A. K. Bennison, Tribal identities and the formation of the Almohad élite: the salutory tale of Ibn ?Atiyya Biografías magrebíes: identidades y grupos religiosos, sociales y políticos en el Magreb medieval, pp.245-271

M. J. Fletcher and . Brill, In The Legacy of Muslim Spain Handbuch der Orientalistik 12 Leiden: E 31 On this question, see Maribel Fierro, « The q??î as ruler », Saber religioso y poder político en el Islam The figure of the judge benefitted from his dedication to the ?ilm (the monopoly over the transmission of science had a strong power of legitimation), but also from his financial strength, This judge-wealth relationship is a topos in the Arab sources and clearly designates the judicature as a source of political power, pp.71-116, 1992.