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Turks in the Occident, medieval era

Migration A–Z

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  1. Şevket Küçükhüseyin

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm550

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

Küçükhüseyin, Ş. 2013. Turks in the Occident, medieval era. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

This article is primarily concerned with the migration of Turkish-speaking Muslims to the Balkans during the Ottoman period. Due to the complexity of the topic the discussion is restricted to a synoptic overview.

Keywords:

  • archaeology;
  • Asia;
  • cross-cultural;
  • empire;
  • social change;
  • medieval