Zuercher, Erik-Jan

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ZUERCHER, Erik-Jan. Dutch, b. 1953. Genres: History, Organized labor. Career: University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, lecturer, 1977- 87, senior lecturer, 1987-97, administrator for the Middle East Institute; International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, senior research fellow, 1990-; University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, professor of Ottoman and Turkish history, 1994-97; University of Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands, professor, 1997-. Publications: The Unionist Factor: The Role of the Committee of Union and Progress in the Turkish National Movement, 1905-1926, 1984; Political Opposition in the Early Turkish Republic: The Progressive Republican Party, 1924-1925, 1991; (ed.) Socialism and Nationalism in the Ottoman Empire, 1994; Turkey: A Modern History, 1994; (ed.) Workers and Working Class in the Ottoman Empire and the Turkish Republic, 1995. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Middle East Institute, 1 Erasmusplein, 6500 HD Nijmegen, Netherlands. On- line address: [email protected]