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Author Kallander, Amy Aisen, 1978-

Title Women, gender, and the palace households in Ottoman Tunisia / by Amy Aisen Kallander
Edition First edition
Published Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press, 2013
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Contents Part I. Family foundations of Ottoman rule -- Introduction. Families, households, and palace women in early modern court culture -- Family and the politics of marriage: the early Ottoman era in Tunis (1574/1756) -- Part II. Family and provincial government, 1756/1840 -- The prosperous palace -- Women's worlds -- Beyond Bardo -- Part III. Nineteenth-century transformations -- The constitution, financial reform, and the modern family -- Inventing dynastic traditions: family politics of French colonialism -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Courts and courtiers -- History.
Women -- Tunisia -- History.
Tunisia -- History -- 1516-1881.
Tunisia -- Kings and rulers -- History.
Tunisia -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012046684
ISBN 0292753926 (electronic bk.)
9780292753921 (electronic bk.)