Turkey Book Talk

Çiğdem Oğuz on moral panic and westernisation in the late Ottoman era and today

January 4, 2022

Çiğdem Oğuz on “Moral Crisis in the Ottoman Empire: Society, Politics and Gender during WWI” (IB Tauris/Bloomsbury). The book examines debates about morality in the late Ottoman era, when mounting European cultural influence triggered anxiety about the loss of traditional religious values.

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