Taner Akçam

Facing History: Denial And The Turkish National Security Concept

2017-05-10T13:06:34+10:00November 30th, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Sociologist and historian Taner Akçam was born in the province of Ardahan, Turkey. As the editor-in-chief of a student political journal, he was arrested in 1976 and sentenced to 10 years' imprisonment. Amnesty International adopted him as a prisoner of conscience. A year later, he escaped to Germany. Between 2000 and 2002, Taner Akçam was [...]