Prof. Dr. Kemal Karpat

İnsan ve Toplum Bilimleri Fakültesi
Tarih Bölümü
Dahili No :

Lisans, Hukuk, İstanbul Üniversitesi, 1947
Y. Lisans, Siyasi Bilimler, University of Washington, 1948
Doktora, Siyasal ve Sosyal Bilimler, New York University, 1957



“Empires, Wars and Battles: The Middle East from Antiquity to the Rise of the New World”, Historian, 71/3 (Fall 2009), 585-588.

“A Brief History of the Late Ottoman Empire”, American Historical Review, 114/2 (2009), 515-516.

“Turkey's modernization: Refugees from Nazism and Ataturk's vision”, Historian, 70/1 (2008), 95-97.

“Islam, secularism, and nationalism in modern Turkey. Who is a Turk?”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 39/2 (2007), 324-326.

“Sons of the conquerors: The rise of the Turkic world”, Historian, 69/1 (2007), 92-94.

“Miners and the state in the Ottoman empire: The Zonguldak coalfield, 1822-1920”, American Historical Review, 112/1 (2007), 314-315.

“The Turks in world history”, Historian, 68/3 (2006), 561-562.

“The Black Sea: A history”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 38/1 (2006), 157-158.

“Between two empires: Ahmet Agaoglu and the new Turkey”, American Historical Review, 109/3 (2004), 1016-1017.

“A reply to Selim Deringil's review of The politicization of Islam: Reconstructing identity, state, faith, and community in the late Ottoman state (Ijmes 35 [2003]: 342-44)”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 36/1 (2004), 155-157.

“The new Balkan Islam: The Muslims, movers in post-Communism, 1990-2000”, Slavic Review, 61/ 4 (2002), 834-836.

“Imperial classroom: Islam, the state, and education in the late Ottoman Empire”, American Historical Review, 108/1 (2003), 303-304.

“Turkish foreign policy, 1774-2000”, International History Review, 24/2 (2002), 409-412.

“War, institutions, and social change in the Middle East”, American Historical Review, 107/1 (2002), 313-315.

“Rise of the Young Turks: Politics, the military and Ottoman collapse”, Journal of Military History, 65/3 (2001), 771-775.

“Ataturk: The biography of the founder of modern Turkey”, Journal of Military History, 65/3 (2001), 771-775.

“Turkey. Anglo-American security interests 1945-1952: The first enlargement of NATO”, Middle East Journal, 54/4 (2000), 658-659.

“Islam, multiculturalism and transnationalism: From the Lebanese diaspora”, International Migration Review, 34/3 (2000), 981-982.

“Crescent Turkish nationalism and the Turkish republic”, Historian, 62/2 (2000), 392-394.

“A modern history of the Kurds”, International History Review, 20/4 (1998), 962-965.

“The revolution of 1908 in Turkey”, Middle East Journal, 52/4 (1998), 618-619.

“Global diasporas. An introduction”, International Migration Review, 32/3 (1998), 787-789.

“The rise of the bourgeoisie, demise of empire: Ottoman westernization and social change”, Historian, 60/4 (1998), 844-847.

“A clash of empires: Turkey between Russian Bolshevism and British Imperialism, 1918-1923”, Journal of Military History, 6/ 2 (1998), 416-418.

“Being Muslim the Bosnian way: Identity and community in a central Bosnian village - Bringa,T”, American Historical Review, 102/4 (1997), 1189-1190.

“Death and exile: The ethnic cleansing of Ottoman Muslims, 1821-1922 - McCarthy,J”, International Migration Review, 31/ 2 (1997), 470-473.

“Al-Mughtaribun American law and the transformation of Muslim life in the United States - Moore,KM”, International Migration Review, 3/ 2 (1997), 477-478.

“Muslim migration: A response,” International Migration Review”, 30/1 (1996), 79-89.

“The Balkan National States and Nationalism-Image and Reality”, Quaderni Stirici, 28/3 (1993), 679-718.

“Ottomans, Turks and the Jewish Polity: A History of the Jews of Turkey-Weiker, WF”, American Historical Review, 98/5 (1993), 1650-1650.

“Kosova-Legacy of Medieval Battle-Vucinich, WS”, Slavic Review, 52/2 (1993), 383-384.

