Biopolitics & the Gezi Protests
Available Online December 2013.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/mdhss-13.2013.79How to use a DOI?
- bodypolitics, Gezi, gender, Foucault, abortion
- Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party, AKP, has been using women’s body in implementing social and economic policies since they came into power in 2002. Male rooted political power within the party has been creating regulations concerning sex and reproduction. This paper aims to explain women’s involvement in the Gezi Park as a reaction to political intervention with and endogenous control over women’s bodies.
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TY - CONF AU - Itir Erhart PY - 2013/12 DA - 2013/12 TI - Biopolitics & the Gezi Protests BT - 2013 International Conference on the Modern Development of Humanities and Social Science PB - Atlantis Press SP - 301 EP - 303 SN - 1951-6851 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/mdhss-13.2013.79 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/mdhss-13.2013.79 ID - Erhart2013/12 ER -