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Turkey (Vol 8, 2015)
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See also Turkey in 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020.

Introduction

Turkey’s Constitution of 1982 (article 2) defines the Republic of Turkey as a secular state.1 Laïcité / laicism/laic is the term used for the State’s control of religion in the public sphere as opposed to secularism which implies the separ…

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İştar Gözaydın, “Turkey (Vol 8, 2015)”, in: Yearbook of Muslims in Europe Online, Edited by: Stephanie Müssig, Egdūnas Račius, Samim Akgönül, Ahmet Alibašić, Jørgen S. Nielsen, Oliver Scharbrodt. Consulted online on 04 October 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2588-9737_YMEO_COM_082015TUR>
First published online: 2018



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