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Tue Jun 26 2012

Books: The Routledge Intermediate Turkish Reader: Symons

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Date: 26-Jun-2012
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Subject: The Routledge Intermediate Turkish Reader: Symons
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Title: The Routledge Intermediate Turkish Reader Subtitle: Political and Cultural Articles Series Title: Routledge Modern Language Readers Published: 2012 Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)

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Author: Senel Symons Hardback: ISBN: 9780415568166 Pages: 200 Price: U.S. $ 140.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9780415568166 Pages: 200 Price: U.K. £ 85.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415568173 Pages: 200 Price: U.K. £ 26.99
Paperback: ISBN: 9780415568173 Pages: 200 Price: U.S. $ 43.95

"The Routledge Intermediate Turkish Reader" has been specially designed forintermediate and advanced learners of Turkish and comprises a broadselection of graded readings.

Written by prominent Turkish academics and journalists, the collection ofmodern texts presented here have been carefully selected to ensure studentsreceive maximum exposure to current political and cultural issues related toTurkey; from gender, ethnicity, religion and social class through to arts andhistory.

Each reading is fully supported by:

-an introduction written by an expert in the related field

-a vocabulary list with English translation and vocabulary in context

-short grammar explanations of any difficult structures encountered in the text

-comprehension questions directly text related, language exercises andsubject specific questions to generate class-discussion and essay writing inTurkish

-a key to comprehension questions and language exercises

-a list of suggested further reading

Suitable for both class use and independent study, "The RoutledgeIntermediate Turkish Reader" is an essential tool for increasing languageproficiency and enriching the learners' socio-cultural knowledge of Turkey.

Introductions in English by: Prof. Dr. E. Fuat Keyman, Koç University, Prof.Dr. Ümit Cizre, Bilkent University, Dr. Can Dündar, journalist, writer,columnist, director, Dr. Martin Stokes, Oxford University, Prof. Dr. CemilKoçak, Sabanci University, Prof. Dr. Fatih Selami Mahmutoglu, IstanbulUniversity, Prof. Dr. Fatma Gök, Bogaziçi University, Prof. Dr. DilekCindoglu, Bilkent University, Prof. Dr. Yildiz Silier, Bogaziçi University, Prof.Dr. Aysegül Kibaroglu, Middle East Technical University, Prof. Dr. OyaPancaroglu, Bogaziçi University, Prof. Dr. Meliz Ergin, Koç University, Prof.Dr. Özlem Tür, Middle East Technical University, Prof. Dr. AyseUyduranoglu, Bilgi University, Prof. Dr. Zeynep Gambetti, BogaziçiUniversity, Prof. Dr. Saime Özçürümez, Bilkent University, Prof. Dr. KürsadErtugrul, Middle East Technical University, Dr. Selin Akyüz-Sasmaz, BilkentUniversity.

The articles in Turkish by: Prof. Dr. Murat Belge, Bilgi University, Prof. Dr.Orhan Tekelioglu, Bahçesehir University, Prof. Dr. E. Fuat Keyman, KoçUniversity, Murat Yetkin, journalist, columnist, lecturer, Radikal, Prof. Dr.Türker Alkan, Çankaya University, Prof. Dr. Baskin Oran, Ankara University,Prof. Dr. Hakan Hakeri,Ondokuz Mayis University; Cem Erciyes, journalist,Radikal, Dr. Fikret Bila, journalist, columnist, Milliyet, Prof. Dr. Sahin Alpay,Bahçesehir University, Prof. Dr. Mümtaz'er Türköne, Gazi University, Prof.Dr. Mahnaz Gümrükçüoglu, Sakarya University, Dr. Ali Bayramoglu,journalist, Yeni Safak, Prof. Dr. Hakki Uyar, Dokuz Eylül University, AyseHür, historian, journalist, columnist, Taraf.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics                             Language Documentation
Subject Language(s): Turkish (tur)
Written In: English (eng)

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