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M. Hakan Yavuz


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M. Hakan Yavuz is a professor of political science at the Middle East Center at the University of Utah, where he has taught since 1998. He is author of Nostalgia for the Empire: The Politics of Neo-Ottomanism (2020), Toward an Islamic Enlightenment: The Gülen Movement (2013), and Secularism and Muslim Democracy in Turkey (2009), as well as numerous journal articles in both English and Turkish.