The Integrity of the Marinid kingdom’s administrative system

Jamsari, E.A. and Ashari, M.Z.A.H. and Sidek, R.S.M. and Nor, M.R.M. (2012) The Integrity of the Marinid kingdom’s administrative system. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, 7 (5). pp. 247-257. ISSN 1815-932X,


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Being an Islamic kingdom in the medieval period, the Marinids (1215-1465M) is regarded as a good and strong one when it was able to rule the entire al-Maghrib during its days of glory. This paper aims to review the governance system of the Kingdom of Marinid which includes its administration and personnel recruitment. In addition, this paper seeks to identify the duty and role that each government departments played during the era of the Marinids. This study used the method of qualitative study which involves both historical study and content analysis methods. The finding showed that the long life span of the Marinids and its ruling power in al-Maghrib was due to the kingdom’s effective governance system which has clearly defined and documented authorities for all roles in each government departments.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Marinid Kingdom, Administrative system, al-Maghrib and al-Andalus, Granada, Fez, Governance system, Integrity
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > Islam
D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
D History General and Old World > DT Africa
Divisions: Academy of Islamic Studies > Dept of Islamic History & Civilization
Depositing User: Dr Mohd Roslan Mohd Nor
Date Deposited: 05 Dec 2012 07:31
Last Modified: 05 Dec 2012 07:31

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