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Qadi-s and the political use of the mazalim jurisdiction under the 'Abbasids

Sujet: [SHS:HIST] Humanities and Social Sciences/History, cadi, mazâlim, calife, gouverneur, Tulunides, Ikhshidides, mihna
Auteur: Tillier, Mathieu
Résumé: In this article, I show that mazalim courts could be used by rulers for political means, especially in order to bypass shari'a courts. I also study the qadis' role at the mazalim courts.
Disciplines: Histoire
Régions: Moyen-Orient