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The Resource Men of modest substance : house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri, Suraiya Faroqhi, (electronic book)

Men of modest substance : house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri, Suraiya Faroqhi, (electronic book)

Label
Men of modest substance : house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri
Title
Men of modest substance
Title remainder
house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri
Statement of responsibility
Suraiya Faroqhi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of two contrasting towns in Anatolia in the seventeenth century. As house ownership was widespread, data concerning value, description, location and ownership of dwellings constitute a valid manner of approaching urban society as a whole. Through her use of documents from the kadi registers of Ankara and Kayseri, Dr Faroqui follows changes in patterns of house ownership over approximately a century. The urban society thus revealed differs from the patterns generally associated with the 'Islamic city' model. Townsmen often bought real estate without selecting a quarter inhabited by their co-religionists, which throws light on the Muslim majority's attitude to the Christian minority. However examples of wealthy and poor quarters were not known. The kadi registers also indicate that despite passing through a period of crisis early in the century, both cultures managed a fairly rapid recovery from this
Cataloging source
UkCbUP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Faroqhi, Suraiya
Index
index present
LC call number
HD7358.25.A53
LC item number
F37 1987eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housing
  • Housing
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Housing
  • Home ownership
Label
Men of modest substance : house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri, Suraiya Faroqhi, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-259) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
CR9780511563515
Extent
xxi, 268 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511563515
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.
Label
Men of modest substance : house owners and house property in seventeenth-century Ankara and Kayseri, Suraiya Faroqhi, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-259) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
CR9780511563515
Extent
xxi, 268 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511563515
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Type of computer file
PDF.

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