“French Jews, Turkish Jews-The Alliance Israelite Universelle and the Politics of Jewish Schooling in Turkey, 1860-1925-Rodrigue, A”, American Historical Review, 97/3 (1992), 898-899.

“A Peace to End All Peace-The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East-Fromkin, D.”, Journal of Military History, 55/4 (1991), 546-547.

“Bey, Yakub Relations with the Ottoman Sultans- A Reinterpretation”, Cahiers du Monde Russe, 32/1 (1991), 17-32.

“Turkish Foreign Policy During World-War II-An Active Neutrality-Deringil, S.”, International History Review, 13/1 (1991), 192-196.

“State and Class in Turkey-A Study in Capitalist Development-Keyder C.”, American Historical Review, 95/5 (1990), 1594-1595.

“The Ottoman Empire and European Capitalism, 1820-1913-Trade, Investment, and Production-Pamuk, S.,” Middle East Journal, 43/1 (1989), 129-131.

“Turkey in Transition-New Perspectives-Schick, IC, Tonak, EA”, Journal of Developing Areas, 22/1 (1987), 103-108.

“Balkan Islam-The Muslims of Southeastern Europe in the Post-Ottoman Period-French Popovic, A.,” Slavic Review, 47/1 (1988), 156-158.

“Islam Under the Double Eagle-The Muslims of Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1878-1914-Donia, Rı.”, Muslim World, 78/1 (1988), 95-96.

“Bureucrat and Intellectual in the Ottoman Empire-The Historian Ali, Mustafa (1541-1600)-Fleischer, CH.,” Muslim Worlds, 78/1 (1988), 97-98.

“Towns and Townsmen of Ottoman Anatolia-Trade, Crafts and Food-Production in an Urban Setting, 1520-1650-Faroqhi, S.”, Agricultural History, 59/ 4 (1985), 591-595.

“The Immortal Ataturk: A Psychobiography-Volkan, VD.”, American Historical Review, 90/4 (1985), 893-899.

“The Ottoman Emigration to America, 1860-1914”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 17/2 (1985), 175-209.

“Social Disintegration and Popular Resistance in the Ottoman EMpire, 1881-1908-Reactions to European Economic Penetration-Quataert, D.”, Middle East Journal, 39/ 1 (1985), 169-171.

“The Modernization of Turkey-From Atatürk to the Present Day-Weiker, WF.”, Journal of Developing Areas, 17/1 (1983), 265-266.

“Ottoman Yearbooks (Salname and Nevsal)-Duman, H.”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 16/1 (1984), 145-146.

“The Islamic Threat to the Soviet State-Benningsen, A, Broxup, M.”, Problems of Communism, 32/ 6 (1983), 71-79.

“Transformation of Ottoman State, 1789-1908”, International Journal of Middle East Studies, 3/ 3 (1972), 243-281.

“Political Developments in Turkey, 1950-70”, Middle Eastern Studies, 8/3 (1972), 349-375).

“Young Turks, Committee of Union and Progress in Turkish Politics 1908-1914-Ahmad, F.”, Social Science Quarterly, 51/4 (1971), 1010-1011.

“Military and Politics in Turkey, 1960-64-Socio-Cultural Analysis of a Revolution”, American Historical Review, 75/6 (1970), 1654-.

“Islam, Europe and EMpire-Daniel, N.”, Journal of Economic History, 29/2 (1969), 556-558.

“Socialism and Labor Party of Turkey”, Middle East Journal, 21/2 (1967), 157-172.

“Turkish Left”, Journal of Contemporary History, 1/2 (1966), 169-186.

“Society, Economics and Politics in Contemporary Turkey”, World Politics, 17/1 (1964), 50-74.

“The Peoples Houses in Turkey-Establishment and Growth”, Middle East Journal, 17/1-2 (1963), 55-67.

“Recent Political Developments in Turkey and Their Social Background”, International Affairs, 38/3 (1962), 304-323.

“Social Effects of Farm Mechanization in Turkish Vilages”, Social Research, 27/1 (1960), 82-103.

“Social Themes in Contemporary Turkish Literature, 1”, Middle East Journal, 14/1 (1960), 29-44.

Kitap/Kitap Bölümleri

The gecekondu: Rural migration and urbanization, Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1976.

