1 Curriculum Vitae Feroz Ahmad Date of Birth: 26 January 1938 Delhi, India ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE : B.A.(Hons.) degree in History with Medieval Islamic History as the special subject, St. Stephen's College, Delhi University : B.A. (Hons.) degree in History with special reference to the History of the Near and Middle East, at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London : PhD. (London). Thesis on "The Committee of Union and Progress in Turkish Politics, ". (The years were spent in Turkey doing field work, with visits to the Middle East) : Senior Research Fellow at the School of International Affairs, Columbia University, New York. 1967: Joined University of Massachusetts at Boston as Assistant Professor of History. 1970: Associate Professor : On leave of absence, spent in Turkey and India doing research on contemporary Turkey for the book commissioned in l968 by the Royal Institute of International Affairs, London.
2 1975: Granted tenure : Sabbatical year. Social Science Research Council Fellowship and Research Fellow at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University. 1978: Professor of History : H.A.R. Gibb Visiting Scholar at the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University : Sabbatical year, spent doing research in Turkey and England on a Social Science Research Council Fellowship. January l987: Directeur d'etudes Associe at L'Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris. Spring l987: College of Arts and Sciences "Outstanding Achievement Award" for Scholarship, Research, and Creativity. October l989: Havens Center Visiting Scholar, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison : University Research Professor, University of Massachusetts at Boston : Appointed to the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Middle East Studies. March l994: Appointed Editor of Volume IV of The Cambridge History of Turkey by the Press Syndicate of the Cambridge University Press. (Resigned after surgery in 2000)
3 : Sabbatical in Turkey as a Fulbright fellow Medical leave after surgery on 13 June June: retired : Visiting scholar at the Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University and Adjunct Professor of Diplomatic History at the Fletcher School August Joined the Faculty of Yeditepe University, Istanbul (August) Appointed chair of the Department of International Relations and Political Science and later of the History Department. PUBLİCATİONS. BOOKS The Young Turks, Clarendon Press, Oxford Reprinted with a new preface: London: Hurst Company, 2010 (paperback); and New York: Columbia University, 2010 (hardback). Ittihat ve Terakki, Istanbul 1971 (Turkish translation of The Young Turks). New editions, Istanbul 1984 and l986, 1994, and The Turkish Experiment in Democracy, , The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London 1977.
4 with B. Ahmad, An Annotated Chronology of Multi- Party Politics in Turkey, (in Turkish), Bilgi Yayinevi, Ankara Ittihatciliktan Kemalizme ("From Unionism to Kemalism") Kaynak Yayinevi, Istanbul (This is a book of essays on late Ottoman and modern Turkish History published in Turkish). The Making of Modern Turkey, Routledge, London and New York l993. Demokrasi Surecinde Türkiye (l945-l980), Hil Yayin : Istanbul, August l994. (Translation of The Turkish Experiment in Democracy l updated to September l980). Third printing appeared in 2008 Modern Türkiye nin Olusumu. Sarmal Yayinevi: Istanbul, 1995 (Translation of The Making of Modern Turkey) *New revised edition, Kaynak Yayinlar : Istanbul, December Turkey: The Quest for Identity. One World: Oxford *German translation: Geschichte der Türkei, Magnus Verlag: Essen, *Turkish Translation: Bir Kimlik Pesinde Türkiye. Bilgi University Press, Istanbul, first editions, Aralik Second Edition, Nisan 2007, third edition, Kasım 2008, fourth edition, Şubat 2010.
