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Islamic Critique of Conventional Financing

In: Handbook of Islamic Banking


  • Latifa M. Algaoud
  • Mervyn K. Lewis


The Handbook of Islamic Banking comprises 25 studies by leading international experts on Islamic banking and finance specially commissioned to analyse the various debates and the current state of play in the field. This comprehensive Handbook provides a succinct analysis of the workings of Islamic banking and finance, accessible to a wide range of readers. At the same time, it seeks to bring the current research agenda and the main issues on Islamic banking before a wider audience.

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  • Latifa M. Algaoud & Mervyn K. Lewis, 2007. "Islamic Critique of Conventional Financing," Chapters, in: M. Kabir Hassan & Mervyn K. Lewis (ed.),Handbook of Islamic Banking, chapter 3, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  • Handle: RePEc:elg:eechap:3621_3

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