Social Democrat Party (Ottoman Empire)

The Social Democrat Party (Ottoman Turkish: Sosyal Demokrat Fırkası‎) was a short-lived social democratic political party in the Ottoman Empire, founded in the aftermath of the First World War.[1][2][3] Notable members included Mehmet Esat Işık, Ata Atalay, Osman Nuri Eralp, Samipaşazade Sezai, Hamdi Bey, Yorgaki Efendi, and Besim Ömer Akalın.

Social Democrat Party
Sosyal Demokrat Fırkası
Last LeaderMehmet Atıf Tüzün
Founded1918 (1918)
Dissolved1919 (1919)
HeadquartersIstanbul
IdeologySocial democracy
Socialism
Political positionLeft-wing

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://dergipark.org.tr/en/download/article-file/9702
  2. ^ http://www.yildirimkoc.com.tr/usrfile/1500651143b.pdf
  3. ^ Ünal, Yenal. "A Controbution to Turkish History of Democracy Studies: Evolution of the Social Democracy Party and Its Program". Selçuk Üniversitesi Türkiyat Araştırmaları Dergisi – via www.academia.edu.