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History Prof. Lends Expertise on Turkish Situation

Howard Eissenstat, associate professor of history and an faculty expert on Turkish affairs, has been quoted in national and international media on the purges against faculty and media in Turkey following the attempted coup.

Eissenstat says that the coup attampt was a "radical accelerant" to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's authority that's been underway for a number of years.

Read the full articles in U.S. News and World Report, El Mundo, and The Globe Post.