Please read the primary sources of this week’s section in light of the questions below:
1. What are the main points of reform named in the Gülhane Edict? In which aspects would you compare them with earlier texts we have discussed such as the Declaration of the Rights of Man and Citizen?
2. Considering the multi-ethnic and multi-religious structure of the Ottoman Empire, what kind of roles did Ahmed Midhat Efendi attribute to Ottomanism (Osmanlıcılık)?
HIST 106 Team