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The Resource Between two worlds : the construction of the Ottoman state, Cemal Kafadar

Between two worlds : the construction of the Ottoman state, Cemal Kafadar

Label
Between two worlds : the construction of the Ottoman state
Title
Between two worlds
Title remainder
the construction of the Ottoman state
Statement of responsibility
Cemal Kafadar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cemal Kafadar offers a much more subtle and complex interpretation of the early Ottoman period than that provided by other historians. His careful analysis of medieval as well as modern historiography from the perspective of a cultural historian demonstrates how ethnic, tribal, linguistic, religious, and political affiliations were all at play in the struggle for power in Anatolia and the Balkans during the late Middle Ages. This highly original look at the rise of the Ottoman empire-the longest-lived political entity in human history-shows the transformation of a tiny frontier enterprise into
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kafadar, Cemal
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Historiography
  • Turkey
  • Geschiedschrijving
  • Staatsvorming
  • Osmaanse rijk
  • Empire ottoman
  • Empire ottoman
Label
Between two worlds : the construction of the Ottoman state, Cemal Kafadar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Chronology -- Introduction. Background and overview ; Identity and influence in the history of nations -- The moderns. The rise of the Ottoman state in modern historiography ; The Wittek thesis and its critics -- The sources. Gaza and Gazis in the frontier narratives of medieval Anatolia ; The chronicles of the House of Osman and their flavor: onion or garlic? -- The Ottomans: the construction of the Ottoman state. Strategizing for alliances and conflicts: the early Beglik ; Into the limelight and the rise of tensions -- Epilogue: The creation of an imperial political technology and ideology
Control code
ocm42628589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access to Internet version restricted to York University faculty, staff and students
Isbn
9780585041049
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4btkp9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42628589
Label
Between two worlds : the construction of the Ottoman state, Cemal Kafadar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-207) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Chronology -- Introduction. Background and overview ; Identity and influence in the history of nations -- The moderns. The rise of the Ottoman state in modern historiography ; The Wittek thesis and its critics -- The sources. Gaza and Gazis in the frontier narratives of medieval Anatolia ; The chronicles of the House of Osman and their flavor: onion or garlic? -- The Ottomans: the construction of the Ottoman state. Strategizing for alliances and conflicts: the early Beglik ; Into the limelight and the rise of tensions -- Epilogue: The creation of an imperial political technology and ideology
Control code
ocm42628589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 221 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access to Internet version restricted to York University faculty, staff and students
Isbn
9780585041049
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4btkp9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42628589

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