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Legislating Authority

Sin and Crime in the Ottoman Empire and Turkey

By Ruth Miller

© 2005 – Routledge

198 pages

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Paperback: 9780415655422
pub: 2013-05-01
Hardback: 9780415975100
pub: 2005-05-09

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Legislation Authority addresses issues of law, state violence, and state authority within the Ottoman and Turkish context.

About the Author

Ruth Miller is an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She received her Ph.D. in Near eastern Studies from Princeton University, and has published articles on Ottoman and Turkish law in the Journal of Islamic Studies, the Turkish Studies Association Journal, and Studia Islamica.

About the Series

Middle East Studies: History, Politics & Law

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Middle East / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
RELIGION / Islam / History
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies