Possessors and possessed museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire /

Possessors and Possessed analyzes how and why museums-characteristically Western institutions-emerged in the late-nineteenth-century Ottoman Empire. Shaw argues that, rather than directly emulating post-Enlightenment museums of Western Europe, Ottoman elites produced categories of collection and mod...

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Main Author: Shaw, Wendy M. K., 1970-
Format: Electronic Online Resource eBook
Published: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2003.
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