Islahi, Abdul Azim (2008): Shehu Uthman Dan Fodio and his economic ideas.
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In an attempt to investigate Muslim economic thinking in the 12th century Hijrah, corresponding 18th century C E, the present paper explores economic ideas of one of the greatest Muslim personalities of the period, Shehu Uthman Dan Fodio (1167-1233/1754-1817), who is commonly known as revivalist and renovator of religious beliefs and practices and founder of the Sokoto Khilafat. At the outset, to provide background knowledge of the personality of Shehu Uthman Dan Fodio, the paper sheds light on time and environment in which he lived, his life and work, and his impact.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Shehu Uthman Dan Fodio and his economic ideas|
|English Title:||Shehu Uthman Dan Fodio and his economic ideas|
|Keywords:||Muslim economic thinking in the nineteenth century, History of Islamic Economic Thought, Application of Islamic Economic in the West Africa. Contribution of Othman Dan Fodio to Islamic economics. Economic ideology of Sokoto Khilafat|
|Subjects:||B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B3 - History of Economic Thought: Individuals > B31 - Individuals
P - Economic Systems > P0 - General > P00 - General
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B0 - General > B00 - General
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B1 - History of Economic Thought through 1925 > B11 - Preclassical (Ancient, Medieval, Mercantilist, Physiocratic)
|Depositing User:||Abdul Azim Islahi|
|Date Deposited:||29. Aug 2012 04:28|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 01:51|
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