It is often forgotten that between 1950 and 1971, the Republic of Turkey dispatched over 50,000 soldiers to the Korean Peninsula to serve under the UN banner. This study looks at recently... More > declassified official documents and correspondence, analyzes US and Turkish foreign policy and domestic political changes at the time, and integrates newspaper coverage and interviews with Turkish veterans from the Korean War, ultimately shedding new light on why these soldiers were deployed and what the short and long-term consequences of this fateful decision were.
The impact of the Korean War on Turkey appears to not only have been lasting domestic changes, but also an aftershock that is still being felt around the whole world until today.
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Burhan Apaydin is one of the most revered Turkish lawyers alive, and an iconic individual within his field. Having pursued a career in law successfully for well over the past half century, he has... More > presided over some of the most important - if not controversial - trials in Turkey's history, and played a key role in setting important legal precedents.
"In Pursuit of Justice" has two goals: First, to explain the role of the lawyer. By doing so, the aim is not only to give career advice to future and current participants in this field, and remind them what a lawyer's duty is, but also to be educational for the public overall. Secondly, it is about Burhan Apaydin's views on the sacred nature of the right to a defense.
Discussing these universal, timeless subjects, Burhan Apaydin's intention is to intertwine philosophy with practical knowledge - something he does not lack - based on over sixty years of experience in his career as one of Turkey's preeminent lawyers.< Less
این کتاب برگردان ساده یی از... More > مجموعه داستانهای مثنوی از نظم به نثر است و در هر داستان که بطور معمول در کتاب مثنوی در چندین بخشِ جداگانه و گاهی داستان در درون داستان دیگر سروده شده است ، بطور کامل یکجا بیان میشود و نتایج اخلاقی و عرفانی منظورِ نظر مولانا نیز بصورت خلاصه ، ارائه گردیده است.
Masnavi, the best known work of Rumi, Persian poet and Sufi master comprises 25685 verses of mystical poetry. Stories include domestic and social events discussed in esoteric language in order to teach the path for purification and attaining divine love. The book Rumi Masnavi Stories written by Ataollah Farhang Ghahremani is a collection of all the stories within Masnavi, presented in a very easy-to-read text in Persian (Farsi) language. Often in Masnavi, stories are scattered within chapters or interrupted by other fables or tales. In this book, when a story is told it comprises all parts and incorporates the spiritual and moral teachings Rumi points out throughout the verses.< Less
Съвременната лирика на Росица... More > Копукова доказва безспорния й талант. В нея тя отстоява своите висши благородни идеали, намира точен и съвършен музикален изказ на съкровените си преживявания, защитава неизменно и смело Истината в живота си и се бори всеки миг за тържеството на Мира, Светлината и Обичта сред хората.< Less
Pour son deuxième numéro annuel, la revue du Centre Congolais de Recherche en Littérature Française ouvre une réflexion autour des écrivains français... More > et l’homosexualité. Sujet de controverses, certes, l’homosexualité ne constitue plus un tabou, elle s’incorpore tout naturellement dans les mœurs contemporaines. La variation des points de vue sur ce sujet reflète la sensibilité littéraire de chaque écrivain, selon son époque et son milieu.< Less
This is the Roberts Environmental Center's 2007 report on the social and environmental (sustainability) reporting of the 30 largest companies in the petroleum refining sector. This version is printed... More > in full color.< Less