Islam Influence on Rise of the Ottoman State
How did Islam influence the rise of the Ottoman State? Please explain and provide examples. Analyze the Ottoman rise to power from a frontier principality to an empire. Guideline: Pay attention to both internal and external developments that made possible the Ottoman success. See: the institutions responsible for the ascension of the Ottoman state, their inter-relationships, the states policies, the Ottoman military conquests, the political situation in Asia Minor, the Balkans, etc. Evaluate the Christian states reaction to the Ottoman expansionism and the Ottoman influence on Christian states. The word count for this essay should be between 900 and 1250 words (This word count limit is mostly a guideline, however if you go over 1500 words youll be penalized by 1 grade point for every 100 extra words). The essay is due on 07/13/20, at 11:59 AM. The last day to submit late is 07/26/20 by 11:59 AM. The late turning in of the essay will result in lowering the grade by 5% per calendar day up to the late turn in deadline. Turning in essays after the last day to submit late is not permitted! Bibliography: Students must use at least one of the following sources: Finkel, Caroline. Osman’s Dream : The History of the Ottoman Empire, Basic Books, 2007. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral-proquest-com.ezproxy.saddleback.edu/lib/saddleback-ebooks/detail.action?docID=782126Links to an external site. (Links to an external site.). (Ch. 1-3, p. 1-80) Halil Inalcik, The Ottoman Empire: The Classical Age, 1300-1600, Praeger, 1973, Chapters: 1-4, p. 5-34 Note: Students must use at least two scholarly sources in their essays. Please refrain from using Wikipedia or similar non-academic sources (as a rule-of-thumb, any .com website is not a valid academic source; use .edu online sources instead).