9780292748385 cloth alkaline paper 9780292753921 e-book
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Part I. Family foundations of Ottoman rule Introduction. Families, households, and palace women in early modern court culture Family and the politics of marriage: the early Ottoman era in Tunis (1574/1756) Part II. Family and provincial government, 1756/1840 The prosperous palace Women's worlds Beyond Bardo Part III. Nineteenth-century transformations The constitution, financial reform, and the modern family Inventing dynastic traditions: family politics of French colonialism Conclusion.