Revival of Young Turk movement (36 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Ottoman Writing and Culture, 1453-1922.


The Young Turk movement, a loose collection of groups favouring reform of the Ottoman Empire and constitutional rather than monarchical rule, is revived in the face of insurrection in Crete and threats from Britain and Russia.

Editors. "Revival of Young Turk movement". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[, accessed 24 October 2016.]