The nationalist understanding of folklore during the era of single-party rule in Turkey, and the journal of the çorurn community center Tek parti̇ dönemi̇, mi̇lli̇yetçi̇ halkbi̇li̇mi̇ anlayişi ve çorumlu halkevi̇ dergi̇si̇

Tunç G.

Milli Folklor, vol.8, no.63, pp.30-36, 2005 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 63
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: Milli Folklor
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.30-36
  • Keywords: Çorumlu magazine, Nationalist folklore, One-party state
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: No


During the periods of one-party rule in Turkey, the close relationship between the community centers and the ruling party begs the question whether the community center magazines were affected by this relationship. The question to be asked in this article is: Did Çorumlu magazine's effort to collect folkloric data have a specific ideological function? This article attempts to find an answer to this question.