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Arabaci, Elcin

Graduate Student, History
Georgetown University


Ph.D candidate, Georgetown University, History. Currently I am writing a dissertation entitled “Cocoons of Modernity: The Metamorphoses of Civil Society and Violence in Late Ottoman Bursa (1860-1914)”. My research interests include urban social movements, society-state relationships and civil society in the Middle East.

DISCIPLINE
History
SUB AREAS
Ottoman Studies   
19th-21st Centuries   
Islamic Thought   
Historiography   
Turkish Studies   
Middle East/Near East Studies   
Democratization   
Turkish   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Ottoman Empire   
Turkey   
All Middle East   
SPECIALTIES
The development of the Ottoman middle class, civic   
Craft Guilds and Ottoman Guild Organization   
Urban History in the Middle East   
LANGUAGES
Turkish (Native)   
English (Fluent)   
German (Intermediate)   
Ottoman (Advanced)   
French (Elementary)   
EDUCATION
MA2006HistorySabanci University
MA2003Ataturk Institute and Modern Turkish HistoryBogazici University
BA1998International RelationsMiddle East Technical University
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Elcin Arabaci






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