Ottoman Empire History Summary-47004

The following are the instructions given by the teacher. I got 80% in the first  two summary assignment, which I am not happy about. I am sending you this assignment only and only to have 90+ in this assignment. The reading is from a history book very straightforward and easy to understand and the instructions/requirements are as well.

The Deadline is Dec 12th. Therefore, I want this to be done by then full and final version without any mistakes. If you have any questions please contact me Asap.


 Format of the paper :

– Minimum of three (3) pages, cover and bibliography pages not included

– Cover page: bears your name, number and course title

– Bibliography page: if necessary (see the Contents section below)

– Double space

– Regular Margins (2 cm)

– Font size : 12

– You can write your assignment in English or French

Subject : A summary of the chapters indicated at the end of these instructions; you choose what you think are the most important points and you explain them clearly in your own words.


Clarity: (40%)


This is about how easily and clearly your reader understands your ideas. Here are some elements playing an important role in making a text clear:

– clarity of each sentence

– correct punctuation; you can consult the following site:

– correct syntax and grammar

– sequence of the sentences in each paragraph

– sequence of the paragraphs in the paper

– logical and gradual approach to the subject

Even though no marks would be lost for grammatical, orthographic and syntax errors per se, these errors affect the understanding of the text and undermine the clarity of your ideas.

Content: (60%)


– the right choice of the important ideas in the book;

– the logical sequence of the ideas. You don’t have to follow the same sequence of the book.

You are free to group the ideas differently as long as they reflect the essence of the chapter.

– It is not mandatory in the papers to search information outside the book; you might have a full mark

with only an excellent, clear summary. However, you might judge that some additional relevant infor-mation would clarify some ideas. In this case, indicate clearly your sources when quoting them and put the full references in a separate bibliography page (that does not count among the 3 required pages). Follow the MLA rule of writing references.

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Ottoman Empire

The Ottomans were more aware of the separations in their own particular conventional framework. The authority was perceived. After demise of Mehmed III power was bargained as opposed to a gift of peace managed by the sultan; the Hapsburg ruler was perceived as the sultan’s associate, as “Emperor” instead of essentially King of Vienna.” Mustafa I’s promotion in 1617 denoted the end of “progression by military challenge and the act of illustrious, supplanted by imprisonment of rulers in the fortress and progression by the eldest male of the supreme team. Not just were most unpracticed and awkward, they were minors affected by the Valide Sultan and group of concubines top choices, offering rise to the royal residence.. For a few decades in the first a large portion of the17th century, ladies of the castle practiced such impact that the period is called “The Sultanate of the Women.”

Bribery, buy of office, partiality, nepotism: Promotion by legitimacy, the sign of Ottoman organization, got to be less normal. Humiliation spread to the regions where an authority would purchase his office, and then press more charges from the people to repay himself. There were incessant moves in legal and in addition common authorities, with equity additionally now and again available to be purchased. In the mid-to-late seventeenth, the extraordinary Koprulu group of viziers endeavored to find defilement and enhance the managerial and military productivity. They were incidentally effective in capturing “deterioration” through conventional changes, and in 1663 Ottoman powers blockaded Vienna for the second time.

The common rangers armed force was made by black powder rifle outfitted European troops, obliging the Ottomans to build their standing infantry and outfit them with guns. This obliged cash. The military fief framework was everything except surrendered and supplanted by duty cultivating. The substantial taxation rate was capable of a limited extent for rebellions in Anatolia, deserting of homestead grounds, and elimination of towns; hence the realm encountered a decrease in expense incomes notwithstanding higher assessments.

The Ottoman Empire experienced extreme growth, together with the spoiled currency, filled defilement. Asian flavors were dispatched specifically to Europe, and wars with Iran intruded on the silk exchange. European fabricated products streamed in, undercutting neighborhood craftsmanship items and improving Levantine dealers. The Ottoman Empire’s unfavorable exchange party brought about a surge of gold, while European states requested more good exchange settlements.

Wars and misfortunes brought about an alternate endeavor at changes. The period of Tulip marks the first cognizant getting of European society and workmanship. Amid the mid-century intermission of peace on the European wildernesses, Ottoman political power was further diffused.

