Frontiers of the State in the Late Ottoman Empire: Transjordan, 1850-1921by Eugene L. Rogan
Pub. Date: 04/11/2002
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
A theoretically informed account of how the Ottoman state redefined itself during the last decades of empire. See more details below
A theoretically informed account of how the Ottoman state redefined itself during the last decades of empire.
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. The Transjordan frontier in 1850; 2. Ottomans: establishing a permanent presence in Transjordan; 3. Settlement: colonization, the application of the 1858 land law, and their fiscal consequences; 4. Merchants; 5. Missionaries; 6. Accommodation: rapid social change in Ottoman Transjordan; 7. Resistance: popular rebellion and the 1910 Karak Revolt; 8. The First World War; Epilogue.
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