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Childhood and Race: Growing Up in the Empire

Fiona Paisley

in Gender and Empire

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199249503
eISBN:
9780191697821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249503.003.0011
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter considers some of the implications of indigenous involvement in the trans-imperial child movement, and the contribution of both to our understanding of histories of gender and race in ... More


Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

E. Natalie Rothman

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This book explores the intersecting worlds of those who regularly traversed the early modern Venetian–Ottoman frontier, including colonial migrants, redeemed slaves, merchants, commercial brokers, ... More


Transimperial Cooperation: Commerce and War in the South Atlantic

Fabrício Prado

in Edge of Empire: Atlantic Networks and Revolution in Bourbon Río de la Plata

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780520285156
eISBN:
9780520960732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285156.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 3 examines the significance of trans-imperial networks of trade connecting Rio de la Plata to Rio de Janeiro after the fall of Sacramento. Networks of trade between Portuguese and Spanish ... More


Afterword

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This afterword argues that the practices of mediation, classification, and demarcation elaborated by trans-imperial subjects in early modern Venice constituted important elements in the genealogy of ... More


The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Tobias P. Graf

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

The figure of the renegade—a European Christian or Jew who had converted to Islam and was now serving the Ottoman sultan—is omnipresent in all genres produced by those early modern Christian ... More


Introduction

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This introductory chapter briefly explores the complex networks of alliance and interest, hierarchies of authority, and modes of interaction between the various groups and individuals that helped ... More


Trans-Imperial Subjects as Supplicants and as Brokers

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter considers the commercial activities of a range of trans-imperial subjects; including converts; returnees from Ottoman captivity; and Jewish, Armenian, and Greek commercial brokers in ... More


Brokering Commerce or Making Friends?

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter looks at the trials of unlicensed brokers heard by the tribunals of the brokers’ guild. By unpacking the arguments put forth by trans-imperial defendants and their accusers, it traces ... More


Articulating Difference

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter follows the shifting Venetian tax legislation to show how fiscal policy coalesced with the interests of specific dragomans and brokers to articulate new ideas about linguistic ... More


Levantines: Genealogies of a Category

E. Natalie Rothman

in Brokering Empire: Trans-Imperial Subjects between Venice and Istanbul

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449079
eISBN:
9780801463112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449079.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter traces the genealogy the categories “Turchi” (Turks) and “Levantini” (Levantines) to institutionalized practices of mediation in the commercial sphere. It explores how the defining ... More


Epilogue

Darin Stephanov

in Ruler Visibility and Popular Belonging in the Ottoman Empire, 1808-1908

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474441414
eISBN:
9781474460255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474441414.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The Epilogue discusses the wider usability of the thirteen-point model of modern belonging. It briefly sketches avenues for comparative, inter- and trans-imperial studies across the ... More


Britain’s Empire of Camps

Aidan Forth

in Barbed-Wire Imperialism: Britain's Empire of Camps, 1876-1903

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780520293960
eISBN:
9780520967267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293960.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

During colonial states of emergency officials collected distressed and potentially dangerous populations and concentrated them in purpose-built camps. Camps were rational responses to contingent ... More


Gentlemen of Empire

Justin M. Jacobs

in The Compensations of Plunder: How China Lost Its Treasures

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780226711966
eISBN:
9780226712154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226712154.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter analyzes the nature of the relationship that evolved between Western archaeologists and the local Chinese officials with whom they interacted during the course of their expeditions in ... More


Trans-Imperial People

James H. Meyer

in Turks Across Empires: Marketing Muslim Identity in the Russian-Ottoman Borderlands, 1856-1914

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198725145
eISBN:
9780191792564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198725145.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter situates the pan-Turkists within the context of broad populations of Muslims traveling between Russia and the Ottoman Empire in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. ... More


Introduction

Tobias P. Graf

in The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

This introductory chapter opens with a comparison of the treatment of converts to Islam in Ottoman and in Christian-European sources. Such source concerns have largely been reflected in modern ... More


In the Sultan’s Service

Tobias P. Graf

in The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

This chapter investigates the ways in which Christian-European converts were integrated into Ottoman elite society and the sultan’s service. From an Ottoman point of view, such ‘foreigners’ were ... More


Mobilizing Trans-Imperial Ties

Tobias P. Graf

in The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

Contrary to the image of the renegade as the enemy of Christians, converts to Islam continued to interact with their families as well as Christian-European states and their representatives. Although, ... More


Conclusion

Tobias P. Graf

in The Sultan’s Renegades: Christian-European Converts to Islam and the Making of the Ottoman Elite, 1575-1610

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198791430
eISBN:
9780191833908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791430.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Political History

In an effort to reorient the scholarly discussion of renegades away from their exceptionality, the chapter highlights the importance of these individuals as a result as well as a constituent element ... More


Afterword: Towards a People's History of British Decolonisation

Yann Béliard

in Workers of the Empire, Unite: Radical and Popular Challenges to British Imperialism, 1910s-1960s

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800859685
eISBN:
9781800852310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859685.003.0012
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This afterword recaptures the sense of uncertainty that accompanied the final decades of the British Empire. It is easy to forget the array of possible futures that emerged from anti-colonial ... More


Introduction

Ozan Ozavci

in Dangerous Gifts: Imperialism, Security, and Civil Wars in the Levant, 1798-1864

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198852964
eISBN:
9780191888441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852964.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History, Political History

The Introductory chapter discusses the overarching question of the book: how did it all begin? Since when did the self-defined Great Powers of the nineteenth century––Austria, Britain, France, ... More


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