FACULTY OF ARTS AND SCIENCESDEPARTMENT OF HISTORY


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kayhan Orbay



Contact


Social Sciences Building, #Z-29
+90 312 210 5975
korbay(at)metu.edu.tr

 

 

Education


Ph. D., Vienna University, 2007

M.A., Ankara University, 2011

M. A., Bilkent University, 2001

B.A., Ankara Univeristy, 1995

 

 

Areas of Interest

 

Ottoman Economic and Social History; 17th Century General Crisis; the Celali Effect; History of Prices; The Waqf System; Accounting History; The Çift-Hane System.

 

 

Courses


HIST 325 Research in History I

HIST 326 Research in History II

HIST 405 Ottoman Statecraft

HIST 406 Ottoman Socio-economic History

HIST 420 Themes in the Early Modern Period

HIST 520 Crisis and Change in the Ottoman Empire

 

 

Selected Publications

 

 

“Celalis Recorded in the Account Books”, Rivista degli Studi Orientali LXXVIII: 1-2 (2004): 71-84.

 

“Vakıf Muhasebe Defterlerinde Aynî Toplanan Tarımsal Gelirler ve Aynî Giderlerin Fiyatlandırılması ve Tarihsel Fiyatlar Endekslemeleri Konusunda” (On the In-kind Agricultural Income and Expenditures in the Waqf Account Books and the Historical Price Indices), Osmanlı Arastirmaları / The Journal of Ottoman Studies 24 (2004): 289-305.