Ottoman Hunting Organization of Silistra Sanjak in The 16th Century


ALKAN M. , Gokbuga F.

GAZI AKADEMIK BAKIS-GAZI ACADEMIC VIEW, cilt.9, sa.17, ss.23-39, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 17
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: GAZI AKADEMIK BAKIS-GAZI ACADEMIC VIEW
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.23-39

Özet

While hunting in traditional societies, was most commonly practised as a profession, for food, sports or entertainment, it was fully a part of Ottoman State organization as a military exercise or war game. From the first Ottoman rulers, there has been hunting institution in the palace. An organized hunting institution, regular hunting practices and the number of hunted animals had been perceived as the symbols of power of the ruler.