DOCUMENTING COMMUNITY IN THE LATE OTTOMAN EMPIRE

@article{Clements2019DOCUMENTINGCI,
  title={DOCUMENTING COMMUNITY IN THE LATE OTTOMAN EMPIRE},
  author={Henry Clements},
  journal={International Journal of Middle East Studies},
  year={2019},
  volume={51},
  pages={423 - 443}
}
  • H. Clements
  • Published 2019
  • History
  • International Journal of Middle East Studies
Abstract This article traces a conflict that erupted in the late 19th century between the Armenians and the Süryani. This conflict, I argue, precipitated nothing less than the creation of the Süryani community itself. The dispute began over the key to a closet in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, but it quickly evolved. Soon, the Armenians and the Süryani were clashing over holy places all around Jerusalem. The dispute centered on an Ottoman administrative arrangement which had been… Expand
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