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Past Member

Mustafa Aksakal

Elizabeth and J. Richardson Dilworth Fellow


Historical Studies

Field of Study

Ottoman and Turkish History

Home Institution

American University

Mustafa Aksakal’s research on the Ottoman Empire during the First World War ties together operational history with the empire’s national mobilization and its sweeping domestic transformation. It treats these wartime developments as vital to the understanding of the Republic of Turkey and the Arab Middle East.

Dates at IAS

School of Historical Studies