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The Resource Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean, edited by Nu+khet Varlik

Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean, edited by Nu+khet Varlik

Label
Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean
Title
Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nu+khet Varlik
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume contributes to Ottoman studies, the history of medicine, Mediterranean and European history, as well as global studies on the role of epidemics in history
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
614.5/732
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA644.P7
LC item number
P53 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WC 355
Series statement
Black Sea world
Label
Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean, edited by Nu+khet Varlik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A historiography of epidemics in the Islamic Mediterranean / Miri Shefer-Mossensohn -- Scholars, Sufis, and disease: can Muslim religious works offer us novel insights on plagues and epidemics among the medieval and early modern Ottomans? / John J. Curry -- "Oriental plague" or epidemiological Orientalism? Revisiting the plague episteme of the early modern Mediterranean / Nu+khet Varl♯łk -- A model disaster: from the great Ottoman Panzootic to the cattle plagues of early modern Europe / Sam White -- Veterinary medicine in nineteenth-century Egypt / Alan Mikhail -- Smallpox in the harem: communicable diseases and the Ottoman fear of dynastic extinction during the early Sultanate of Ahmed I (r. 1603-17) / Gu+nhan Bo+rekc+ʹi -- Epilepsy as a "contagious disease" in the late medieval and early modern Ottoman world / O+zgen Felek -- Religion and Ottoman society's responses to epidemics in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Yaron Ayalon -- Plague in eighteenth-century Cairo: in search of burial and memorial sites / Edna Bonhomme -- Nowhere to run to, nowhere to hide? Society, state, and epidemic diseases in the early nineteenth-century Ottoman Balkans / Andrew Robarts -- Cholera, pilgrimage, and international politics of sanitation: the quarantine station on the island of Kamaran / Gu+lden Sar♯ły♯łld♯łz and Oya Dag+їlar Macar
Control code
958460886
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 315 pages
Isbn
9781942401155
Lccn
2016053972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean, edited by Nu+khet Varlik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A historiography of epidemics in the Islamic Mediterranean / Miri Shefer-Mossensohn -- Scholars, Sufis, and disease: can Muslim religious works offer us novel insights on plagues and epidemics among the medieval and early modern Ottomans? / John J. Curry -- "Oriental plague" or epidemiological Orientalism? Revisiting the plague episteme of the early modern Mediterranean / Nu+khet Varl♯łk -- A model disaster: from the great Ottoman Panzootic to the cattle plagues of early modern Europe / Sam White -- Veterinary medicine in nineteenth-century Egypt / Alan Mikhail -- Smallpox in the harem: communicable diseases and the Ottoman fear of dynastic extinction during the early Sultanate of Ahmed I (r. 1603-17) / Gu+nhan Bo+rekc+ʹi -- Epilepsy as a "contagious disease" in the late medieval and early modern Ottoman world / O+zgen Felek -- Religion and Ottoman society's responses to epidemics in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Yaron Ayalon -- Plague in eighteenth-century Cairo: in search of burial and memorial sites / Edna Bonhomme -- Nowhere to run to, nowhere to hide? Society, state, and epidemic diseases in the early nineteenth-century Ottoman Balkans / Andrew Robarts -- Cholera, pilgrimage, and international politics of sanitation: the quarantine station on the island of Kamaran / Gu+lden Sar♯ły♯łld♯łz and Oya Dag+їlar Macar
Control code
958460886
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 315 pages
Isbn
9781942401155
Lccn
2016053972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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