Author: Hujjat al Islam Abu Hamid Muhammad al Ghazali al Tusi
Publisher: Great Books of the Islamic World, Kazi Publications (2002)
Pages: 30 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher --
Al-Ghazzali addresses the necessity of enjoying good (amr al-maruf) and forbidding wrongs (nahy an al-munkar), the conditions of safeguarding public morality, the fear of the consequences that may occur to oneself from trying to safeguard public morality, the rules of conduct for the guardian of public morality and objectionable acts that are common in custom. This selection is Book XIX of Part Two of the Alchemy of Happiness entitled On Mutual Relations.