Al – Ghazali. Islamic Philosophy of Economics

Sami Al - Daghistani

Leiden University, Research Master: Middle East Studies, MA Seminar (Dr. Mohamed Ghaly): Interpreting Islam: Ijtihad, economics and bioethics in IslamEthics and Economy in Islam: Contribution of Imam Al Ghazali in focusImam Abu Hamid Al Ghazali – the man and his timeAbū Ḥamid Al Ghazali or simply Imam al Ghazali was born in 450 A.H. – 1058 A.C., in the town of Taberan in Khurasan, Persia. He died in the same town in 1111 A.C. The study at madrasah infused in him a strong desire for knowledge. He pursued studies in Islamic sciences (Qur’ān, Ḥadīṯ, jurisprudence). At an...