Circassian Colonization in the Danube Vilayet in the 60s and 70s of the XIXth century Cover Image
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Черкезката колонизация в Дунавския вилает през 60-те –70-те години на XIX в.
Circassian Colonization in the Danube Vilayet in the 60s and 70s of the XIXth century

Author(s): Ventzislav Muchinov
Subject(s): Social Sciences
Published by: Институт за изследване на населението и човека - Българска академия на науките
Keywords: Historical Demography; Bulgarian Lands; National Revival; XVIII–XIX century; Migration Policy; Ottoman Empire; Circassian Colonization;

Summary/Abstract: The article explores the problems associated with the numerous Circassian colonization in the Danube Vilayet in the 60s and 70s of the XIXcentury. The article establishes the number of Circassian settlers. The actions of the Ottoman rule for their accommodation and adaptation to social and economic life of the region are revealed. The results of the Ottoman policy on “Circassian question”, which has a strong influence on the overall development of this large region of the Bulgarian lands, are analysed in the article.

  • Issue Year: 2012
  • Issue No: 1-2
  • Page Range: 125-141
  • Page Count: 17
  • Language: Bulgarian