Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies
Near Eastern and Judaic Studies
Middle Eastern studies. Teaches and studies Ottoman and modern Middle Eastern history and the history of the Jewish people in Muslim countries.
His current research interests deal with the relations between military modernization and political and social change in the Ottoman Empire.
Harvard University, Ph.D.
Brandeis University, M.A.
Hebrew University Jerusalem, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Institute of Turkish Studies Research Grant (1995)
Foundation for the Promotion of Turkish Culture Award (1989)
Institute of Turkish Studies Research Grant (1987)
American Research Institute in Turkey Grant (1983)
University of Chicago Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (1972 - 1973)
American Research Institute in Turkey Research Award (1966)
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