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  • Convergence of cultural consumption practices : the case of two gated housing residences in İstanbul 

    Authors:Aygun, Merve
    Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2016)
    People and cities have been confronted by an unprecedented scale of global changes over the past couple of decades. in accordance with the new mechanisms of rising worldwide trends which are grounded on the commercial economy of consumption istanbul has also undergone an urban transformation concurrently with its counterparts. in a sense world culture industry has transformed the city into a consumption catalogue that relies on a taken-for-granted context for everyday life deriving from institutionalized ...

  • Entrenching geopolitical imaginations: brand(ing) Turkey through Orhan Pamuk 

    Authors:Yalkın, Çağrı; Yanık, Lerna K.
    Publisher and Date:(Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., 2020)
    This study focuses on how through consumers the market reproduces a discourse that aligns with the political and the cultural spheres. By drawing on fields of production and consumption we turn to how both Turkey as a nation-brand and Orhan Pamuk as a cultural producer are produced and consumed at the nexus of political and cultural fields. Based on the analysis of data comprising of interviews with Orhan Pamuk and Amazon consumer reviews of his work we argue that the consumers of Pamuk’s works ...