The Early Republican Debates on Peasantism and The Model Villages


BELLETEN, vol.83, no.297, pp.729-752, 2019 (AHCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 297
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Journal Name: BELLETEN
  • Journal Indexes: Arts and Humanities Citation Index (AHCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.729-752
  • Keywords: Rural Modernity, Peasantry Studies, Model Villages, Ideal Republican Village, Early Republican Architecture
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


The late 19th, early 20th century agendas revealed new governments aiming modernist social transformations in many countries. Although they have common development endeavor in line with industrialization-urbanization trajectory, most of them has rural modernization projects which provide socio-political basis for their perpetuation on their agenda.