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Yildiz, Murat C.

Assistant Professor, History
Skidmore College


Murat C. Yildiz is Assistant professor of History at Skidmore College. He specializes in the cultural and social history of the modern Middle East. His research examines the intersections of subject formation, imperial and communal identity, the body, gender, and urban history in the late Ottoman Empire. He received his Ph.D. in History from the University of California, Los Angeles.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
Health   
Urban Studies   
Gender/Women's Studies   
Ethnic Groups   
Turkish Studies   
Nationalism   
19th-21st Centuries   
Ottoman Studies   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
AREAS OF INTEREST
All Middle East   
Ottoman Empire   
Turkey   
SPECIALTIES
Ottoman Studies   
Gender   
The Body   
LANGUAGES
Turkish (Advanced)   
Arabic (Advanced)   
Persian (Advanced)   
Osmanli (Advanced)   
French (Intermediate)   
Armenian (Intermediate)   
Greek (Elementary)   
EDUCATION
PhD2015HistoryUCLA
MA2009HistoryUCLA
BA2005HistoryUCSD
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Murat C. Yildiz






Skidmore College
Department of History
Saratoga Springs, NY
12866
United States