Dr. Soner Cagaptay peels back the many layers that make Turkey such a fascinating and important country. With his deep understanding of Turkey, he is able to explore the political, cultural, and economic factors that have shaped its remarkable history and that may foreshadow its future. Joseph Lieberman, former U.S. senator--Joseph Lieberman (11/19/2013)"
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SONER CAGAPTAY is the Beyer Family fellow and director of the Turkish Research Program at The Washington Institute. A historian by training, Dr. Cagaptay has written extensively on U.S.-Turkey relations, Turkish domestic politics, and Turkish nationalism. He has taught courses at Yale University, Princeton University, Georgetown University, and Smith College on the Middle East, Mediterranean, and Eastern Europe. From 2006 to 2007 he was Ertegun Professor at Princeton University s Department of Near Eastern Studies. Dr. Cagaptay s work has been published regularly in scholarly journals and in major international print media, including the "New York Times," "Washington P"ost, and the "Wall Street Journa"l. He has been a regular columnist for CNN-"GPS" and "Hurriyet Daily News," Turkey s oldest and most influential English-language paper, and he appears frequently on radio and television in the United States and abroad."