Значение трудов М.А. Усманова для изучения истории права среднеазиатских государств XVI – начала ХХ вв.: историография вопроса и перспективы дальнейших исследований
There are potentialities of using of M.A. Usmanov’s methods (developed for research of official acts of the the Golden Horde and its successors) conformably to study of legal acts of Central Asian khanates of 16th – beginning of 20th cc. are examined in this article. Author analyzes historiography of study of Central Asian legal acts, reveals several mistakes made by previous scholars, clarifies opportunities of applying of M.A. Usmanov’s methods to meet lacks and remove stereotypes about law of Central Asian khanates which were made before. Using of M.A. Usmanov’s methods, in particular, allows us to observe the succession of legal development of late medieval Central Asian khanates from the Mongol Empire, Golden Horde and other imperial states of Chinggisids, reveal co-relation of Islamic and Chinggisid (“khans”) law in these states, saving in it of Mongolian imperial legal institutions, principles and regulations.