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Author Choudhury, Masudul Alam, 1948-

Title The universal paradigm and the Islamic world-system [electronic resource] : economy, society, ethics and science / Masudul Alam Choudhury.

Imprint Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2007.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 169 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 159-166) and index.
Contents List of figures -- Acknowledgements -- Foreword / by Burhanuddin Abdullah -- Introduction -- Concept of worldview versus paradigm -- Unity of knowledge as the worldview -- Human consciousness -- Islamic economics and finance : the moral basis -- Tawhidi questions of technology and technological change -- Human well-being adversely affected by interest-based financing -- Problems of economic reasoning and the Islamic panacea -- Problems of financial reasoning and the Islamic alternative -- The illogical basis of interest rates -- Questioning modernity by the Tawhidi worldview -- Conclusion -- Glossary of Arabic terms -- References -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Economics -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Islam and science.
Knowledge, Theory of (Islam)
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789812704603

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