Journal of Cyprus Studies

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Vol. 14, No. 34, January

Editorial
This archival issue was prepared by our guest editors Emre Aykoc, Sanem Yamak and Suat Soylemez. The issue is entirely devoted to documents from the Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Archives dating from 1923 to 1967. It consists of a compilation...
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T.C. Basbakanlik Cumhuriyet Arsivi'ndeki Belgelerde Kibris
SUNUS 1571 yilinda Osmanlilar tarafindan fethedilen Kibris'ta, 1878 yilindan itibaren Ingiliz idaresi baslamistir. 1914 yilinda baslayan Birinci Dunya Savasi'nda Osmanli Devleti Ingiltere'ye karsi savasa girince, ada Ingiltere tarafindan ilhak...
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1923-1951 Donemi
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Taif'de bulunan Vahidettin'in Ingilizler tarafindan Kibris'a goturuleceginin bir gazetede haber olarak ciktigi ... (5/4/1923) [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Kibris adasi sultanisi ogretmen ve memurlarinin memuriyetlerinin...
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1923-1951 Donemi
[ILLUSTRATIONS OMITTED] Mersin'de bulunan Kibris Molla Hasan oglu Huseyin'in Izmir'deki akrabalarinin yaninda iskaninin uygun goruldugu (20/11/1927) [ILLUSTRATIONS OMITTED] Kibris multecilerinden Ahmet Hulusi'nin Istanbul'da yegeni Huseyin...
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1923-1951 Donemi
BCA 030.10.169.177.38 Larnaka, 7 Agustos. 1945. Turkiye Cumhuriyeti Devlet Denizyollari ve Limanlari Genel Mudurlugu, Istanbul 16.6.1945 ve 23.7.1945 tarihli mektuplarimle 4.8.945 tarihli telgirafimi teyit eylerim. Dogu Akdeniz Hatti)...
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1952-1960 Donemi
BCA 030.01.102.635.8 Ankara, 5.7.952 Basbakanlik Hususi Kalem Mudurlugune Atina radyosunun elence programinda Kibris meselesine dair yayinlanan yazi metninin Turkce tercumesi ilisik olarak takdim kilinmaktadir. Sayin Basbakanimizin yuksek...
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1952-1960 Donemi
BCA 030.01.36.219.1 Transit BASVEKIL ADNAN MENDERES ISTANBUL NICOSIA, 26/8/55 KIBRIS HAKKINDAKI DUN VERMIS OLDUGUNUZ TARIHI BEYANAT YUZBIN KIBRIS TURKUNU KALBLERINI BU KARANLIK GUNLERDE SEVINC VE IFTIHARLA DOLDURMUSTUR YESIL ADANIN ANAVATANDAN...
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1952-1960 Donemi
BCA 030.01.36.218.2 Osamaniye : 24.8.1955 Kiymetli Basbakanimiz Sayin Adnan Menderes'e Osmaniyeli vatandaslarinin selam ve sevgileriyle: Uzun muddetten beri Yunanlilarin Kibris hakinda yapmis olduklari cirkin mumaislere ve tarihin kayit...
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1952-1960 Donemi
BCA 030.01. 33.862.2 Seyfeddin Akersin Munster/Testf. I0.I.1957 Postschliessfach I Deutschland Sayin Bay Basvekil "Kibris Meselesi" etrafinda, adanin ikiye taksimi esasina dayanan son Ingiliz Plani, bu meseleyi hal edecek bir mahiyet ve...
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Vol. 13, No. 33, July

Women and the Pursuit of Power in the Thirteenth Century: The Case of Alice, Queen-Regent of Cyprus (1218-1232) *
Abstract For the medievalists, the study of women's public role in medieval societies is an arduous task, because of the nature of the sources which reflected the societies' misogynistic approach to the treatment of the gender roles in the middle...
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Mr. Fenech's Colony: Maltese Immigrants in Cyprus 1878-1950 *
Abstract British Colonial Office documents describe negotiations beginning in 1878 between Cyprus administrators, the Colonial Office, and the Maltese government for several, separate schemes to bring colonies of agricultural workers to Cyprus....
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A Little Bit of History and a Lot of Opinion: Biased Authenticity in Belfast and Nicosia
Abstract Tourism has become a significant feature of contemporary capitalist society and the phrase "ethnic tourism" has emerged to account for the increasing ways in which individuals seek to escape the homogenisation of cultures by seeking out...
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Humanities in a "Postmodernist" Cyprus (1)
Abstract This paper explores the role of the humanities in Northern Cyprus. The enquiry takes as its starting point the crisis in the humanities of the 1920s--1940s and the subsequent transformation of the humanities in the 1970s under the rubric...
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A Short Report on Three Newly Accessible Churches in the Syrian Quarter of Famagusta
The northwest corner of the walled city of Famagusta was known in the middle ages as the Syrian Quarter as many refugee communities from Syria, such as the Maronites, Jacobites, and Nestorians lived and founded their churches in that sector of the...
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Kibris'ta Kadin/toplumsal Cinsiyet Calismalari Ve Kadin Hareketi Uzerine Bir Degerlendirme
Abstract This article deals with women's movements and studies in Cyprus, focusing on the latest developments in these fields. In Cyprus women's movements, academic women study groups, centres and initiatives have adopted the views of social gender...
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8 Mart 2007'den Etkinlik Notlari
Bu yil 8 Mart Dunya Kadinlar Gununu DAU, Kadin Arastirma ve Egitim Merkezi ve Gazimagusa Belediyesi ile ortaklasa olarak 5-10 Mart tarihleri arasinda "Her Yerdeyiz" sloganiyla, Kadin(lar) Haftasi olarak kutladi. Etkinlikler Gazimagusa halkinin katiliminin...
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Vol. 13, No. 32, January

