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Kazakh Khanate

Nomadic society during the 14th -16th centuries – an extremely complex social organism, a specific feature of which was combination of feudal relations with forms of patriarchal and tribal life.
In Kazakh society in 15th -18th century the main judiciary power belong to biys (judge). Any freemen who had sufficient authority, knowledge of customary law and eloquence, legally were able to biy.
After the death of Tauekel Khan, Esim Khan (1598 - 1628) became the Khan of the Kazakhs. After the death of Abdullah Khan in 1598, domination of the dynasty of Shaybanids in Bukhara virtually ceased.
Kazakh Khanate reached its greatest power in the first quarter of the XVI century, especially under the rule of Kasym Khan (1512 - 1521 years).
The formation of the Kazakh Khanate was complicated by the nature, long in time; it was a multi-dimensional process.
The formation and development of the Kazakh state was essential for combination and consolidation, maintaining of the integrity of the Kazakh ethnic group on the long path of its development.