"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -144) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Riba in Lisan Al Arab / translated by Ruba Alfattouh, Abdulkader Thomas, and Najwa Abdel Hadi In the shadow of Deuteronomy : approaches to interest and usury in Judaism and Christianity / Vincent J. Cornell The juridical meaning of riba / Sh. Wahba Al Zuhaili ; translated by Iman Abdul Rahim and Abdulkader Thomas An overview of the Shariaʼa prohibition of riba / Emad H. Khalil The modern debate over riba in Egypt / Emad H. Khalil and Abdulkader Thomas Why has Islam prohibited interest? : rationale beyind the prohibition of interest / M. Umer Chapra An attempt to understand the economic wisdom (ḥikma) in the prohibition of riba / Mahmoud A. El-Gamal What is riba? / Abdulkader Thomas.