CONTRIBUTION OF OTTOMAN WOMEN IN SOCIAL SOLIDARITY IN OTTOMAN SOCIETY FROM EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TO REPUBLIC PERIOD
There are four criteria that measure the height level of a civilization. 1-That civilisation’s attitude towards the woman, 2-that civilisation’s attitude towards the other, 3-that civilisation’s attitude towards the powerless, 4- that civilisation’s attitude towards poor and orphans. A culture which is fed from the neighborhood tradition, from birth until death, good and bad days and to share joy and sorrow was based on solidarity. Zakat, charity, to help needy neighbors, such as the fitler was a primary consideration. That’s the purpose of this research is to examine the Social Solidarity Contribution in the Ottoman Women Ottoman Society.
Key Words: Social Solidarity, Ottoman Women, Ottoman Society