Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean

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Abstract

This volume discusses diseases that affected human and non-human populations in areas stretching from the Red Sea and Egypt to Anatolia, the Balkans, and the Black Sea, in the early modern and modern eras. It tackles various questions of historiography and sources, tests new interdisciplinary methodologies, and asks new questions while revisiting older ones. Lastly, it contributes to Ottoman studies, the history of medicine, Mediterranean and European history, as well as global studies on the role of epidemics in history.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherMedieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University
Number of pages315
ISBN (Electronic)9781942401162
ISBN (Print)9781942401155
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017
EventPlague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean -
Duration: Jan 1 2017 → …

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Black Sea
Methodology
Balkans
Nonhuman
Anatolia
History
Modern Era
Egypt
European History
Contagion
Red Sea
History of Medicine
Plague
Historiography

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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Varlik, N. (2017). Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean. Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University.
Varlik, Nükhet. / Plague and contagion in the Islamic Mediterranean. Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, 2017. 315 p.
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