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Author Ergene, Boğaç A., 1971-

Title Local court, provincial society, and justice in the Ottoman Empire : legal practice and dispute resolution in Çankırı and Kastamonu (1652-1744) / by Boğaç A. Ergene
Published Leiden ; Boston, Mass. : Brill, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 236 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in Islamic law and society, 1384-1130 ; v. 17
Studies in Islamic law and society ; v. 17. 1384-1130
Contents Chapter Nine Alternative Sites for Dispute ResolutionChapter Ten In Place of a Conclusion: Models and Taxonomies; Epilogue; Appendix: Where Did the Court Clients Come from and Why?; Bibliography; Index
Summary This work covers the functions of Islamic courts within the framework of the late 17th- and early 18th-century Ottoman provincial administration, and explores the process of adjudication and dispute resolution through a juxtaposition of court records from two Anatolian towns, Cankiri and Kastamonu
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-229) and index
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Subject Justice, Administration of -- Turkey -- History -- 17th century.
Justice, Administration of -- Turkey -- History -- 18th century.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1417551895 (electronic bk.)
904740159X (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9781417551897 (electronic bk.)
9789047401599 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)