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Author Cohen, Julia Phillips, author

Title Becoming Ottomans : Sephardi Jews and imperial citizenship in the modern era / Julia Phillips Cohen
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Summary This volume tells the story of Jewish political integration into a modern Islamic empire. It follows the efforts of Sephardi Jews from Salonica to Izmir to Istanbul to become citizens of their state during the final half century of the Ottoman Empire's existence
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on February 28, 2014)
Subject Jews -- Turkey -- History -- 19th century.
Jews -- Turkey -- Identity
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- Turkey.
Sephardim -- Turkey -- History.
Turkey -- Politics and government.
Turkey -- Ethnic relations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199388882 (ebook)