Terrorism in Cyprus-The Grivas Diaries
Following the start of the Ethniki Organosis Agoniston/the National Organization of Cypriot Fighters, EOKA, activities on 1 April 1955, Field-Marshal Sir John Harding was appointed as Governor of Cyprus in order to (a) suppress the revolt militarily...
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Preface
As a RESULT of counter-terrorist operations in various parts of Cyprus during the summer of 1956, a large number of documents, photographs and equipment belonging to the terrorist organization EOKA * have come into the hands of the Security Forces....
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Part I: Extracts from the Captured Grivas Diaries
The diary opens as the terrorist leader was preparing to leave Greece for Cyprus in the Autumn of 1954 26TH OCT., 1954: 16.00 hours. Departure for Rhodes by "Eyeon". 27TH OCT., 1954: We arrived in Rhodes at 15.00 hours in the heavy rain.... ...
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Part II: Examples and Extracts from the Mass of Captured Documents (Letters, Orders and Memoranda a Copy of a Letter from Dighenis - Appendix I)
LETTERS, ORDERS AND MEMORANDA A COPY OF A LETTER FROM DIGHENIS. 29th Jan., 1955 Makariotate * REVERSES cannot be excluded from any struggle. We can even say that a struggle is always made up of successes and reverses and whoever has finally more...
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Part II: Examples and Extracts from the Mass of Captured Documents (Appendix II - Appendix V)
APPENDIX II [Identification of Archbishop Makarios [in the later documents] and the code names of some of the leading terrorists.] It is obviously important to establish the identity of Genikos, Gen or G, who is Grivas' superior. It is clear...
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Vol. 12, No. 31, January 15

"93 Harbi" Sirasinda Ingilizler Ve Araplar
Ozet: "93 Harbi" olarak bilinen Osmanli-Rus Savasi sonrasinda Buyuk Gucler arasindaki pazarliklarin "Akdeniz'deki cikarlarini korumak isteyen Ingiltere'nin Kibris'in kendisine devredilmesi karsiliginda Osmanli Devleti'ne diplomatik destek ve askeri...
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Jewish Settlers in Cyprus during the British Rule, 1880s-1940s *
Abstract This article is part of a series of preliminary qualitative surveys of both the Jewish settlements that once existed in Cyprus and the literature concerned with those settlements. This study is a documentation of the Jewish presence in...
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Arapca Ezana Donus Ve Bunun Kibris Turk Basini'ndaki Yankilari
Ozet Turkiye'de 1941 yilinda yasalastirilan Arapca ezan okuma yasagi, Demokrat Parti'nin iktidara gelisi ile 1950 yilinda ortadan kaldirilmistir. Yasagin kaldirilmasindan kisa bir sure once Kibris'ta Seyh Nazim Kibrisi taraf indan okunan Arapca...
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Women and the Media in Northern Cyprus: A Political Economy of Communication and Gender
Abstract: This paper highlights the gender inequality confronting women in Northern Cyprus and the role that the media play, perhaps unwittingly, in both the production of stereotypes that normalize inequality and, importantly, the absence of information...
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Avrupa Birligi Cevre Hukuku Ve KKTC
Ozet Avrupa Birligi (AB), cagdas cevre hukukunun gelismesine yonelik teorik ve pratik acidan onemli katkilarda bulunan en onemli bolgesel orgutlerden biridir. AB uyesi devletlerde uygulanan cevre hukuku ilke ve pratikleri AB ile butunlesme asamasina...
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Nathalie Tocci, EU Accession Dynamics and Conflict Resolution. Catalysing Peace or Consolidating Partition in Cyprus?
Nathalie Tocci, EU Accession Dynamics and Conflict Resolution. Catalysing Peace or Consolidating Partition in Cyprus? (London: Ashgate, 2004) ISBN 0754643107 (hardback); 216 pages; 55 [pounds sterling]. On 21 April 2004 European Union (EU) Enlargement...
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Yiannis Papadakis, Echoes from the Dead Zone: Across the Cyprus Divide
Yiannis Papadakis, Echoes From The Dead Zone: Across the Cyprus Divide (London-New York: I.B. Tauris, 2005) ISBN 185043428X (hardback); 257 pp; 18.99 [pounds sterling]. Trained in the field of social anthropology and already acknowledged in academic...
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Senol Kantarci (Ed.), Kibris Laboratuvari
Senol Kantarci (ed.), Kibris Laboratuvari (Bursa: Alfa Akademi Litd. Sti., 2005) ISBN 9752530206; 282 sayfa; 25 YTL. Kuzey Kibris Turk Cumhuriyeti (KKTC) ve Kibris adasinin gelecegi konusunda ozellikle Annan Plani referandumu oncesi ve sonrasinda...
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Umit Inatci, Yarilma
Umit Inatci, Yarilma (Istanbul and Lefkosa: Ars Operandi Yayinlari, 2006) (Paperback)s 96 pp; 20 YTL. Writer, art historian, artist and critic, Umit Inatci, in his recently released book of poems, Yarilma, is the first Turkish Cypriot writer to...
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Yiannis Papadakis, Nicos Peristianis & Gisela Welz (Eds), Divided Cyprus: Modernity, History, and an Island in Conflict
Yiannis Papadakis, Nicos Peristianis & Gisela Welz (eds), Divided Cyprus: Modernity, History, and an Island in Conflict (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2006) ISBN 0-253-21851-9 (Paperback); 235 pp; 15.99 [pounds sterling]....
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Vol. 12, No. 30, January

