Atatürk’s Concept of Youth and Characterıstıcs of Atatürkıst Youth
Keywords: Atatürk, Kemalism, youth, Turkish Youth
The author of this article explains Atatürk's concept of youth and emphasizes the importance Atatürk attached to the youth of Turkey. He considered the ideal Turkish youth to be dedicated to high principles, industrious and patriotic. The youth of Turkey should known well Atatürk's ideas and try to follow them. Atatürk entrusted to the youth of Turkey the freedom of the country and the future of the Turkish Republic.