5 From Empire to Republic: Essays on the Late Ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey, volumes 1 and 2. Istanbul Bilgi University Press: Istanbul The Young Turks and the Nationalities Question, , forthcoming, Utah University Press, 2013 Work in Progress : "Jihad: The Struggle for the Ottoman Empire, l ". With Dr. A. Ahuja (translator), an annotated translation of A.D. Novichev, Ekonomika Turtsii v period mirovoi (The Economy of Turkey during the World War, Leningrad, l935) with annotations and introduction by Feroz Ahmad. ARTİCLES "Great Britain's Relations with the Young Turks, 1908-l914" Middle Eastern Studies, ii/4 (July 1966), pp Articles In Encyclopedia of Islam, 2 nd and 3rd edd., Leiden "Huseyin Hilmi" "Hukma" (The Ottoman Empire) "Hurriyet ve Itilaf" (with D.A. Rustow) "Ibrahim Hakki"
6 "Ittihadi Muhammedi" "Ittihad ve Terakki" "Mehmed Salim al Kazimi" "Mahmud Shawkat Pasha" "Mukhtar Pasha, Gazi Ahmad" Rida Nur Talat Pasha " Yegana, Ali Munif" "The Young Turk Revolution," Journal of Contemporary History iii/3 (July 1970), Review Article on Ulrich Trumpener, Germany and the Ottoman Empire, Princeton 1968 in Middle Eastern Studies, vi/1 (January 1970), " Yılları Arasinda Büyük Britanya'nın Jön Türkler'le Münasebetleri," Türk Tarih Enstitusu Dergisi (Journal of the Historical Institute, Istanbul University) no.2, 1971, "The Turkish Guerillas: Symptom of a Deeper Malaise," New Middle East, no.55 (April 1973), "The role of Ali Fuat Cebesoy in the Turkish Revolution, Notes and Communication, International Journal of Middle East Studies, iv/3 (July 1973),
7 "The Secularisation of Politics in Turkey, Relevance for "India?" in Zafer Imam (ed.) Muslims in India, Orient Longman, New Delh 1974, with D.A. Rustow "The Parliament of the Second Constitutiona Period, ," in Güney-Dğgu Avrupa Arastirmaları Dergis Istanbul 1976, "Vanguard of a Nascent Bourgeoisie: The Social and Economi Policies of the Young Turks ," in Osman Okyar and Hal Inalcik (eds.), Social and Economic History of Turkey ( ) Ankara 1980, "Turkey's Democratic Tradition," in Foreign Policy, (Ankara), vo VIII, nos. 3-4, Ankara 1981, "The Political Economy of Kemalism," in Ali Kazancigil, and Ergun Ozbudun (eds.), Ataturk Founder of a Modern State,London ; French translation "L'economie politique du kemalisme in A. Kazancigil et E. Ozbudun (eds.), Ataturk fondateur de l Turqie moderne, Paris 1984, "Military intervention and the Crisis in Turkey", MERIP Reports, no 93, January 1981, Reprinted in Huseyin Ramazanoglu (ed.) Turkey in the World Capitalist System, London l985, "The Islamic Assertion in Turkey: Pressures and State Response Arab Studies Quarterly, vol. 4, nos.1 & 2, Spring 1982,
8 "Unionist Relations with the Greek, Armenian and Jewish Communities of the Ottoman Empire, " in Benjamin Braude and Bernard Lewis (eds.), Christians and Jews in the Ottoman Empire, vol.1, New York, 1982, "The Agrarian Policy of the Young Turks ," in Jean Louis Bacque-Grammont and Paul Dumont (eds.), Economie e Societes dans L'Empire Ottoman, Paris 1983, "Turkiye'de Kemalizm ve Siyasetin Laiklesmesi" (Kemalism and the Secularization of Politics in Turkey) in the proceedings of the 1981 International conference on Ataturk entitled Ataturk'un Dusunce ve Uygulamalarinin Evrensel Boyutlari, Ankara 1983, "The Turkish Elections of 1983", Merip Reports, no.122, March April 1984, "Local Elections Set Turkey's Political Configuration", Merip Reports no. 124, June "La politique exterieure turque", Les Temps Modernes, nos , Juillet-Aout 1984, " Yillarinda Istanbul'da Hint Milliyetci Devrimciler; (Turkish: Indian Nationalist Revolutionaries in Istanbul, ), in Yapıt, no. 6, August-September 1984, "The State and Intervention in Turkey" in Turcica revue d'etude Turques, vol. xvi, 1984, Translated as "Turkiye'de Devle
9 ve Mudahale" in Turkiye Sorunlari - l988 Yilligi, Alan, Istanbul, Feb l988, l36-l46. "The Late Ottoman Empire" in Marian Kent (ed.), The Great Power and the End of the Ottoman Empire, London l984, "The Transition to Democracy in Turkey", Third World Quarterly vol. 7, no. 2, April 1985, "Leon Trotsky's Writings on the Ottoman State, the 1908 Revolution, and the Balkan Wars " (in Turkish) in Tarih ve Toplum, no. 17, May 1985, "The Times (London) and the Kemalist Revolution l930-l939" in Turkiye'de Yabanci Dilde Basin, Istanbul l985, "Turkiye'nin Cumhuriyet Donemi Siyasal Gelismeleri" (Politica Developments in Turkey during the Republican Period) in Cumhuriye Donemi Turkiye Ansiklopedisi (Turkey Encyclopaedia : the Republican Period), "Ittihat ve Terakki'nin Dis Politikasi (l908-l918)" (The Foreign Policy of Union and Progress (l908-l918), in Tanzimat'tan Cumhuriyet'e Turkiye Ansiklopedisi (Turkey Encyclopaedia : from the Tanzimat to the Republic), Istanbul, l985-6, "The Kemalist Movement and India", Cahiers du GETC (Groupe d'etudes sur Turquie contemporaine), no.3, Automne l987, ll2-26 (special number edited by Iskender Gokalp & Francois Georgeon).
