Guild Dynamics in Seventeenth-century Istanbul
Fluidity and LeverageeBook - 2004
Drawing on the kadi court records of Istanbul, this work explores issues of guild organization, questions the so-called traditionalism of Ottoman guilds, and examines the ability of the guilds to negotiate with the state during times of peace, war and revolt.
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 306 pages) data file,rda
Alternative Title: Guild dynamics in 17th-century Istanbul