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  • Authors: Habibullah, Muzafar Shah; Din, Badariah H.; Abdul Hamid, Baharom (2016)

  • The purpose of this paper is to relate the quality of governance with crime in Malaysia. The study also identifies the best good governance tool to fight against crime in Malaysia. The study uses time-series data on crime rates and six measures of governance: voice and accountability, political stability, government effectiveness, regulatory quality, rule of law and control of corruption. In this study the authors employed the popular autoregressive distributed lagged modeling approach to estimate the long-run model of crime and governance. The authors test the hypothesis that good governance lowers crime rates (total crime, violent and property crimes). The results suggest a negative...

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  • Authors: Wisham, Ismail; Muneeza, Aishath (2011)

  • Corruption is a cancer spoiling the society. It inhibits the developed and developing nations to rise above and turn into developed nations. The developing countries are struggling to tackle the issue of corruption. This indeed affects the development of projects and impacts the grassroots by depriving the marginalised of essential benefits. The objective of this paper is to provide a descriptive analysis on international corruption, curbing legislations existing in the world today. It is argued here that corruption needs to be curbed at all cost. This article also proposes suggestions on how this issue may be resolved. The authors contend that a single set of legislation against cor...

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  • Authors: Yasini, Marifatulhaq (2017)

  • This paper aims to propose a modality for the mitigating of Shari'ah non-compliance risk that may arise from voidable contract. Despite all the positive legal developments and achievements that are provided by the Islamic Finance laws that are enacted in the recent years, the question of voidable contracts (al-aqd al-fasid) remains a lacuna in the legal framework of Islamic finance. Although, in Malaysia the Contract Act (CA) 1950 provides a number of provisions that deal with voidable contracts, it does not look at the contract from the Islamic perspective. It provisions are restricted to the conventional system ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: t BP 158.7 Q1 Y29)<...

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  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • This book aims to provide a sound foundation of knowledge in fatwa and Shari'ah governance in Islamic finance. This foundation is coupled with very important aspects of Islamic jurisprudence, legal maxims, and Islamic law of contracts. The book is trying to achieve the following objectives: 1. to provide a clear understanding of the concept of fatwa and Shari'ah governance pertaining to business and finance. 2. to give an overview on the major issues pertaining to fatwa and Shari'ah governance. 3. to understand the process of fatwa and its Shari'ah framework in Islamic finance.

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  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2010)

  • Alternative dispute resolution ('ADR') is not a new concept which was introduced in the last century; but rather, it is a rejuvenation of the conservative methods of dispute resolution which was inherent in previous societies. The main objective of this paper is to prove that conventional ADR is not alien to Islamic law, but the modern ADR is in specie of the Islamic ADR.

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  • Authors: Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2013)

  • This book combines the theory and practice of Islamic commercial law in an English-language text. From the experts at the International Islamic University Malaysia, the book examines the source materials in the Qur'an and Hadith, and highlights the views and positions of leading schools of Islamic law, without burying the reader in juristic minutia. It combines theory with practice to address the needs of students while providing a pragmatic treatment of Islamic contracts. It provides diagrams for individual contracts to reveal the type and nature of the contractual relationships between parties and discusses all types of fundamental transactions, including sales, loans, debt transfer...

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  • Authors: Mohamed Shariff, Mohamed Ismail (2016)

  • There is some degree of ignorance about the true basis of Islamic banking and finance among bankers (even Islamic bankers), lawyers and the general public who are the ultimate users of the system. The tendency is to think of Islamic banking and finance in conventional terms and to compare the former to the latter. This will lead to a misunderstanding of the true nature of the system. ismail Shariff's Islamic banking and finance: the law and practice in Malaysia seeks to fill some of the void that currently exists in the market. It covers many areas of the emergent banking system that is novel and intriguing to many who are not familiar with Islamic principles of finance.

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  • Book


  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • This book provides an economic analysis of the earliest Islamic society, focusing on the policies of the Messenger of Islam (Sawa) and his successors during the first four formative decades of Islam. The author uses historical economic data, facts, and evidences that are reported from the period, both prior to and after establishment of the Islamic State, to explore the economic relations, policies, and models that were in practice and applied at that time.

