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Author Kern, Karen M., author

Title Imperial citizen : marriage and citizenship in the Ottoman frontier provinces of Iraq / Karen M. Kern
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2011
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 186 pages)
Series Gender and globalization
Gender and globalization.
Contents The historical background of the Sunni-Shi'i conflict -- The challenge of Shi'i conversion activity to Ottoman control of Iraq -- From subjecthood to citizenship -- The impact of the marriage prohibition on the rights and responsibilities of citizens -- Continuity and challenges to the prohibition of marriages during the last years of the Ottoman Empire and the first years of the Turkish Republic -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Law of Ottoman nationality of 19 January 1869 -- Appendix B: 26 may 1914 "Draft law concerning the prohibition of marriages between Ottoman women and Iranian men" -- Appendix C: Law of 26 april 1926 "Concerning the Preservation of the Prohibition of Marriage Between Iranian and Turkish Citizens."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-180) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Citizenship -- Turkey.
Impediments to marriage -- Iraq.
Impediments to marriage -- Turkey.
Marriage law -- Iraq -- History.
Marriage law -- Turkey -- History.
Shīʻah -- Relations -- Sunnites.
Sunnites -- Relations -- Shīʻah.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0815650817 (electronic bk.)
9780815650812 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)