Warriors B2G1 Free

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

    Recently Viewed clear list

    Original Essays | May 5, 2015

    Leonard Mlodinow: IMG The Fragility of Grand Discoveries

    When I was in graduate school at Berkeley I was offered a prestigious fellowship to study for a year in Germany, but I decided it would be a... Continue »
    1. $19.57 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

Qualifying orders ship free.
List price: $29.95
New Hardcover
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Local Warehouse Law- General

More copies of this ISBN

Imperial Citizen: Marriage and Citizenship in the Ottoman Frontier Provinces of Iraq


Imperial Citizen: Marriage and Citizenship in the Ottoman Frontier Provinces of Iraq Cover


Synopses & Reviews

Book News Annotation:

Appealing to students of Ottoman history and wider historical audiences interested in comparative studies on the politics of citizenship and identity, this concise volume explores the history and effects of the 1869 Ottoman citizenship law that prevented Ottoman women from marrying Iranian men, thus limiting the effects of Shi'a Islam within the empire. The work provides a brief historical discussion of the Sunni-Shi'a conflict and traces issues of citizenship, religion, and law through the late Ottoman period and into the Turkish Republic. Kern is a professor of history at Hunter College, New York. Annotation ©2012 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

Kern, Karen M.
Syracuse University Press
World History-Middle East
Law-Civil Liberties and Human Rights
Publication Date:

Other books you might like

  1. Travels in Turkey, Asia-Minor,... New Hardcover $187.75
  2. Journey to Kars: A Modern Traveller... Used Trade Paper $4.95

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Economics » General
History and Social Science » Law » General
History and Social Science » Middle East » Iraq
History and Social Science » Middle East » Turkey
History and Social Science » Sociology » Islamic Studies

Imperial Citizen: Marriage and Citizenship in the Ottoman Frontier Provinces of Iraq New Hardcover
0 stars - 0 reviews
$20.07 In Stock
Product details pages Syracuse University Press - English 9780815632856 Reviews:
  • back to top


Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.