Turkish Guest Speaker - people more social relationships...

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people more social: relationships more important neighbors know all of your business What is genocide? World War I: war on all borders of empire only Muslim Turks required to go to war by empire diverse empire: Muslims, non-Muslims, Turks (minority), non-Turks idea of nation state came from Europe: started cutting empire into pieces Armenians: lived with Turks for 800 years peacefully oppressed by Greek Orthodox Church & Church split to make the Armenian Church Ottoman Empire gave religious freedom Muslims forbidden to force religion Young Turks had more power than sultan of empire Armenian & other gangs wanted freedom & to establish an army: started assisted Russian army (enemy of empire) Muslim scholars disagreed with decision compared to American decision to put into internment camps relocation of Armenians
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course FLL 120 taught by Professor Lamiazayzafoon during the Spring '10 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

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