Introduction to Disturbances in Cyprus, October 1931
This rare document deals with one of the most significant events in the history of modern Cyprus: the 1931 Greek-Cypriot uprising for enosis, or union with Greece. Tensions had grown continuously in Cyprus during the late 1920s. The Greek-Cypriot leadership...
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Disturbances in Cyprus in October, 1931
I. Despatch from the Governor of Cyprus to the Secretary of State for the Colonies. (Received 20th February, 1932) Government House, Nicosia 11th February, 1932 SIR, I have the honour to submit the following report on the disturbances...
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Milli Arsiv Ve Arastirma Dairesi
Sengor, Gokhan Gecmis, gunumuz ve gelecek arasinda temel iliski kurmak gibi hayati bir gorev ustlenen arsivlerin bircok acidan onem ve degere sahip olduklari asikardir. Bunlardan bazilari basliklar halinde soyle siralanabilir: a) Devletin ve...
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Annual Reports
This is a list of British Reports on Cyprus from the colonial period that can be found in the National Archive at Girne. The Archive has catalogued the Annual Reports by topic. The C.S. Circulars (No. 2475/01) describes the Reports as summaries of...
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Vol. 11, No. 28-29, January

Editorial Policy
The Journal of Cyprus Studies, JCS, is a refereed, international, interdisciplinary publication whose primary purpose is twofold: i) to develop an authoritative archive and bibliography of sources for the study of ideas on social, cultural, historical,...
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Derginin Amaci
JCS-Kibris Arastirmalari Dergisi icerik bakimindan cok yonluluge sahip uluslararasi bir dergi olup temel misyonu soyle ozetleneilir: i) Kibris adasinin gecmisi, gelecegi ve bugunu ile ilintili toplumsal, kulturel, tarihsel, siyasi, hukuksal konular...
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Kamu Yonetimi Reformu: KKTC Ornegi
Ozet Her ulkede, cagin gereklerine gore kamu yonetiminde reform yapma gereksinimi dogabilir. Ancak, reform calismalarinda, kamu yonetimi ve ozel yonetimin farkli amac ve ozellikleri dikkate alinmalidir. Bagimli ekonomik, toplumsal, siyasal yapisi...
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Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on the Economic Growth of Cyprus
Abstract Cyprus is one of the most attractive locations for foreign investment in the Mediterranean with its extensive network of double tax treaties and the mutual promotion and protection of investments. During the last decade, a number of financial...
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Mulkiyet Hakkina Iliskin Davalarda Yeni Bir Strateji Onerisi
Ozet Bireylerin mulkiyet haklariyla ilgili davalar, Avrupa Insan Haklari Mahkemesi'nin Loizidou kararindan beri, Kibris sorunu uzerinde belirleyici bir etkiye sahiptir. Bu noktadan hareketle, ilk bakista yalnizca bireysel hak arayisindan ibaretmis...
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Kibris Turk Toponomisi Cercevesinde Kaleburnu (Kale Bournon, Galiporni) Adinin Incelenmesi
Yunanca [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (topos) 'yer', ve nouma 'ad' sozcuklerinden turemis olan Toponomi terimi Yer Adlari Bilimi'ni ifade etmek amaciyla kullanilmaktadir. Calismamizda yer verdigimiz 'Kaleburnu' adi, dilbilimin alt dallari arasinda...
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The National Archive at Girne-II
In the previous issue, the Journal of Cyprus Studies presented the first section of the published holdings at the National Archive at Girne. Here we continue with another section, presenting the items in Turkish with identified authors. Yazar Soyadi...
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