Dr Claire Norton

Claire Norton

CMR 1900 project
Section Editor, Turkish World

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Dr Norton is Reader in History at St Mary’s University, Twickenham.


Dr Norton's works focuses on early modern Ottoman history. Her research interests include the processes and complexities of identity formation, conceptions of the religious other, motivations for religious conversion, and the political and social uses of narrations of the past. She is also the current Co-Director of the Centre for the Philosophy of History.