From Mahmud Kaşgari to Evliya Çelebi : : Studies in Middle Turkic and Ottoman Literatures / / Robert Dankoff.

This volume of collected essays focuses on Middle Turkic and Ottoman literature.

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter Gorgias Press Backlist eBook-Package 2001-2013
Place / Publishing House:Piscataway, NJ : : Gorgias Press, , [2009]
Year of Publication:2009
Series:Analecta Isisiana: Ottoman and Turkish Studies
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Physical Description:1 online resource (508 p.)
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Table Of Contents
  • Introduction
  • Part 1: Middle Turkic
  • 1. Qarakhanid Literature and the Beginnings of Turco-Islamic Culture
  • 2. On Nature in Karakhanid Literature
  • 3. Three Turkic Verse Cycles Relating to Inner Asian Warfare
  • 4. Inner Asian Wisdom Traditions in the Pre-Mongol Period
  • 5. Kāšhġarī on the Tribal and Kinship Organization of the Turks
  • 6. Kāšhġarī on the Beliefs and Superstitions of the Turks
  • 7. The Alexander Romance in the Dīwān Lughāt at-Turk
  • 8. Baraq and Burāq
  • 9. Middle Turkic Vulgarisms
  • 10. Yūsuf Khāṣṣ Ḥajib Wisdom Of Royal Glory (Kutadgu Bilig) A Turko-Islamic Mirror For Princes
  • 11. Textual Problems in Kutadgu Bilig
  • 12. Animal Traits in the Army Commander
  • 13. Some Notes on the Middle Turkic Glosses
  • Part 2: Ottoman
  • 14. The Lyric in the Romance: The Use of Ghazals in Persian and Turkish Mas̱navīs
  • 15. The Romance of Iskender and Gülshāh
  • 16. Inner and Outer Oğuz in Dede Korkut
  • 17. The Seyahatname of Evliya Çelebi as a Literary Monument
  • 18. Turkic Languages and Turkish Dialects according to Evliya Çelebi
  • 19. The Languages of the World according to Evliya Çelebi
  • 20. Evliya Çelebi on the Armenian Language of Sivas in 1650
  • 21. "Miġdisi": An Armenian Source for the Seyahatname
  • 22. Marrying a Sultana: The Case of Melek Ahmed Pasha
  • 23. An Unpublished Account of mum söndürmek in the Seyāḥatnāme of Evliya Chelebi
  • 24. Establishing the Text of Evliya Çelebi's Seyahatname: A Critique of Recent Scholarship and Suggestions for the Future
  • 25. "Shall We Tear Down That Observatory?" Evliya Çelebi and Philology
  • 26. Some Reflections on the Editing of Book 9 of the Seyahatname
  • 27. Some Reflections on the Editing of Book 10 of the Seyahatname
  • 28. Two Armeno-Turkish Texts: Lament for a Dead Daughter and Game of Chance
  • 29. "The Story of Faris and Vena": Eremya (xl obi's Turkish Version of an Old French Romance