The Culture of the Ulama

One of the numerous afflictions as of now distressing the Muslim world is amnesia with respect to its past. While contending civilizations investigate, dissect and analyze their own particular and also other’s histories in an exertion discover answers to the current issues, Muslims simply appear to float forward, unconscious of their celebrated predecessors and befuddled about their own present parts.  It is not shocking then that it took a Ulama to bring back from obscurity the memories of a standout amongst the most eminent group of Ulama.

Parts of the family essentially taught the individuals who came to them in the patios and received areas of their homes. Generally, ulama assume key parts in the advancement of Muslim social orders in religious life as well as in monetary, social, political and social ones.

The Changing Balance of Power in the Eighteenth Century

States captivate with each other in an environment known as the global framework. All states are thought to be sovereign, and a few states are more effective than others. The framework has various casual controls about how things ought to be carried out, yet these principles are not trying. Universal relations have existed the length of states themselves. Be that as it may the current universal framework under which we live today is just a couple of hundreds of years old. Critical occasions have denoted the developments in the advancement of the global framework. It pronounced that the sovereign pioneer of every country state could do as she or he wished inside its fringes and made the state as the principle performing artist in worldwide legislative issues. Starting there and into the future, the global framework has comprised basically of relations among country states.

In the eighteenth hundreds of years, the country state developed as the predominant political unit of the universal framework. An arrangement of compelling states commanded Europe, with the incredible forces climbing and falling. Weaker states frequently united together to keep the overwhelming force from getting to be excessively solid, a practice known as protecting the equalization of force. Incessant wars and financial rivalry denoted this period. A few countries prominently France and England—were compelling through the vast majority of the cutting edge age, however some, for example, Spain and the Ottoman Empire—shrank in control over the long run.

In the fallout of the war, the global framework changed significantly once more. The significant forces of Europe had endured incredible, though the United States started to leave its detachment and change into a worldwide force. In the meantime, the end of the Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian realms made an arrangement of new countries, and the ascent of socialism in Russia displayed issues for different countries. These variables helped the Treaty of Versailles, the ascent of Nazism and socialism.

Divergent path of thoughts

The unity of God and multiplicity of created beings separated the absolute goodness of God and apparent evil of the world. The philosophers thought that the universe was created by the unity of God and prophecy. They limited the knowledge of God to universals and ideas that shaped particular beings. The view became incompatible with Quran image of God based on every individual living creation. A believe in the immorality of the soul as a separate being infused to material body by use of active intelligence and would separate from body after death and depart to God. Islamic rationality, pervaded as it is with Islamic philosophy, recognizes more obviously than Aristotelianism the distinction in the middle of quintessence and presence. While presence is the space of the unforeseen and the incidental, substance persists inside a being past the unplanned.

A few philosophers contended that Avicenna was the first to view presence as a mishap that happens to the path. This part of metaphysics is not the most integral to the qualification that Avicenna secured in the middle of embodiment and presence. One can’t in this manner make the claim that philosophers was the defender of the idea of essentialism essentially, given that presence when considered as far as need would ontologically decipher into a thought of the “Essential Existent-because of Itself, which is without depiction or definition and, specifically, without quiddity or embodiment. Thus, the metaphysics is “existentialist” when representing being–qua–existence as far as need, while it is essentialist as far as pondering being–qua–existence as far as “contingency–qua–possibility”.

Culture of the Court of People

In the culture of the courts of the people section, the author gives an enumeration of how rules and guidelines in the society were applied. Among the application was to regulate how people used to relate in order to maintain peace. The Quran acted as a point of reference. For instance music and poem was allowed to be a form of communication and educating the people, however, it was regulated. Additionally, literacy is a tool that empowers people.

In those days, literacy was very low and many people did not know how to read and write. Madras became the route to enlighten. It gave the people podium of getting varied views and opinions. Besides, the Muslims community have varied believes according to the culture and the practice of religion and this gave them the stance to rigidly stand on strong opinionated options in the society.


Works Cited

Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabiʻ. Intellectual origins of Islamic resurgence in the modern Arab world.\

SUNY Press, 1996.