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The Resource Constructing Ottoman beneficence : an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem, Amy Singer

Constructing Ottoman beneficence : an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem, Amy Singer

Label
Constructing Ottoman beneficence : an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem
Title
Constructing Ottoman beneficence
Title remainder
an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem
Statement of responsibility
Amy Singer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation.
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Singer, Amy
Dewey number
361.7/5/09569442
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP170.25
LC item number
.S56 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
SUNY series in Near Eastern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waqf
  • Endowments
  • Turkey
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Endowments
  • Waqf
  • Middle East
  • Turkey
Summary expansion
Those interested in women's roles as charitable patrons, the Ottomans, and the Islamic institution of waqf will find this study a welcome addition to the field. Singer (history, Tel Aviv U., Israel) provides a detailed, thoroughly documented history of the charitable soup kitchen in Jerusalem that was run by Hasseki Hurrem Sultan, wife of Suleyman I. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Label
Constructing Ottoman beneficence : an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem, Amy Singer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-228) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 2
  • Bowl of Soup and a Loaf of Bread
  • written record
  • Institutions of the endowment
  • Endowed properties
  • Personnel
  • Soup
  • Why Jerusalem?
  • Ch. 3
  • Ladies Bountiful
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • conflated traditions: Hurrem-Helena
  • Beneficence and women in Islamic history
  • Gender of Beneficence
  • Ch. 4
  • Serving Soup in Jerusalem
  • report from the 'imaret
  • On management
  • Getting started
  • Tax arrears and firewood
  • Food for all
  • Note on Ottoman Turkish and Arabic Transliterations
  • Building a bath
  • Dealing in grain
  • Adding to the endowment
  • Ch. 5
  • Feeding Power
  • Provisioning
  • On the word 'imaret
  • Pre-Ottoman precedents
  • Ottoman institution
  • Conclusion: Practicing Beneficence
  • Ch. 1
  • "Devote the fruits to pious purposes"
  • What is a waqf?
  • roots of waqf
  • Why found a waqf?
  • Ottomans
Control code
53093194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791488768
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53093194
Label
Constructing Ottoman beneficence : an imperial soup kitchen in Jerusalem, Amy Singer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-228) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 2
  • Bowl of Soup and a Loaf of Bread
  • written record
  • Institutions of the endowment
  • Endowed properties
  • Personnel
  • Soup
  • Why Jerusalem?
  • Ch. 3
  • Ladies Bountiful
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • conflated traditions: Hurrem-Helena
  • Beneficence and women in Islamic history
  • Gender of Beneficence
  • Ch. 4
  • Serving Soup in Jerusalem
  • report from the 'imaret
  • On management
  • Getting started
  • Tax arrears and firewood
  • Food for all
  • Note on Ottoman Turkish and Arabic Transliterations
  • Building a bath
  • Dealing in grain
  • Adding to the endowment
  • Ch. 5
  • Feeding Power
  • Provisioning
  • On the word 'imaret
  • Pre-Ottoman precedents
  • Ottoman institution
  • Conclusion: Practicing Beneficence
  • Ch. 1
  • "Devote the fruits to pious purposes"
  • What is a waqf?
  • roots of waqf
  • Why found a waqf?
  • Ottomans
Control code
53093194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791488768
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53093194

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