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Essays in Honor of Andreas Tietze


Seven essays written in honour of the famous Austrian Turcologist, Andreas Tietze, who passed away in 2003.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
Availability: In stock
SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61143-136-0
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Publication Status: In Print

Publication Date: Nov 20,2010
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 121
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-61143-136-0
$118.00
$70.80

The Austrian Turcologist Andres Tietze passed away in 2003 having earned renown for his work on Ottoman history and Turkish linguistics. Originally fleeing to Istanbul to escape the Nazi regime in Austria, Tietze devoted his life to Turcology, eventually settling in Los Angeles, where he became professor of Turkish, and then returning to Vienna in the 1970s. Throughout his career, Tietze make a remarkable contribution to Turkish studies. This collection of essays by the next generation of Turcologists is to honor Tietze and his work. It contains essays by several noted Ottoman scholars, such as Donald Quataert and Heath Lowry.

The Austrian Turcologist Andres Tietze passed away in 2003 having earned renown for his work on Ottoman history and Turkish linguistics. Originally fleeing to Istanbul to escape the Nazi regime in Austria, Tietze devoted his life to Turcology, eventually settling in Los Angeles, where he became professor of Turkish, and then returning to Vienna in the 1970s. Throughout his career, Tietze make a remarkable contribution to Turkish studies. This collection of essays by the next generation of Turcologists is to honor Tietze and his work. It contains essays by several noted Ottoman scholars, such as Donald Quataert and Heath Lowry.

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Heath W. Lowry, Jr.

Donald Quataert

  • HUMANIST AND SCHOLAR ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ANDREAS TIETZE (page 5)
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS (page 7)
  • DEDICATION (page 9)
  • IMAGES OF WOMEN IN THE POETRY OF EARLY TURKISH MYSTICS AND THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN TURKISH SOCIETY (page 11)
  • THE FIFTEENTH CENTURY OTTOMAN VILAYET-KESISLIK ITS LOCATION, POPULATION AND TAXATION (page 25)
  • PLAGUE IN TRABZON AND REACTIONS TO IT ACCORDING TO LOCAL JUDICIAL REGISTERS (page 37)
  • CLIMATIC CHANGE: A POSSIBLE FACTOR IN THE SOCIAL UNREST OF SEVENTEENTH CENTURY ANATOLIA (page 47)
  • LABOR POLICIES AND POLITICS IN THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE: PORTERS AND THE SUBLIME PORTE, 1826-1896 (page 69)
  • THE BURNING OF THE TENTS: THE FORCIBLE SETTLEMENT OF NOMADS IN SOUTHERN ANATOLIA (page 81)
  • MUSLIM REFUGEES IN TURKEY: THE BALKAN WARS, WORLD WAR I AND THE TURKISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE (page 97)