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Maqasid-e Shari`at


  • Islahi, Abdul Azim


This is a critical book review of Muhammad Nejatullh Siddiqi's work Maqasid-e Shariah. The book especially examines role of the Shariah objectives in formulation economic policy of an Islamic state and its finance.

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  • Islahi, Abdul Azim, 2009. "Maqasid-e Shari`at," MPRA Paper 41370, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 2010.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:41370

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    Law and Economics; Islamic finance;

    JEL classification:

    • Z12 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - Religion
    • K00 - Law and Economics - - General - - - General (including Data Sources and Description)
    • B59 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Current Heterodox Approaches - - - Other
    • G20 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - General


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