Browsing by Author "Barlas, Dilek"
Revisiting the Britain-US-Turkey triangle during the transition from Pax Britannica to Pax Americana (1947-1957) Authors:Barlas, Dilek; Yılmaz, Şuhnaz; Güvenç, Serhat
Publisher and Date:(Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francıs Ltd, 2020)This article analyses the triangular relations between Britain, the United States and Turkey in the volatile Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean region at the advent of the Cold War. It examines the political, economic and military strategies that enabled Turkey to adapt to the transitional period from the Pax Britannica to the Pax Americana (1947-1957) in the Middle East and the Eastern Mediterranean. By focusing on this turbulent decade extending from the Truman Doctrine (1947) to the Eisenhower ...