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Author Yi, Eunjeong.

Title Guild dynamics in seventeenth-century Istanbul : fluidity and leverage / by Eunjeong Yi
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages)
Series Ottoman Empire and its heritage, 1380-6076 ; v. 27
Ottoman Empire and its heritage ; v. 27. 1380-6076
Summary Drawing on the kadi court records of Istanbul, this work explores issues of guild organization, questions the so-called traditionalism of Ottoman guilds, and examines the ability of the guilds to negotiate with the state during times of peace, war and revolt
Analysis Samfundsvidenskab Økonomi
Notes Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral)--Harvard, 2000
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-302) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Artisans -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- History -- 17th century.
Guilds -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- History -- 17th century.
Merchants -- Turkey -- Istanbul -- Societies, etc. -- History -- 17th century.
Turkey -- History -- Ottoman Empire, 1288-1918.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 142371217X (electronic bk.)
9781423712176 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Guild dynamics in 17th-century Istanbul