November 11, 2016

Kutlughan Soyubol

Zvi Yavetz Postdoctoral Fellow (Ph.D. CUNY)

From Jinns to Genes: On Psy-sciences and Epistemic Modernity in Turkey

Kutlughan Soyubol received his Ph.D. in History from the City University of New York in 2016. His academic interests include intellectual history of Turkey and the Middle East, history and philosophy of science, and history and anthropology of religion and secularism. He is currently turning his doctoral dissertation entitled “The Sciences of the Soul: The Emergence of Psy-sciences and the Modern State in Turkey” into a monograph for publication.