Abstract: In the novel named Felatun Bey ile Rakım Efendi he published between the years 1874-75 Ahmet Mithat Efendi abstracted his novel upon the east-west conflict and handled the westernization case by means of two adverse characters. The writer makes Felatun Bey,-who has grown up as a stranger to his own culture but also have faced a lot of problems because of failing toabsorb the western culture as well- meet Rakım Efendi, who has a great understanding of westernization. It is his idol that a young man, who is both fond of his own valu ejudgement sand at the same time educated with the western study of science, and filled up with the desire to work and win. Creatin gopportunuties to be able to compare the Ottoman culture with that of the Europeans , the write tries hard to explain that it may be possible fort he Ottomans to become mod ernised with the high values within the social life. Mean while the individuals lives have been mention edalong with their social environment sand each individual sown story is conclued depending on the authors own will.
Keywords: Key Words: the Europe an manner, Turkish style, culture, civilization, social life