The Articulation of Power in Medieval Iberia and the Maghrib

Author(s): 
Bennison, Amira K.
ISBN: 
9780197265697
Date published: 
January 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£50.00

How do rulers make their rule palatable to their people? This book examines the question from the perspective of medieval Muslims in the areas that are now Spain, Portugal, and Morocco. It looks at strategies of legitimation ranging from the use of titles to issues such as economic prosperity.