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Alan Mikhail

in The Animal in Ottoman Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199315277
eISBN:
9780199369232
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199315277.003.0003
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter shows that dogs played crucial social and economic roles in Ottoman Egypt as herders of flocks, guards, and above all consumers of urban garbage. It begins with a reading of religious, ... More


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