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A content-based social network study of evliyâ çelebi's seyahatnâme-bitlis section
Evliyâ Çelebi, an Ottoman writer, scholar and world traveler, visited most of the territories and also some of the neighboring countries of the Ottoman Empire in the seventeenth century. He took notes about his trips and ...
Automatic categorization of ottoman literary texts by poet and time period
Millions of manuscripts and printed texts are available in the Ottoman language. The automatic categorization of Ottoman texts would make these documents much more accessible in various applications ranging from historical ...
(Cambridge University Press, 2011)
In the time since our 2010 workshop, the European Union has generated a good deal of drama. A serious debt crisis in Greece was repeated in Ireland, Spain, Italy, and Portugal. It threatened to undermine the basic fabric ...
Restorationist counter-enlightenment: Thomas M'Crie on the concept of civil liberty
(Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2014)
Enlightenment notions for Counter Enlightenment purposes have not to date been used to provide a comprehensive context for Scottish religious history writing in the age of Counter Revolution and Restoration. The Evangelical ...
The revenant on the threshold
(FB and Media Group of Estonian Literary Museum, 2015)
This study explores accounts of the revenant, the walking dead in medieval Britain through the concept of a failure in the ritual process that surrounded death. This concept is used to explore the rituals leading to, ...
Winning the war of perception: american attempts to counter Germany’s military influence in Turkey during World War II
This article analyzes the emergence of the USA as a political power on the international platform against Germany in order to break the strong influence of the latter in Turkish military spheres. Turkey did not enter World ...
Rethinking Russian pan-Slavism in the Ottoman Balkans: N.P. Ignatiev and the Slavic Benevolent Committee (1856–77)
In the mid-nineteenth century pan-Slavic ideology was evident at two levels: at the personal level in N.P. Ignatiev's diplomacy, and at the institutional level in the Slavic Benevolent Committee's activities. Both served ...
Motives for reforms on civil–military relations in Turkey
ABSTRACT: This article examines the progress and shortcomings of democratic control of armed forces (DCAF) reforms in Turkey and seeks to question how Turkey might be further motivated to implement reforms. It questions ...
Batılı iki seyyahın kaleminden İstanbul masalları: Cyrus adler ve allan ramsayŉin kahvehane ziyaretleri
(ISAM, Turkish Religious Foundation Centre for Islamic Studies, 2016)
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From kanun-ı kadim (ancient law) to umumun kuvveti (force of people): historical context of the Ottoman constitutionalism
This paper attempts to examine the prevailing scholarly view on the Young Ottoman and the Young Turk movements, which postulates that the concept of constitutionalism was solely and directly based on the western model, ...