Ill If present knowledge of the Omani tribal system and how it functions is incomplete, knowledge of the imamate and of Ibadi religious ideologies is even more schematic ; sociological interpretations of the functioning of the imamate are simply nonexistent. Barth Frederik, "Factors of production, economic circulation, and inequality of inner Arabia," Research in Economic Anthropology, 1, pp. Beidelman for their critical comments on an earlier version of this paper. He promised that in this process that he would:. Rome controlled the vast, ill-defined territory through alliances with the tribes rather than through military occupation, expanding its authority only to those areas, that were economically useful or that could be defended without additional manpower. Thus the northern tenth of the country, with both Atlantic and Mediterranean coasts, were excluded from the French-controlled area and treated as a Spanish protectorate. The moderate tactics used by the CAM to obtain consideration of reform — including petitions, newspaper editorials, and personal appeals to French.
Under Yusuf ibn Tashfinthe Almoravids were invited by the Muslim taifa princes of Al-Andalus to defend their territories from the Christian kingdoms.
History of Morocco
Although part of the larger Islamic EmpireMorocco was initially organized as a subsidiary province of Ifriqiyawith the local governors appointed by the Muslim governor in Kairouan. There were, however, important differences. By early Aprilthe Sultan was besieged in his palace in Fez and the French prepared to send troops to help put down the rebellion under the pretext of protecting European lives and property. Police Power in International Relations. France showed a strong interest in Morocco as early as Walter Burton Harrisa British journalist who wrote extensively on Morocco, wrote:.