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Recent Content

Author: 
Benjamin C. Fortna
Reviewer: 
Rachel Simon

Simon on Fortna, 'Imperial Classroom: Islam, the State, and Education in the Late Ottoman Empire'


Benjamin C. Fortna. Imperial Classroom: Islam, the State, and Education in the Late Ottoman Empire. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. xv + 280 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-924840-7.

Reviewed by Rachel Simon (Princeton University)
Published on H-Turk (May, 2003)

Ottoman State Education between Nationalism, Islam, and Westernization

Author: 
Amy Singer
Reviewer: 
Gottfried Hagen

Hagen on Singer, 'Constructing Ottoman Beneficence: An Imperial Soup Kitchen in Jerusalem'


Amy Singer. Constructing Ottoman Beneficence: An Imperial Soup Kitchen in Jerusalem. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2002. xv + 240 pp. ISBN 978-0-7914-5352-0; ISBN 978-0-7914-5351-3.

Reviewed by Gottfried Hagen (University of Michigan, Department of Near Eastern Studies)
Published on H-Turk (May, 2003)

An Imperial Soup Kitchen Provides Food for Thought

An Imperial Soup Kitchen Provides Food for Thought

Author: 
Jenny B. White
Reviewer: 
Banu Nilgun Uygun

Uygun on White, 'Islamist Mobilization in Turkey: A Study in Vernacular Politics'


Jenny B. White. Islamist Mobilization in Turkey: A Study in Vernacular Politics. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2002. xi + 299 pp. $22.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-98291-5; $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98223-6.

Reviewed by Banu Nilgun Uygun (Department of Cultural Anthropology, Duke University)
Published on H-Turk (April, 2003)

Author: 
Sibel Bozdogan
Reviewer: 
Michael Meeker

Meeker on Bozdogan, 'Modernism and Nation Building: Turkish Architectural Culture in the Early Republic'


Sibel Bozdogan. Modernism and Nation Building: Turkish Architectural Culture in the Early Republic. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2001. xii + 367 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98152-9; $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98110-9.

Reviewed by Michael Meeker (Department of Anthropology, University of California at San Diego)
Published on H-Turk (April, 2003)

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