Provincializing the history of the Ottoman Empire, this book provides a critical approach to the projects of ‘modernity’ that took place in the Eastern Mediterranean over the past two centuries. L
ISBN10 : 1135041458 , ISBN13 : 9781135041458
Page Number : 240
An interpretation of relations between the central Ottoman Empire and provincial Iraqi society in the early modern period.
ISBN10 : 9780521894302 , ISBN13 : 0521894301
Page Number : 272
This book studies the functions and responsibilities of Islamic courts and explores the processes of adjudication and dispute resolution in the context of the late seventeenth- and early eighteenth-ce
ISBN10 : 9789004126091 , ISBN13 : 9004126090
Page Number : 236
Combining urban theory with postcolonial methodology, Jens Hanssen argues that modern Beirut is the outcome of persistent social and intellectual struggles over the production of space.
ISBN10 : 9780199281633 , ISBN13 : 0199281637
Page Number : 307
Analyzes developments in the rise of the Ottoman Empire, from 1280 to 1808, and its modernization and demise in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries
ISBN10 : 9780521291668 , ISBN13 : 0521291666
Page Number : 548
One of more poorly understood aspects of the history of the Ottoman Empire has been the flourishing of Sufi mysticism under its auspices. This study tracks the evolution of the Halveti order from its
ISBN10 : 0748686916 , ISBN13 : 9780748686919
Page Number : 352
Volume 4 of The Cambridge History of Turkey traces the modernization of Turkey.
ISBN10 : 0521620961 , ISBN13 : 9780521620963
Page Number : 600
In Islamic law the world was made up of the House of Islam and the House of War with the Ottoman Sultan - the perceived successor to the Caliphs - supreme ruler of the Islamic world. However, Suraiya
ISBN10 : 0857730231 , ISBN13 : 9780857730237
Page Number : 304
A major contribution to Ottoman history, now published in paperback in two volumes.
ISBN10 : 9780521574556 , ISBN13 : 0521574552
Page Number : 648
For more than half a millennium the Mamluks - military slaves emanating from the steppes of southern Russia and later from the Caucasus and the Balkans - wielded power over Egypt. During this time the
ISBN10 : 9780521591157 , ISBN13 : 0521591155
Page Number : 306