Present-day astronomy and its development in the recent history of Turkey are described. Current astronomy education in modern-day Turkish Republic from primary to high schools, including modern-day university education is discussed. Astronomical and space research together with the existing observatories and present-day Turkish astronomy in the global state is presented.
Eker, Z., Demircan, O., Kirbiyik, Halil, & Bilir, S. (2013). Astronomy in Modern Turkey. Organizations, People and Strategies in Astronomy Vol. 2, 195–216.