Author: Dr. Wahbah al Zuhayli
Publisher: Dar al-Fikr al-Mouaser (January 2003)
Pages: 1447 Binding: Hardcover 7 x 9.5 x 3.25"
Description from the publisher:
This 2 Volume Translation is from Volume 5 of Dr Wahbah Al-Zuhayli's 8 volumes of the Al-Fiqh Al-Islami wa-Adillatuh (Islamic Jurisprudence and its Proofs), Damascus, Darl Al-Fikr fourth Edition 1997 The author covers issues in this volume that were not covered in previous ones, including recent Fatwas related to the stock market (options, short selling, etc).. Includes a selection of papers on Islamic Law, Economics and Finance.
Provides comprehensive Fiqh coverage including the views of all major schools of Thought (madhhab) in an easy to understand language. The thorough indexes make it easy to locate any topic within the set.
The goal in providing this translation was to give non-Arabic readers access to the rich Islamic juristic literature on financial transactions. A Translation of Volume 6 is forthcoming shortly, Allah willing.