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Author Maksudyan, Nazan, 1977-

Title Orphans and destitute children in the late Ottoman Empire / Nazan Maksudyan
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource
Series Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle East
Gender, culture, and politics in the Middle East.
Contents A note on transliteration -- List of transliterated words and phrases -- Introduction: Ottoman children's "history from below" -- The politics of child abandonment -- Private negotiation of child fosterage -- State orphanages (islahhanes) -- The internationalization of orphans -- Conclusion: Ottoman children as historical actors
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Abandoned children -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Armenians -- Turkey -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Foster children -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Orphanages -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Orphans -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Poor children -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Poor girls -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Social change -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Turkey -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Turkey -- Social policy.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0815652976 (electronic bk.)
9780815652977 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alkaline paper)