Average Rating 0 Reviews View In this podcast, the second of a two part series, host Christopher Rose continues his discussion with Barbara Petzen, Director of Middle East Connections, about the Ottoman Empire. In this episode, Ms. Petzen begins by discussing what daily life under the Ottoman Empire was like. She uses this social history to question the typical categories used to teach about the Ottoman Empire and, in particular, challenge listeners to reevaluate what is meant by the long and slow "decline" of the empire. This podcast includes links to additional reading and primary sources about the Ottoman Empire. Related Resources The Modern Middle East Resource GuideHistory & Culture People Who Help UsHistory & Culture Egypt: A Country StudyHistory & Culture Do Muslim Women Really Need Saving?History & Culture Reviews Login to submit a review There are no reviews yet for this resource.