Orientalism Alla Turca : Late 19th/Early 20th Century Ottoman Voyages into the Muslim 'Outback'

  title={Orientalism Alla Turca : Late 19th/Early 20th Century Ottoman Voyages into the Muslim 'Outback'},
  author={Raoul Motika and Christoph Herzog},
  journal={Die Welt des Islams},
During the nineteenth century, a fundamental cultural change took place in the Ottoman Empire resulting from processes of acculturation and self-assertion as against the European expansion.' Although there exists no sharp fault line dividing Ottoman Muslim culture into "traditional" Or "pre-modern" and "modern", it is a widely accepted view that the modernization processes rapidly accelerated after the middle of the nineteenth century. In this period, European forms of literature were… 
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