10 "Islamic Reassertion in Turkey", Third World Quarterly, vol,10 no.2, April l988, "War and Society under the Young Turks, l908-l918", Review (Fernand Braudel Center) vol. xi, no.2, Spring l988, (Translated as "Jon Turkler doneminde Savas ve Toplum" in Tarih ve Toplum (History and Society, no.64, ). "Die Suche nach einer Ideologie in der Kemalistischen Turkei l9l9 l939" (The Search for Ideology in Kemalist Turkey, l9l9-l939) in Linda Schatkowski Schilcheer & Claus Scharf (eds.), Der Nahe Osten in der Zwischenkriegszeit l9l9-l939, Franz Steiner Verlag Stuttgart, l989, "Ottoman Armed Neutrality and Intervention: August-Novembe l914" in Studies on Ottoman Diplomatic History, no. iv, Sinan Kuneralp (ed.) Istanbul : the Isis Press (n.d. l990?), "Politics and Islam in Modern Turkey", Middle Eastern Studies (London) vol.27/i, January 1991, "La politique etrangere de la Turquie dans les annes 80" in L Turquie au Seuil de l'europe, Paul Dumont & Francois Georgeon (eds.) Paris : L'Harmattan, l991, "The Progressive Republican Party, l " in Political Partie and Democracy in Turkey, Metin Heper and Jacob Landau (eds.) London & New York : I.B. Tauris, l991,
11 "Arab Nationalism, Radicalism, and the Specter of Neocolonialism in Monthly Review, vol. 42, February l991, pp A Note on the International Status of Kuwait before Novembe l914 in International Journal of Middle East Studies, vol. 24/i, Feb l992, l81-87 The Politics of Islamic Reassertion (or Fundamentalism ) : the Social and Ideological Dimensions, Distinguished Lecture Series , May l992, Office of Graduate Studies and Research University of Massachusetts at Boston,1-16. Postage Stamps, Politics and Ideology in the Late Ottoman Empire (in Turkish) in in Tarik Zafer Tunaya ya Armagan, Istanbu l992, War and Society under the Young Turks l in Alber Hourani, Philip Khoury, and Mary Wilson (eds.), The Modern Middle East : A Reader, I.B. Tauris : London & New York, l993, (Reprint of the article first published in Revue, Spring l988) Articles : 1) Kemal Ataturk ; 2) Turkey ; and 3) Young Turks in The Oxford Companion to the Politics of the World, Joel Krieger editor-in-chief. Oxford University Press, New York, l993 The Development of Class Consciousness in Turkey in Workers and Working Classes in the Middle East : Struggles, Histories
12 Historiographies, Zachary Lockman (ed.), SUNY : Albany, l994, pp Some Thoughts on the Role of Ethnic and Religious Minorities in the Genesis and Development of the Socialist Movement in Turkey ( ) in Mete Tuncay and Erik Jan Zurcher (eds.), Socialism and Nationalism in the Ottoman Empire l976-l923. British Academi Press in association with The International Institute of Social History Amsterdam, I.B.Tauris : London/New York, l994, pp and (Notes). Articles in The Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World. John Esposito, editor-in-chief. Oxford University Press, New York, l995 1) Anavatan Partisi; 2) Demokrat Parti ; 3) Enver Pasha 4) Ittihad-i Muhammedi Cemiyeti ; 5) Pan-Turanism ; 6) Said Halim Pasha ; 7) Turkey ; and 8) Young Turks Ottoman Perceptions of the Capitulations in Journa of Islamic Studies, 11/i, January 2000, Reprinted in Fero Ahmad, From Empire to Republic Essays on the Later ottoman Empire and Modern Turkey, ii, Istanbul 2008, 44
