Adel Allouche is a Lecturer (retired) in the Department of History. He teaches medieval Islamic history, in particular proto-dynastic rule in early Islamic history, and on Shi’i-Sunni polemics. He is the author of Mamluk Economics: A Study and Translation of al-Maqrizi's Ighathah (1994) and The Origins and Development of the Ottoman-Safavid Conflict (906-962/1500-1555) (1983; Turkish translation 2001) as well as several articles and book reviews.
Entries “Ibn Baãã_ãa” and “Epidemics.” In Medieval Islamic Civilization: An Encyclopedia. Edited by Josef Meri. New York: Routledge, 2005.
“Arabian Religions.” In The Encyclopedia of Religion. Second Edition. Edited by Lindsay Jones. Vol. 1, pp. 442-446. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2005.
Osmanlì-Safevî Ili_kileri: Kökenleri ve Geli_imi. Istanbul: Anka Yayìnlarì, 2001.