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The Resource The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic resource)

The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic resource)

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The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone
Title
The margins of empire
Title remainder
Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone
Statement of responsibility
Janet Klein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the turn of the twentieth century, the Ottoman state identified multiple threats in its eastern regions. In an attempt to control remote Kurdish populations, Ottoman authorities organized them into a tribal militia and gave them the task of subduing a perceived Armenian threat. Following the story of this militia, Klein explores the contradictory logic of how states incorporate groups they ultimately aim to suppress and how groups who seek autonomy from the state often attempt to do so through state channels. In the end, Armenian revolutionaries were not suppressed and Kurdish leaders, whose
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1969-
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Klein, Janet
Dewey number
355.3/708991597056
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Kurds
  • Kurds
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
Label
The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : the Hamidiye Light Cavalry in the Ottoman tribal zone -- A manifold mission -- The Hamidiye under Abdülhamid II : 1890-1908 -- The tribal light cavalry under the Young Turks : 1908-1914 -- The Hamidiye and the "agrarian question" -- The Hamidiye and its legacy
Control code
ocn731213012
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804777759
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)731213012
Label
The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-261) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : the Hamidiye Light Cavalry in the Ottoman tribal zone -- A manifold mission -- The Hamidiye under Abdülhamid II : 1890-1908 -- The tribal light cavalry under the Young Turks : 1908-1914 -- The Hamidiye and the "agrarian question" -- The Hamidiye and its legacy
Control code
ocn731213012
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804777759
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)731213012

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