13 Ideology and War Aims of the Unionist Government, in Annales de la Faculté de Droit d Istanbul. 33/50, 2001, With Jacob Landau, Conclusion: Opting Out of the Nation in Identity Politics in Central Asia and the Muslim World. Willem van Schendel and Erik Zürcher (eds.), I.B. Tauris: London & New York 2001, pp The Special Relationship: the Committee of Union and Progres and the Ottoman-Jewish Political Elite l in Jews, Turks Ottomans, Avigdor Levy (ed.), Syracuse University Press Syracuse, New York, 2002, pp & notes, The Historical Background of Turkish Foreign Policy in The Future of Turkish Foreign Policy, Lenore G. Martin and Dimitiris Keridi (eds.), The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London 2002, pp Profesor Feroz Ahmad ile Ermeni Sorunu Hakkinda Gorüsme interview conducted by Emre Kayhan in Foreign Policy, August September 2005, Tarih Her On Yılda bir Gözden Geçirmelidir, interview conducted by Tolga Cora and Yonca Güneş Yücel, in RKitap [Remzi Kitabevi Gazetesi, no. 1, January Turkey, article forthcoming in the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World.
14 Atatürk, chapter in Balkan Strongmen: Dictators and Authoritarian Rulers of Southeast Europe, Bernd J. Fischer (ed.) Hurst and Co. London 2007, Politics and Political Parties in the Turkish Republic, chapter in the Cambridge History of Modern Turkey, vol. 4: Turkey in the Modern World, , Resat Kasaba (ed.), Cambridge University Press 2008 Ikinci Meşruriyet Döneminde Jön Türk-Ermeni Iliskileri in Hoşgörü Toplumunda Ermeniler, M.Metin Hülagü et als (eds.), Erciye Universites, Kayseri, 2007, vol.ii, (This is the Turkish translation of the conference paper on Young Turk-Armenian Relations during the Second Constitutional Period ). Articles: Constitution (30/6/06), Parliaments (30/9/07), and Political Parties (30/9/07) forthcoming in Dictionnaite de l Empire ottoman. Paris. Article entitled Cumhuriyet Türkiye sinde Çağdaşma ve Çağdasşlı arasısnda Çatışma published in a booklet published by Istanbu Barosu Yayınları as Cumhuriyet ve Demokrasi, Istanbul 2008, Kamil Pasha and the British, , Prof. Dr. Ergun Ozbudun a Armagan Essays in Honor of Ergun Ozbudun. Vol. Siyaset Bilimi/Political Science. Serap Yazici, Kemal Gözler, Fua Keymen, eds. Yetkin Basınevi: Ankara 2008, Young Turk Armenian Relations during the Second Constitutiona Period, , in Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, Metin
15 Hulagu. Sakir Batmaz, and Gulbadi Alan (des.), Erciyes University The Growth and Emancipation of the Bourgeoisie, in Philologiae e Historiae Turcicae Fundamenta - Turkey in the Twentieth Century Erik-Jan Zürcher (ed.), Klaus Schwarz Verlag, Berlin: 2008, Politics and Political Parties in Republican Turkey in The Cambridge History of Turkey, vol.4, Turkey in the Modern World, Reşat Kasab (ed.), Cambridge University Press, 2008, Military and Politics in Turkey in Turkey s Engagement with Modernity Conflict and Change in the Twentieth Century. Celi Kerslake, Kerem Öktem, Philip Robins, eds. Palgrave Macmillan, i association with St Antony s College, Oxford, London, Cumhuriyet Türkiye sinde Siyaset ve Siyasi Partiler, Türkiye Tarih : Modern Dünyada Türkiye, Reşat Kasaba (ed.) ve Zuha Bilgin (Çeviri). Kitapyayinevi: Istanbul, 2011, Young Turk Relations with the US, chapter in American Turkish Encounters: Politics and Culture, , Nur Bilge Criss, Selçuk Esenbel, Tony Greenwood and Louis Mazzari (eds. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2011, 83-99