An inquiry into the social foundations of nationalism in the Ottoman state, Princeton, N.J.: Center of International Studies, Princeton University, 1973.

Studies on Ottoman Social and Political History, Leiden: Brill, 2002.

Studies on Turkish Politics and Society, Leiden: Brill, 2004.

Çağdaş Türk edebiyatında sosyal konular, İstanbul: Varlık Yayınları, 1962.

Balkanlarda Osmanlı mirası ve ulusçuluk, Ankara: İmge, 2004.

İslâm'ın siyasallaşması: Osmanlı Devleti'nin son döneminde kimlik, devlet, inanç ve cemaat,

İstanbul: İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi, 2004.

Ortadoğu'da Osmanlı mirası ve ulusçuluk, Ankara: İmge, 2001.

Osmanlı modernleşmesi: toplum, kuramsal değişim ve nüfus, Ankara: İmge Kitabevi, 2002.

Osmanlı nüfusu, (1830-1914) : demografik ve sosyal özellikleri = Ottoman population, 1830-1914. İstanbul: Türkiye Ekonomik ve Toplumsal Tarih Vakfı, 2003.

Osmanlı'da değişim, modernleşme ve uluslaşma, Ankara: İmge Kitabevi, 2006.

Osmanlı'dan günümüze: Elitler ve din, İstanbul: Timaş Yayınları, 2009.

Osmanlı'dan günümüze kimlik ve ideoloji, İstanbul: Timaş Yayınları, 2009.

(ed.) Ottoman borderlands: İssues, personalities, and political changes, Madison [Wis.]: Center of Turkish Studies, University of Wisconsin, c2003.

(ed. Markus Koller and Kemal Karpat) Ottoman Bosnia: A history in peril, Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, c2004.

(ed.) Ottoman past and today's Turkey, Leiden [Netherlands]; Boston: Brill, 2000.

Ottoman population, 1830-1914: Demographic and social characteristics, Madison, Wis.: University of Wisconsin Press, 1985.

(ed.) The Ottoman state and its place in world history , Leiden: Brill, 1974.

(ed.) Political and social thought in the contemporary Middle East, London: Pall Mall, 1968.

The politicization of Islam : reconstructing identity, state, faith, and community in the late Ottoman Period, New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Social change and politics in Turkey: A structural-historical analysis, Leiden : Brill, 1973.

Some historical and methodological considerations concerning social stratification in the Middle East, Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1977.

The transition of Turkey's political regime to a multi-party system, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms, 1957.

Turkey's foreign policy in transition 1950-1974, Leiden: Brill, 1975.

Turkish and Arab-Israeli relations, [Leiden: Brill, 1975].

(ed.) The Turks of Bulgaria: The history, culture and political fate of a minority, Istanbul: Isis Press, 1990.


Middle East Studies Association, Kurucu Üye: 1968-

Turkish Studies Association, Baş Kurucu: 1974-

Association of Central Asian Studies, Kurucu Başkan: 1988-1995

Institute of Turkish Studies, Kurucu Üye

American Historical Association

American Political Science Association

Royal Asiatic Society


1978 Dimitri Kantemir Üstün Çalışmalar Madalyası Bükreş-Romanya

1978 Romanya Devlet kararıyla verilen Özgürlük Madalyası, Bükreş-Romanya

1979 Osmanlı ve Türk Etüdleri için özel kürsü ve İmtiyazlı Tarih Profesörü Unvanı; Wisconsin Üniversitesi-Madison

1990 Türk Tarih Kurumu Şeref Üyeliği

1993 Fahri Doktor Unvanı; Romanya’daki Köstence Ovidius Üniversitesi

1994 Türk Tarih Kurumu tarafından Avrupa Tarih Ödülü’ne adaylık

1994 Fahri Doktor Unvanı, Çuvaş Milli Üniversitesi, Çuvaşistan, Rusya

1996 Türk Bilimler Akademisi Üstün Çalışmaları Şeref Üyeliği, Nişan

1996 Hilldale Üstün Araştırmalar Ödülü, Wisconsin Üniversitesi, Madison

1997 İslam Kültür Tarih ve Sanat Araştırma Vakfı (IRCICA) Üstün Araştırma Ödülü

2009 Türkiye Büyük Millet Meclisi Onur Ödülü