Orphans and destitute children in the late Ottoman Empire
Print Book, English, 2014
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Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, New York, 2014
xviii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
A note on transliteration
List of transliterated words and phrases
Introduction: Ottoman children's "history from below"
The politics of child abandonment
Private negotiation of child fosterage
State orphanages (islahhanes)
The internationalization of orphans
Conclusion: Ottoman children as historical actors