|Size (L x W x H)||31 cm x 22 cm x 3 cm|
Authors : Abdul Ghafar Ismail, Salman Syed Ali, Achmad Tohirin.
ISBN : 9789674184001
Publisher : IIUM Press
Year : 2018
Pages : 518
The nexus between Maqasid al-Shariah and socio economic development predictors is considered a new proposition. The book takes a step to explore the possiblelinks between five elements of Maqasid al-Shariah classified by Imam Al-Ghazali and numerous variables of Socio economic development predictors. The main contribution of this book lies in translating of Maqasid al-Shariah from the theoritical level down to the operational level. It develop a comprehensive list of the variables based on Al-Maqasid al-Shariah for the welfare of the human being to use in allocating their investible resources to vital sectors of the economy.This book also highlights six main areas: first, specifies the definition and conceptualisation of Maqasid al-Shariah as measureable concept; second, suggest various indicators of socio economic development, how they tie with five objectives of the Maqasid al-Shariah; third, evaluate various indicators for the measurement of the multi-dimensionsoverlap between Maqasid al-Shariah and socio economic development measureable; forth, discovers data availability across various countries that may be relevent / useful in the construction of Maqasid al-Shariah based Socio-Economic index; fifth, searches out the addresses of various countries that have such measureable and help construct Maqasid al-Shariah based Socio-Economic index; and sixth, provide recommendations for further research.