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Honored by the glory of Islam : conversion and conquest in Ottoman Europe

Author: Marc David Baer
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Marc David Baer offers a new theoretical understanding of religious conversion grounded in a significant historical example - the reign of the sultan Mehmed IV (1648-87).
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Baer, Marc David, 1970-
Honored by the glory of Islam
(DLC) 2007014740
(OCoLC)123079386
Named Person: Mehmed, Sultan of the Turks; Mehmed, sultan ottoman; Mehmed, Sultan of the Turks
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marc David Baer
ISBN: 0195331753 9780195331752 1441697144 9781441697141
OCLC Number: 224508519
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 332 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction: conversion of self, others, and sacred space --
Inauspicious enthronement --
A decade of crisis --
Enjoying good and forbidding wrong --
Islamizing Istanbul --
Conversion to piety, Mehmed iv and preacher Vani Mehmed Efendi --
Converting the Jewish prophet and Jewish physicians --
Conversion and conquest: Ghazi Mehmed iv and Candia --
Conversion and conquest: ghaza in Central and Eastern Europe --
Hunting for converts --
The failed final jihad --
Mehmed's life and legacy, from ghazi to hunter --
Conclusion: Islamic rulers and the process of conversion --
Postscript: silences and traces of the past.
Responsibility: Marc David Baer.
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Marc David Baer proposes a novel approach to the historical record of Islamic conversions during the Ottoman age and gathers fresh insights concerning the nature of religious conversion itself.  Read more...

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