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The Margins of Empire : Kurdish Militias in the Ottoman Tribal Zone

Author: Janet Klein
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2011, ©2011.
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At the turn of the twentieth century, the Ottoman state identified multiple threats in its eastern regions. In an attempt to control remote Kurdish populations, Ottoman authorities organized them into a tribal militia and gave them the task of subduing a perceived Armenian threat. Following the story of this militia, Klein explores the contradictory logic of how states incorporate groups they ultimately aim to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Klein, Janet, 1969-
Margins of empire.
Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2011, ©2011
(DLC) 2010043991
(OCoLC)670375499
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Klein
ISBN: 9780804777759 0804777756
OCLC Number: 731213012
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 275 pages)
Contents: Introduction : the Hamidiye Light Cavalry in the Ottoman tribal zone --
A manifold mission --
The Hamidiye under Abdülhamid II : 1890-1908 --
The tribal light cavalry under the Young Turks : 1908-1914 --
The Hamidiye and the "agrarian question" --
The Hamidiye and its legacy.
Responsibility: Janet Klein.

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Following the story of a Kurdish tribal militia employed by the Ottoman state, this book explores the contradictory logic of how states incorporate those they ultimately aim to suppress and how  Read more...

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"There should be no doubt that The Margins of Empire will become standard reading for students of Kurdish Studies and for Ottomanists who focus on tribes." -- Hakan OEzoglu "This is a most welcome Read more...

 
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