:: Volume 13, Issue 49 (HISTORICAL STUDIES OF ISLAM , 2021) ::
مطالعات تاریخ اسلام 2021, 13(49): 139-165 Back to browse issues page
Ferdowsi and Providing a THeoretical Background for Rising the Authority of Premiership in Medieval Iran(5-9 AH/11-15 AD Centuries)
Ali Akbar Najafi Rudmajani , Javad Abbasi
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Without a theoretical appropriate background, it was difficult for the premiership (vezarat ) to reach the peak of power in seljuqed era. This theoretical efforts have been made since the beginning of the fourth century and simultaneously as the revitalization of the premiership. Ferdowsi was one of the thinkers who made the efforts about in this subject. The purpose of this study is to answer the question: How were Ferdowsi’s efforts used to provide a appropriate theoretical background for the maximize the authority of the premiership?. In the SHahname, specially in historical part, Ferdowsi introduced the vezir  as the main character of this section, due to the lack of the mythical era  wise kings. By the introduce Bzorgmehr  as sage/vezir, he made him a symbol of the premiership, which could be used as a background for this institution.
Keywords: premiership(vezarat), Ferdowsi, SHahnameh, Bozorgmehr
Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Received: 2021/03/9 | Accepted: 2021/09/11 | Published: 2021/10/11

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