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Slavery and abolition in the Ottoman Middle East, Ehud R. Toledano

Label
Slavery and abolition in the Ottoman Middle East
Title
Slavery and abolition in the Ottoman Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Ehud R. Toledano
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the Ottoman Empire, many members of the ruling elite were legally slaves of the sultan and therefore could, technically, be ordered to surrender their labor, their property, or their lives at any moment. Nevertheless, slavery provided a means of social mobility, conferring status and political power within the military, the bureaucracy, or the domestic household and formed an essential part of patronage networks. Ehud R. Toledano's exploration of slavery from the Ottoman viewpoint is based on extensive research in British, French, and Turkish archives and offers rich, original, and important insights into Ottoman life and thought
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toledano, Ehud R
Dewey number
306.3/62/0956
Index
index present
LC call number
HT1316
LC item number
.T65 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Publications on the Near East
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slavery
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery and Islam
  • Turkey
  • Slave trade
  • Slavery
  • Slavery and Islam
  • Middle East
  • Turkey
  • HISTORY / Middle East / General
Label
Slavery and abolition in the Ottoman Middle East, Ehud R. Toledano
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: Ottoman Slavery and the Slave Trade -- 1. Kul/Harem Slavery: The Men, the Women, the Eunuchs -- 2. The Other Face of Harem Bondage: Abuse and Redress -- 3. Agricultural Slavery among Ottoman Circassians -- 4. Slavery and Abolition: The Battle of Images -- 5. Discourses on Ottoman and Ottoman-Arab Slavery -- Conclusion: Ottoman Slavery in World Slavery
Control code
884588121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295802428
Lccn
97009571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvctc1v6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884588121
Label
Slavery and abolition in the Ottoman Middle East, Ehud R. Toledano
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: Ottoman Slavery and the Slave Trade -- 1. Kul/Harem Slavery: The Men, the Women, the Eunuchs -- 2. The Other Face of Harem Bondage: Abuse and Redress -- 3. Agricultural Slavery among Ottoman Circassians -- 4. Slavery and Abolition: The Battle of Images -- 5. Discourses on Ottoman and Ottoman-Arab Slavery -- Conclusion: Ottoman Slavery in World Slavery
Control code
884588121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (200 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295802428
Lccn
97009571
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvctc1v6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884588121

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