WEALTH DISTRIBUTION, SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND MATERIAL CULTURE IN AN OTTOMAN METROPOLIS THESSALONIKI ACCORDING TO THE PROBATE INVENTORIES OF THE MUSLIM COURT (1761-1770)

WEALTH DISTRIBUTION, SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND MATERIAL CULTURE IN AN OTTOMAN METROPOLIS THESSALONIKI ACCORDING  TO THE PROBATE INVENTORIES  OF THE MUSLIM COURT  (1761-1770)

Preface Part 1: The Sources and the Historico-Institutional Setting 1. Introduction to the Ottoman City 2. Thessaloniki, a City of Ottoman Pluralism 3. The Sources. Historical Value and Methodological Issues 4. The Kadı and the Islamic Law of Succession 5. Familial Realities 6. Urban Wealth Distribution. Some Introductory Observations

Part 2: The Estate Assets  7. The Movable Articles 8. The Productive Capital 9. The Human Resources 10. The Fiscal Capital

Part 3: The People 11. Askeris, Christians, Women and Villagers 12. Entrepreneurs and their Strategies 13. Concluding Remarks

Bibliography Charts Index

Author
Demetris PAPASTAMATIOU
Other informations
2017 400 p.
ISBN
978-975-428-598-7
Price
45.00 $