The Resource The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic book)

The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic book)

Label
The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone
Title
The margins of empire
Title remainder
Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone
Statement of responsibility
Janet Klein
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the turn of the twentieth century, the Ottoman state identified multiple threats in its eastern regions. In an attempt to control remote Kurdish populations, Ottoman authorities organized them into a tribal militia and gave them the task of subduing a perceived Armenian threat. Following the story of this militia, Klein explores the contradictory logic of how states incorporate groups they ultimately aim to suppress and how groups who seek autonomy from the state often attempt to do so through state channels. In the end, Armenian revolutionaries were not suppressed and Kurdish leaders, whose
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1969-
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Klein, Janet
Dewey number
355.3/708991597056
Index
index present
LC call number
UA817
LC item number
.K55 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Kurds
  • Kurds
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
Label
The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Hamidiye Light Cavalry in the Ottoman tribal zone -- A manifold mission -- The Hamidiye under Abdülhamid II : 1890-1908 -- The tribal light cavalry under the Young Turks : 1908-1914 -- The Hamidiye and the "agrarian question" -- The Hamidiye and its legacy
Control code
ebr10470191
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 275 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The margins of empire : Kurdish militias in the Ottoman tribal zone, Janet Klein, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Hamidiye Light Cavalry in the Ottoman tribal zone -- A manifold mission -- The Hamidiye under Abdülhamid II : 1890-1908 -- The tribal light cavalry under the Young Turks : 1908-1914 -- The Hamidiye and the "agrarian question" -- The Hamidiye and its legacy
Control code
ebr10470191
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 275 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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