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Malaysia, 1981–1997: Islamization and Capitalist Development

Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr

in The Islamic Leviathan: Islam and the making of State Power.

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195144260
eISBN:
9780199833931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195144260.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the 1980s, Malaysia adopted the policy of state‐led Islamization. The ruling UMNO party co‐opted ABIM, fashioned itself as an Islamically oriented party, and adopted many Islamist ideas. The state ... More


Reflecting on Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Risks, Reputation and Stability

Habib Ahmed, Mehmet Asutay, and Rodney Wilson

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book examines whether Islamic banks perform better than their conventional counterparts in times of financial crisis, as well as the extent to which systems for managing risk have to be adapted ... More


Faith and Politics

Jytte Klausen

in The Islamic Challenge: Politics and Religion in Western Europe

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199231980
eISBN:
9780191696534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199231980.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

There has been a lack of concrete ideas about how to integrate Islam in Europe, in part because for decades no serious thought was given to the question. Since September, 11, 2001, however, security ... More


Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Habib Ahmed, Mehmet Asutay, and Rodney Wilson (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book asks a number of questions: Do Islamic financial institutions perform better than their Western counterparts during periods of financial crisis? How do Islamic financial institutions manage ... More


Enhancing Governance, Accountability and Transparency in Islamic Financial Institutions: An Examination into Sharīcah Internal Control Audit

Zurina Shafii and Supiah Salleh

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explores corporate governance, accountability and transparency in Islamic financial institutions (IFIs), with emphasis on internal Sharī’ah audit practices in Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad ... More


Introduction

Clement M. Henry and Rodney Wilson

in The Politics of Islamic Finance

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748618361
eISBN:
9780748653089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748618361.003.0110
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

In the wake of the terrorist attacks on the United States, the UN Security Council passed a resolution targeting transnational sources of terrorist funds. As the US and multinational institutions ... More


An ʿĀ lim in the Russian Empire

Nathan Spannaus

in Preserving Islamic Tradition: Abu Nasr Qursawi and the Beginnings of Modern Reformism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
August 2019
ISBN:
9780190251789
eISBN:
9780190251802
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190251789.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

Following the Russian conquests of the 16th century, ulama became the foremost social authorities for Volga-Ural Muslims. Tsarist efforts at governing the Muslim population increasingly focused on ... More


Sharīcah Report: a Potential Tool for Sharīcan Non-Compliant Risk Management

Abdou Karim Diaw and Irawan Febianto

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter examines the extent to which Sharī’ah reports can be used as an effective tool in risk management, with emphasis on non-compliance risks. Drawing on the experience of the ten leading ... More


Wealth Mobilisation by Islamic Banks: The Malaysian Case

Sudin Haron and Badrul Hisham Kamaruddin

in Islamic Perspectives on Wealth Creation

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748621002
eISBN:
9780748653096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748621002.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

Many criticisms have been made against the means of wealth mobilisation by conventional banks. For Kuran (1986), the interest used by conventional banks profits only certain sectors of the economy as ... More


Islamic Institutions and Secular Charities: Obstacles to Providing Substitute Resources

Kelly M. McMann

in Corruption as a Last Resort: Adapting to the Market in Central Asia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453274
eISBN:
9780801454912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453274.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter shows how market reform has limited the ability of Islamic institutions and secular charities to meet basic needs in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. Interviews conducted with representatives ... More


A Survey on Sharīc Ah Governance Practices in Islamic Financial Institutions in Malaysia, Gcc Countries and the Uk

Zulkifli Hasan

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Sharī’ah governance is an additional layer of governance within the internal structure of corporate governance in Islamic financial institutions (IFIs) and serves as an important mechanism for ... More


Breaking and Blurring Jurisdictional Boundaries

Jessica M. Marglin

in Across Legal Lines: Jews and Muslims in Modern Morocco

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300218466
eISBN:
9780300225082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300218466.003.0004
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter looks more closely at the interplay between Jewish and Islamic courts. It discusses instances in which Jews chose to bring cases to Islamic legal institutions even when they could have ... More


Towards Genuine Sharīc ah Products with Lessons of the Financial Crisis

Abdulazeem Abozaid

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter examines the outcomes of Sharī’ah governance in Islamic financial institutions, with emphasis on financial products that have raised objections from Sharī’ah board members, particularly ... More


On British Islam: Religion, Law, and Everyday Practice in Shari'a Councils

John R. Bowen

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691158549
eISBN:
9781400881055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691158549.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This book examines the history and everyday workings of Islamic institutions in Britain, with a focus on shariʻa councils. These councils concern themselves with religious matters, especially ... More


Islamic Topographies

John R. Bowen

in On British Islam: Religion, Law, and Everyday Practice in Shari'a Councils

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691158549
eISBN:
9781400881055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691158549.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter examines a second kind of pathway, one concerning ideas and practices of religion and politics. In India, British rule both validated religious governance of family affairs and drove ... More


The Law of the Market

Jessica M. Marglin

in Across Legal Lines: Jews and Muslims in Modern Morocco

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780300218466
eISBN:
9780300225082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300218466.003.0003
Subject:
History, African History

This chapter focuses on the Assarrafs and the ways in which they engaged Muslim notaries public and shariʻa courts to sustain their quotidian business dealings. It shows that Jewish merchants like ... More


When Can Shariʿa Be British?

John R. Bowen

in On British Islam: Religion, Law, and Everyday Practice in Shari'a Councils

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691158549
eISBN:
9781400881055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691158549.003.0011
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter discusses how Islamic institutions are keeping Muslims from fully integrating into English, or British, society. Some Islamic institutions deeply trouble at least some non-Muslims in ... More


Guild Waqf: Between Religious Law and Common Law

Nelly Hanna

in Held in Trust: Waqf in the Islamic World

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789774163937
eISBN:
9781617970924
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774163937.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The study of waqf is a field that has known intensive scholarly work, this institution having for many decades been explored by legal scholars and historians who have scrutinized waqf law and the ... More


Darul Uloom Deoband’s Approach to Social Issues: Image, Reality, and Perception

Taberez Ahmed Neyazi

in Being Muslim in South Asia: Diversity and Daily Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780198092063
eISBN:
9780199082872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198092063.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

Much of the recent debate concerning Muslims and Islamic religious education has been confined to security issues. Simplistic reductionism and predetermined assumptions that regard Islam as a fixed ... More


Corruption as a Last Resort: Adapting to the Market in Central Asia

Kelly M. McMann

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453274
eISBN:
9780801454912
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453274.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Why do ordinary people engage in corruption? This book contends that bureaucrats, poverty, and culture do not force individuals in Central Asia to pay bribes, use connections, or sell political ... More


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