This e-book investigates the significance of waging jihad for legitimacy in pre-colonial Morocco. It counters colonial interpretations of the pre-colonial Moroccan sultanate as hopelessly divided into territories of 'obedience' and 'dissidence' by way of suggesting that state-society war was once one point of a continuing strategy of political negotiation. targeted research of kingdom and society interpretations of jihad through the severe interval of the French conquest of Algeria sincerely exhibits this method at play and its regular evolution within the context of accelerating ecu strain, which culminated within the imposition of the French protectorate in 1912.
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