Istanbul : between the global and the local / edited by Çağlar Keyder

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Subjects: Istanbul (Turkey)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c1999
LC Classification: D, DR
Physical Description: vii, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgment
Pt. I. Introduction
1. The Setting / Caglar Keyder 3
Pt. II. Culture and Politics of Identity
2. Who Owns the Old Quarters? Rewriting Histories in a Global Era / Ayfer Bartu 31
3. Istanbul of the Conqueror: The "Alternative Global City" Dreams of Political Islam / Tanil Bora 47
4. The Historical Construction of Local Culture: Gender and Identity in the Politics of Secularism versus Islam / Yael Navaro-Yasin 59
5. Islamic Chic / Jenny B. White 77
Pt. III. Contested Positions
6. Istanbulites and Others: The Cultural Cosmology of Being Middle Class in the Era of Globalism / Ayse Oncu 95
7. Sounding Out: The Culture Industries and the Globalization of Istanbul / Martin Stokes 121
Pt. IV. Negotiating Space
8. The Housing Market from Informal to Global / Caglar Keyder 143
9. Where Do You Hail From? Localism and Networks in Istanbul / Sema Erder 161
10. A Tale of Two Neighborhoods / Caglar Keyder 173
Synopsis / Caglar Keyder 187
Index 199
About the Editor and Contributors 201
Additional Authors: Keyder, Çağlar
Notes: LCCN: 99020624
ISBN: 0847694941 (cl. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 084769495X (pa. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 40925879
ISBN/ISSN: 0847694941