Prostitution (Ottoman Empire) | International Encyclopedia of the First World War (WW1)

  • Published 2017

Abstract

Stability and order on the home front constituted a vital condition for mobilization efforts in the Ottoman Empire. A number of measures issued by the Ottoman government during the First World War reveal that there was a need to take action against the destructive effects of war on the social tissue of society. This article takes into account prostitution, which was among the primary issues on the Ottoman home front. In the first part of the article, wartime prostitution will be discussed using both secondary sources and archival documents. Together with a detailed analysis of Ottoman Table of

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@inproceedings{2017ProstitutionE, title={Prostitution (Ottoman Empire) | International Encyclopedia of the First World War (WW1)}, author={}, year={2017} }