By Gülhan Balsoy

Epidemics, migration and territorial losses ended in inhabitants decline in early nineteenth-century Turkey. In reaction, Ottoman elites all started a programme of inhabitants development. Balsoy makes use of formerly untapped archival resources to check those advancements, arguing that those adjustments triggered replica to turn into a political experience.

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