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Prisons in the late Ottoman Empire: microcosms of modernity

By: Schull, Kent F.

0748677690 / 9780748677696
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30/04/2014
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217 pages
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This volume critiques Michele Foucault's approach to punishment and state power by applying it to a non-Western context.

It also challenges assumptions held by prominent academics concerning the impact the second constitutional period had on the development of the current Middle East nation-state system.

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1F Asia, 1QDT Ottoman Empire, 3JH c 1800 to c 1900, 3JJC c 1900 - c 1914, 3JJF c 1914 to c 1918 (including WW1) , HBJF Asian history, HBJF1 Middle Eastern history, HBLL Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, HBLW 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, HBTB Social & cultural history

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