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Title The historical archaeology of the Ottoman Empire : breaking new ground / edited by Uzi Baram and Lynda Carroll
Published New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 272 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Contributions to global historical archaeology
Contributions to global historical archaeology.
Contents Cover -- Table of Contents -- Part I . Introduction -- CHAPTER 1 . The Future of the Ottoman Past -- Introducing an Ottoman Archaeology -- Contexts for an Archaeology of the Ottoman Past -- The Ottoman Legacy -- The Archaeology of an Empire -- Ottoman Archaeology and Global Analysis -- The Many Paths Toward an Ottoman Archaeology -- Uncovering the Ottoman Empire -- The Prologue -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Part II. From Archaeology to a "History from Below" -- CHAPTER 2. Agriculture and Rural Settlement in Ottoman Crete, 1669 ... 1898:AModern Site Survey -- Introduction -- Agriculture in Ottoman Crete -- A Rural Settlement History -- The Recent System of Cultivation in the Vrokastro Area -- Metochia -- Agricultural Infrastructure -- Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 3 . The Archaeology of Ottoman Ti'innik: An Interdisciplinary Approach -- Introduction -- Why Ottoman Archaeology? -- Political, Theoretical Implications -- Use of a Multidisciplinary Database. -- Archaeological Research -- Breaking New Ground, Problems -- Conclusion -- References -- CHAPTER 4. Dendochronologically Dated Ottoman Monuments -- Introduction -- Discussion of Structures and Their Dates -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 5. Entangled Objects from the Palestinian Past: Archaeological Perspectives for the Ottoman Period, 1500-1900 -- Introduction -- Charting the Terrain: Ottoman Palestine and the Palestinian Past -- Artifacts of the Modern World -- Entangled Objects -- Uncovering the Habits of Modernity -- Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 6. Toward an Archaeology of Non-elite Consumption in Late Ottoman Anatolia -- Introduction -- The Relevance of Historical Archaeology for Ottoman Anatolia -- Consumption as Economic Process -- Economic Transformation in the Ottoman Empir -- Ottoman Ceramic 'Traditions' -- Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Part III. Trade, Subsistence. and Ideology in the Ottoman Empire -- CHAPTER 7. The Sadana Island Shipwreck: A Mideighteenth-Century Treasure Trove -- The Shipwreck -- The Hull -- Conclusions -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 8. Daily Life in the Shadow of Empire: A Food Systems Approach to the Archaeology of the Ottoman Period -- Introduction -- What Is Meant by a Food Systems Approach? -- Can We Speak of an Imperial Ottoman Food System? -- Can We Speak of Indigenous Resistance to Imperial Interventions? -- Human-Environment Interactions -- The Relevance of Ottoman Archaeology -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 9. Transformations, Readings and Visions of the Ottoman Mosque -- Introduction -- Documentation and Study -- Mosque Forms and Lighting Types: A Vocabulary -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Part IV. Prospects -- CHAPTER 10. Sultans, Merchants, and Minorities: The Challenge of Historical Archaeology in the Modern Middle East -- Acknowledgments -- References -- CHAPTER 11. Diverse Approaches to the Ottoman Past: Toward a Globally Conceived, Regionally Specific Historical Archaeology -- tidtid2
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Archaeology and history -- Turkey.
Turkey -- Antiquities.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Baram, Uzi, 1964-
Carroll, Lynda, 1971-
LC no. 00022108
ISBN 0306463113 (cloth)
0306471825 (electronic bk.)
6610207348
9780306463112 (cloth)
9780306471827 (electronic bk.)
9786610207343