Left-wing in Turkey 1980 - 2002

Abstract

The left - wing in Turkey 1980 - 2002 took a different path from what it was before the coup of September 12, 1980. At this research, we have shed light on the outline of the Turkish Left - wing during this important stage, which took multiple forms; from this point of view, the study has been divided into three axes, introduction and conclusion. The first axis represents the armed line; the (PKK), while the second axis represents the peaceful direction; the (DSP) 1980 - 2002. The third trend is the rest of the left - wing parties, which is entitled the(socialist and communist parties from 1980 to 2002). The study has come to a group of important conclusions concerning the history of the Turkish left - wing during this period.