Islamic Economics: A Short History

Islamic Economics: A Short History

by Ahmed El-Ashker, Rodney Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004151346

ISBN-13: 9789004151345

Pub. Date: 10/27/2006

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This comprehensive survey of Islamic economic thought covers the development of ideas from the early Muslim jurists to the period of the Umayyads and Abbasids. The economic concerns of the Ottomans, Safawids and Moghuls are examined, as is the profusion of more recent writing.  See more details below

Overview

This comprehensive survey of Islamic economic thought covers the development of ideas from the early Muslim jurists to the period of the Umayyads and Abbasids. The economic concerns of the Ottomans, Safawids and Moghuls are examined, as is the profusion of more recent writing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004151345
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/27/2006
Series:
Themes in Islamic Studies Series, #3
Pages:
454
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.37(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgement
Transliteration of Arabic Letters

Pre-Islamic Arabia: Poetry, Tribal Rivalry and Heroism (800 B.C.–10 A.C.)
The Birth of the Islamic State: Economic Thought in the Qur"àn and Sunnah (610 A.C.–632 A.C.)
Thought of the Rightly Guided Caliphs (632 A.C.–661 A.C.)
The Dynastic Caliphates: The Umayyads and the Reforms (661 A.C.–750 A.C.)
The Abbasìd’s Golden Age: The Florescence of Islamic Economics (750 A.C.–1000 A.C.)
Political Fragmentation and Cultural Diversity
(1000 A.C.–1400 A.C.)
The Three Empires and the Islamic Phoenix
(1400 A.C.–1800 A.C.)
The Crisis of Modernisation and Islamicisation:
From Reform to Revival (1800 A.C.–20th Century)
Islamic Economic Renaissance: Islamic Economics in the Twentieth Century

Glossary
Bibliography
Index

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