Year 2019, Volume 14, Issue 27, Pages 377 - 392 2019-05-23

EPİSTEMIC MIGRATION AFTER 1933 AND CONFLICTS OF COMMUNITIES: AN EVALUATION IN TERMS OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY AND VIENNA UNIVERSITY

Tuba UYMAZ [1]

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Tragically, the crime against humanity was a chance for Turkey. In other words, fleeing Jewish scientist from the Nazi-persecution became a windfall for Atatürk’s determination to modernize Turkey. The select group of Germans and later Austrians with a record of leading-edge contributions to their respective disciplines came to Turkey to transform Turkey’s higher education system and the new Turkey entire infrastructure. Because the Turkey needed the help, Germany could use this situation as an exploitable chit on issues of Turkey’s neutrality during wartime. Thus, the national self-serving policies of two disparate governments served humanity’s ends during the darkest years of the 20th century. Nevertheless, Turkey’s role in helping European Jews during the persecution has been largely ignored. In 1933 about lots of Jews scientists began taking refuge in Turkey. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was in the process of having the University Reform implemented.

 According to me, these Jewish professors and their multi-faceted impact on Turkish science, medicine, law and education was discussed with focus on Atatürk’s university reforms, the realization of which was attributed to the emigres from German Speaking Europa. My purpose is to discuss the impact of forced emigration of Jewish scholars and scientists after the Nazi takeover in 1933 in terms of both Vienna and Ankara.

Epistemic Migration, Forced Migration, Jewish Scientist, University Reform, Higher Education System
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Primary Language en
Subjects Philosophy
Journal Section Articles
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Author: Tuba UYMAZ (Primary Author)
Institution: KASTAMONU ÜNİVERSİTESİ, FEN-EDEBİYAT FAKÜLTESİ
Country: Turkey


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APA UYMAZ, T . (2019). EPİSTEMIC MIGRATION AFTER 1933 AND CONFLICTS OF COMMUNITIES: AN EVALUATION IN TERMS OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY AND VIENNA UNIVERSITY. FLSF (Felsefe ve Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi), 14 (27), 377-392. Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/flsf/issue/45340/533818
MLA UYMAZ, T . "EPİSTEMIC MIGRATION AFTER 1933 AND CONFLICTS OF COMMUNITIES: AN EVALUATION IN TERMS OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY AND VIENNA UNIVERSITY". FLSF (Felsefe ve Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi) 14 (2019): 377-392 <http://dergipark.org.tr/flsf/issue/45340/533818>
Chicago UYMAZ, T . "EPİSTEMIC MIGRATION AFTER 1933 AND CONFLICTS OF COMMUNITIES: AN EVALUATION IN TERMS OF ANKARA UNIVERSITY AND VIENNA UNIVERSITY". FLSF (Felsefe ve Sosyal Bilimler Dergisi) 14 (2019): 377-392
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