Browsing by Topic Shariah

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  • good_governance_crime_rates_malaysia_baharom.pdf.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Habibullah, Muzafar Shah; Din, Badariah H.; Abdul Hamid, Baharom (2016)

  • The purpose of this paper is to relate the quality of governance with crime in Malaysia. The study also identifies the best good governance tool to fight against crime in Malaysia. The study uses time-series data on crime rates and six measures of governance: voice and accountability, political stability, government effectiveness, regulatory quality, rule of law and control of corruption. In this study the authors employed the popular autoregressive distributed lagged modeling approach to estimate the long-run model of crime and governance. The authors test the hypothesis that good governance lowers crime rates (total crime, violent and property crimes). The results suggest a negative...

  • honey_at_the_tip_of_the_tongue_corruption_aishath.PDF.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Wisham, Ismail; Muneeza, Aishath (2011)

  • Corruption is a cancer spoiling the society. It inhibits the developed and developing nations to rise above and turn into developed nations. The developing countries are struggling to tackle the issue of corruption. This indeed affects the development of projects and impacts the grassroots by depriving the marginalised of essential benefits. The objective of this paper is to provide a descriptive analysis on international corruption, curbing legislations existing in the world today. It is argued here that corruption needs to be curbed at all cost. This article also proposes suggestions on how this issue may be resolved. The authors contend that a single set of legislation against cor...

  • item.jpg
  • Master


  • Authors: Yasini, Marifatulhaq (2017)

  • This paper aims to propose a modality for the mitigating of Shari'ah non-compliance risk that may arise from voidable contract. Despite all the positive legal developments and achievements that are provided by the Islamic Finance laws that are enacted in the recent years, the question of voidable contracts (al-aqd al-fasid) remains a lacuna in the legal framework of Islamic finance. Although, in Malaysia the Contract Act (CA) 1950 provides a number of provisions that deal with voidable contracts, it does not look at the contract from the Islamic perspective. It provisions are restricted to the conventional system ... Available in physical copy only (Call Number: t BP 158.7 Q1 Y29)<...

  • introduction_fatwa_shariah_supervision_governance _islamic_finance_cover.png.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • This book aims to provide a sound foundation of knowledge in fatwa and Shari'ah governance in Islamic finance. This foundation is coupled with very important aspects of Islamic jurisprudence, legal maxims, and Islamic law of contracts. The book is trying to achieve the following objectives: 1. to provide a clear understanding of the concept of fatwa and Shari'ah governance pertaining to business and finance. 2. to give an overview on the major issues pertaining to fatwa and Shari'ah governance. 3. to understand the process of fatwa and its Shari'ah framework in Islamic finance.

  • is_conventional_alternative_dispute_resolution_to_Islamic_law_aishath.PDF.jpg
  • Journal Article


  • Authors: Muneeza, Aishath (2010)

  • Alternative dispute resolution ('ADR') is not a new concept which was introduced in the last century; but rather, it is a rejuvenation of the conservative methods of dispute resolution which was inherent in previous societies. The main objective of this paper is to prove that conventional ADR is not alien to Islamic law, but the modern ADR is in specie of the Islamic ADR.

  • islamic_commercial_law_cover.jpg.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Saleem, Muhammad Yusuf (2013)

  • This book combines the theory and practice of Islamic commercial law in an English-language text. From the experts at the International Islamic University Malaysia, the book examines the source materials in the Qur'an and Hadith, and highlights the views and positions of leading schools of Islamic law, without burying the reader in juristic minutia. It combines theory with practice to address the needs of students while providing a pragmatic treatment of Islamic contracts. It provides diagrams for individual contracts to reveal the type and nature of the contractual relationships between parties and discusses all types of fundamental transactions, including sales, loans, debt transfer...

  • Ismail Shariffs Islamic banking and finance.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Mohamed Shariff, Mohamed Ismail (2016)

  • There is some degree of ignorance about the true basis of Islamic banking and finance among bankers (even Islamic bankers), lawyers and the general public who are the ultimate users of the system. The tendency is to think of Islamic banking and finance in conventional terms and to compare the former to the latter. This will lead to a misunderstanding of the true nature of the system. ismail Shariff's Islamic banking and finance: the law and practice in Malaysia seeks to fill some of the void that currently exists in the market. It covers many areas of the emergent banking system that is novel and intriguing to many who are not familiar with Islamic principles of finance.

  • ma'alim tajdid_ahcene.pdf.jpg
  • Book


  • Authors: Lahsasna, Ahcene (2010)

  • This book provides an economic analysis of the earliest Islamic society, focusing on the policies of the Messenger of Islam (Sawa) and his successors during the first four formative decades of Islam. The author uses historical economic data, facts, and evidences that are reported from the period, both prior to and after establishment of the Islamic State, to explore the economic relations, policies, and models that were in practice and applied at that time.