‘From the Bottom of the Aegean Sea’ to Golden Dawn: Security, Xenophobia and the Politics of Hate in Greece 


‘From the Bottom of the AegeanSea’
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to Golden Dawn: Security,Xenophobia, and the Politics of Hate in Greece
Dimitris Dalakoglou*
University of Sussex
‘Greece Belongs to theWest’
‘Greece belongs to the West’ declared, simplistically, one of the most famous political leaders of the Greek Right in the 1970s. However, his family name wasKaramanlis, stemming etymologically from the Turkish language. Precisely likethe surnames of a lot of Greeks including several nationalists, even leadingneo-Nazis of the Golden Dawn party.
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As perhaps is expected, neither of themwould consider Turkey Western or European.

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