By Lucien J. Frary,Mara Kozelsky

During the 19th century—as violence, inhabitants dislocations, and rebellions spread out within the borderlands among the Russian and Ottoman Empires—European and Russian diplomats debated the “Eastern Question,” or, “What might be performed in regards to the Ottoman Empire?” Russian-Ottoman Borderlands brings jointly a world staff of students to teach that the japanese query was once not only one yet many questions that diverse vastly from one historic actor and second to the subsequent. The japanese query (or, from the Ottoman point of view, the Western query) grew to become the principal topic of foreign affairs until eventually the top of the 1st international battle. Its legacy maintains to resonate within the Balkans, the Black Sea area, and the Caucasus today.

            The members deal with ethnicity, faith, renowned attitudes, violence, dislocation and mass migration, financial competition, and great-power international relations. via numerous clean ways, they learn the implications of the jap query within the lives of these peoples it most influenced, the thousands dwelling within the Russian and Ottoman Empires and the borderlands in between.

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