Kathryn A. Schwartz
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Charting Arabic Cryptology's Evolution*
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Computer Science
Cryptologia

15 September 2009
TLDR
The evolution of the Arabic cryptologic treatises discovered in Istanbul's Süleymaniye library is presented, linking its various phases to the greater bureaucratic trends of the regimes which produced these treatises. Expand
3 Citations
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Meaningful Mediums: A Material and Intellectual History of Manuscript and Print Production in Nineteenth Century Ottoman Cairo
Kathryn A. Schwartz
History
29 September 2015
4 Citations
Book history, print, and the Middle East
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Psychology
1 December 2017
1 Citation
An eastern scholar’s engagement with the European study of the east
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Political Science
7 December 2018
Did Ottoman Sultans Ban Print?
Kathryn A. Schwartz
History
25 October 2017
This paper argues that the study of Ottoman printing developed from the European experience of print, and that this history continues to impact contemporary scholarship on the topic unduly. To… Expand
7 Citations
A Printer’s Odd Plea to Reform Legal Pluralism in Khedival Egypt*
O. Y. Cheta, Kathryn A. Schwartz
Political Science
22 December 2020
Waiting for Müteferrika: Glimpses of Ottoman Print Culture, written by Orlin Sabev
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Sociology
22 November 2018
From Text to Technological Context: Medieval Arabic Cryptology's Relation to Paper, Numbers, and the Post
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Computer Science
Cryptologia

1 April 2014
TLDR
This article argues that papermaking supported cryptanalysis's invention; that cryptology—meaning both cryptography and cryptanalysis—could not be practiced before the sustained production of paper; and that Medieval Arabic cryptology originated in tandem with algebra, and that the regional Islamicate postal service, or the barīd, was used to relay Medieval Arabic Cryptology. Expand
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THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF PRIVATE PRINTING IN CAIRO AS TOLD FROM A COMMISSIONING DEAL TURNED SOUR, 1871
Kathryn A. Schwartz
Political Science
International Journal of Middle East Studies
20 January 2017
Abstract This article examines the political economy of Cairo's emerging Arabic private printing industry during the third quarter of the 19th century. I use the constituent texts of the industry to… Expand
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