertility, in which eggs are removed from a woman’s body, fertilized with sperm in a laboratory, and then returned to the womb shortly afterwards to continue developing. IVF has been greatly achieved by the Turkish Medicine community such that even individual mothers and couples from other countries… View Article