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Economic and Social History of the Ottoman Empire, 1300-1914

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ISBN-10: 0521585805

ISBN-13: 9780521585804

Edition: 1997

Authors: Halil Inalcik, Suraiya Faroqhi, Bruce McGowan, Sevket Pamuk, Donald Quataert

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This is a richly detailed account of the social and economic history of the Ottoman region. The authors examine developments in population, trade, transport, manufacturing, land tenure and the economy.
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Book details

List price: $108.00
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 5/1/1997
Pages: 1052
Size: 6.06" wide x 9.06" long x 2.60" tall
Weight: 3.872
Language: English

List of maps
List of figures
List of tables
Genealogy of the Ottoman dynasty
Chronology of Ottoman history, 1260-1914
General Introduction
The Ottoman State: Economy and Society, 1300-1600: Introduction
The economic mind
State revenues and expenditures
Sources of revenue
The state treasury and budgets
State, Land and Peasant
State-owned lands (miri)
Land possession outside the miri system
Land surveying
The �ift-hane system: the organization of Ottoman rural society
Istanbul and the imperial economy
International trade: general conditions
Bursa and the silk trade
Dubrovnik and the Balkans
The Black Sea and Eastern Europe
The India trade
Northerners in the Mediterranean
Bibliography Halil Inalcik
Crisis and Change, 1590-1699
The principal political events
Making a living: economic crisis and partial recovery
Trade: regional, inter-regional and international
The ruling elite between politics and 'the economy'
Social life in cities
Symbols of power and legitimation
Bibliography Suraiya Faroqhi
The Age of the Ayans, 1699-1812
A perspective on the eighteenth century
Population and migration
The elites and their retinues
Peasants and pastoralists
Merchants and craftsmen
The state and the economy
Bibliography Bruce McGowan
The Age of Reforms, 1812-1914
Overview of the nineteenth century
Bibliography Donald Quataert
Money in the Ottoman Empire, 1326-1914 Sevket Pamuk
List of weights and measures