A world apart

Kutschera, Chris
February 2000
Middle East;Feb2000, Issue 298, p21
Provides an overview on the Turkish army and its vital role in Turkey's political history. Turkish officers' indoctrination that they form an elite with a special mission; Requirements to be admitted to military schools and academies; Quality of life in Turkey's military schools and academies; Criterias for promotion in the military hierarchy; Physical and moral separation of officers from the civilian society.


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