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In "A Social background of the past due Ottoman Women," Duygu Koksal and Anastasia Falierou compile new examine on ladies of other geographies and groups of the past due Ottoman Empire focusing quite at the ways that girls won energy and exercised agency."

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What makes the latter particularly significant is that women so often legitimized their entrance to working life in the name of education. Drawing on a range of articles from popular women’s periodicals, Elif Mahir Metinsoy demonstrates that education, work, and clothing were the most fervently debated issues among Turkish Ottoman women writers of the Armistice period (1918–1923). It is interesting to note that as participants in these debates women writers often present divergent or even opposing points of view.

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