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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 449
Title Ottoman History, 1281-1923
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII


This course examines the history and culture of the Ottoman Empire. It will explore the origins and expansion of the Turkic warrior dynasty, the establishment and structure of the imperial Islamic state system, the contours of Ottoman society, economic decline, and disintegration of the Empire. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for HIS391.