Abstract


"Tanzimat Dönemi"nde İrtidat ve Din Değiştirme: Selim Ağa Örneği
The issue of conversion and apostasy had emerged as a problem in the Ottoman Empire during the Tanzimat period and had taken a shape with the change in the political and social attitudes of the ruling elite. This short essay that focuses on the conversion of Selim Ağa from Salonica with his family aims to contribute to available literature on the conversion and apostasy problem in the Tanzimat period.

Keywords
The Ottoman Empire during the Tanzimat period, apostasy, Selim Ağa from Salonica.