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Foundations of islamic banking : theory, practice and education.

Publisher: Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

After barely half a century of experience, Islamic banking has become established as a niche industry across the world, offering new and sophisticated financial products designed to be compliant with  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0857937405 9780857937407
OCLC Number: 844909850
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Contents: Contents: Preface1. Introduction to Islamic Financial InstitutionsMohamed Ariff and Munawar Iqbal PART I: FOUNDATIONS OF ETHICAL FINANCIAL TRANSACTIONS2. Ethics-based Financial Transactions: An Assessment of Islamic BankingMohamed Ariff3. Ethical Principles in Islamic Business and Banking TransactionsMervyn K. Lewis4. Adapting Understanding of Riba to Islamic Banking: Some DevelopmentsAbdullah Saeed PART II: ISLAMIC BANKING PRINCIPLES, REGULATIONS AND GOVERNANCE 5. Development, History and Prospects of Islamic BankingMunawar Iqbal6. Development of Legal Issues of Corporate Governance for Islamic BankingIshaq Bhatti and Maria Bhatti7. Corporate Governance and Islamic BanksMichael T. Skully PART III: THE PRACTICE: OPERATING ISLAMIC FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS8. Performance of Islamic Banks and Conventional BanksMohamed Ariff, Mohammad K. Badar, Shamsher M. and Taufiq Hassan 9. Shari'ah-consistent Investment Vehicles in MalaysiaKabir Hassan and Eric Girard10. Takaful Insurance: Concept, History and Development ChallengesSyed Othman Alhabshi and Shaikh Hamzah Razak PART IV: A DEBATE ON THE ISSUE OF REWARD FOR PARTING WITH CAPITAL11. Usury and its Critics: From the Middle Ages to ModernityConstant Mews and Adrian Walsh12. Riba and Interest in Islamic Banking: An Historical ReviewRaquib Zaman13. Tensions in Christian Financial Ethics: An Historical OverviewIbrahim AbrahamPART V: EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BANKING ACCREDITATION14. Human Capital Development in Islamic Finance: Initiatives and ChallengesSyed Hamid AljunidIndex


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