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Orphans and destitute children in the late Ottoman Empire

Author: Nazan Maksudyan
Publisher: Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2014.
Series: Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle East.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nazan Maksudyan
ISBN: 9780815633181 0815633181
OCLC Number: 885377998
Description: xviii, 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 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.
Series Title: Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle East.
Responsibility: Nazan Maksudyan.

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