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    • Co-existence and conflict between Muslims and non-Muslims in the 16th century Ottoman Istanbul 

      Çolak, Hasan (Bilkent University, 2008)
      The attempt of the Ottoman administration to confiscate the Orthodox churches in Istanbul in the 16th century is frequently cited in current historiography. However, transformation of this incident into differing ...
    • İltizam in the fetvas of Ottoman şeyhülislams 

      Akpınar, Kürşat Urungu (Bilkent University, 2000)
      iltizam, farming out revenues to individuals in exchange of an agreed sum of money for a limited period, had been one of the chief means of raising revenues for the Ottoman treasury. The decline of the timer system after ...
    • Procedure in the Ottoman court and the duties of kadis 

      Atçıl, Abdurrahman (Bilkent University, 2002)
      Kadıs were heads of civil administration in the Ottoman provinces. In addition to judicial duties, they carried out administrative duties. With the passage of time from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries, the ...