Humanities Faculty

Department of Turkish Studies

Current fields of research at the chair of Turkish Studies in Bamberg

  • Modernization in the Ottoman Empire
  • Arab provinces of the late Ottoman Empire (especially Syria and Iraq)
  • Ottoman and Turkish intellectual history (especially historiography)
  • Ottoman biography and prosopography
  • Late-Ottoman and Turkish Memoirs and autobiography as literary artefacts and as sources for history
  • Ethnicity in the Ottoman Empire and in Turkey