Nasreddin Hodja as a cultural economic image

Oezdemir N.

MILLI FOLKLOR, no.77, pp.11-20, 2008 (AHCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 77
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: MILLI FOLKLOR
  • Journal Indexes: Arts and Humanities Citation Index (AHCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.11-20
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: No


In this article, Nasreddin Hoca who is important person of Turkish and the world humour is utilized as a cultural economic image. Firstly cultural economy in Turkey and other countries is clarified. Then, the importance of Nasreddin Hodja for Turkey and Aksehir is analyzed with some data and comments after a model of researh and application center of cultural image is proposed.