Essays Tagged: "Young Turk"

The life of Sultan Abdulhamid II.

e Congress of Berlin. It succeeded in propping up the old empire for a few decades more. The Young Turk Regime took power in 1909, diposing Abdulhamid II and placing a puppet Sultan Mehmet IV. ... Regime took power in 1909, diposing Abdulhamid II and placing a puppet Sultan Mehmet IV. During the Young Turk reign Turkey fought two Balkans Wars, with Greece gaining independence and most of Turkey ...

(2 pages) 19 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

The Armenian Genocide

rmenian Genocide. At the time of that the war had just begun one could clearly recognize the Young Turk party was ill-mannered towards its Armenian citizens. They had used the Armenians as a sc ... d used the Armenians as a scapegoat for their humiliating defeat in the war. Formed during 1914 the Young Turk party had created a paramilitary organization called the Special Organization units. This ...

(5 pages) 35 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Constitutional Revolutions of Iran and Turkey in the 19th Century.

The Young Turk and Iranian Constitutional Revolutions occurred during a period of transformation. Transf ... influence was not evident in Iran and those who held power would dictate the course of reform. The Young Turk Constitutional Revolution was the result of Tanzimat and "western" ideologies, imbedded i ... practices and traditions of European nations were now becoming synonymous with Ottoman culture. The Young Ottoman Movement had incorporated culturally significant aspects of European society, such as ...

(6 pages) 63 1 4.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Armenian genocide: How did the outbreak of World War 1 contribute to the genocide of the Armenians?

y Armenian populated areas of Turkey.When the Committee of Union and Progress (CUP) also called the young Turks came to power they rejected the idea that the empire could include different religious a ... idea that the empire could include different religious and ethnic groups such as the Armenians. The Young Turks' goal was to gain complete power over all the different groups within the empire and to ...

(3 pages) 24 0 2.0 May/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Holocaust and Armenian Genocide

, which caused the death of 1,5 million Armenians in the Ottoman Empire as a direct result from the Young Turks' government's plans to rid the Turkish lands of Christian population to achieve their pa ... rmenians in 1894-6 ("Turkey") (18), was replaced by the Ittihadists, or the so-called "progressive" Young Turks ("Frequently Asked Questions"). Armenians helped in this coup, but the promised conditio ...

(11 pages) 29 0 3.7 Feb/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Armenian Genocide

July 1908, the Sultan’s regime came to an end; a group of modern-minded officers known as the Young Turks hoped to stop their country’s decline (“Armenian Genocide” United … ... bout his new change, held public celebrations for freedom, justice and equality. Unfortunately, the Young Turk ideals were quickly taken over and dismissed by a body of nationalists. A triumvirate for ...

(5 pages) 925 0 2.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History