International symposium of the Turkic world
Al Farabi Kazakh National University and the Ataturk “Culture, language and history” scientific research centre is organising an international symposium on “Political, economic and cultural developments in the Turkic world. From the beginning of the 20th century to the present day” in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
The end of the 19th century was a period of the world history where important events took place. The beginning of the 20th century was a war and post-war period, which made changes in the political developmentsfor most of the countries, as well as economic, cultural transformations lead to the new ways of development.
The aim of the symposium is discussion and analysis of the results of historical, cultural, economic, political and military changes of the Turkic-Muslim world, as well as their impact to the different parts of the world.
The works submitted to the symposium should not be published in other publications such as books, thesis and suppositions.
The topics and work directions of the symposium:
The Russian factor in the Turkic world (spread of the Russian language and its impact to the Turkic world)
Modern conflicts and traditions of the Turkic world (education, society and politics)
The formation of political, economic and cultural changes
The architectural, urban and ecological problems of the USSR
The impact of the constitutional revolution of Ottoman country and Russia
The impact of the fall of the Ottoman Empire
The impact and results of the 1917 Russian revolution
Movement of the people, economic life, political thinking and the culture (religion, language, alphabet, …)
1918 and the Independence movement
World War and its influence
Regional situation during the USSR (influence of the Soviet experiences to the Turkic society: starvation, repression and art)
Relationship of the Republic of Turkey
The development after the Soviets
Independent countries and the Constitution
Regional integration, collaboration and fall
The politics of Great Powers to Turkistan / International relations
The socio-political, economic and cultural relationships of Turkic countries with the Republic of Turkey