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The Resource The long divergence : how Islamic law held back the Middle East, Timur Kuran

The long divergence : how Islamic law held back the Middle East, Timur Kuran

Label
The long divergence : how Islamic law held back the Middle East
Title
The long divergence
Title remainder
how Islamic law held back the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
Timur Kuran
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Kuran, Timur
Dewey number
330.956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic development
  • Islamic law
  • Islam
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
The long divergence : how Islamic law held back the Middle East, Timur Kuran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-391) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The puzzle of the Middle East's economic underdevelopment -- Analyzing the economic role of Islam -- Commercial life under Islamic rule -- The persistant simplicity of Islamic partnerships -- Drawbacks of the Islamic inheritance system -- The absence of the corporation in Islamic law -- Barriers to the emergence of a Middle Eastern business corporation -- Credit markets without banks -- The Islamization of non-Muslim economic life -- The ascent of the Middle East's religious minorities -- Origins and fiscal impact of the capitulations -- Foreign privileges as facilitators of impersonal exchange -- The absence of Middle Eastern consuls -- Did Islam inhibit economic development?
Control code
FIEb17029958
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780691147567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Uk)015618630
  • (UkLCURL)99015618630
  • (OCoLC)587249094
Label
The long divergence : how Islamic law held back the Middle East, Timur Kuran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [349]-391) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The puzzle of the Middle East's economic underdevelopment -- Analyzing the economic role of Islam -- Commercial life under Islamic rule -- The persistant simplicity of Islamic partnerships -- Drawbacks of the Islamic inheritance system -- The absence of the corporation in Islamic law -- Barriers to the emergence of a Middle Eastern business corporation -- Credit markets without banks -- The Islamization of non-Muslim economic life -- The ascent of the Middle East's religious minorities -- Origins and fiscal impact of the capitulations -- Foreign privileges as facilitators of impersonal exchange -- The absence of Middle Eastern consuls -- Did Islam inhibit economic development?
Control code
FIEb17029958
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780691147567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Uk)015618630
  • (UkLCURL)99015618630
  • (OCoLC)587249094

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