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Author Maurer, Bill, 1968-

Title Mutual life, limited : Islamic banking, alternative currencies, lateral reason / Bill Maurer
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 217 pages) : illustrations
Contents In the matter of Islamic banking and local currencies -- Of law and belief -- Of monetary alternatives and the limits of values past -- Innumerate equivalencies : making change with alternative currencies -- Wiseman's and fool's gold -- Mutual life, limited : insurance, moral value and bureaucratic form
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Banks and banking -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Banks and banking -- Islamic countries.
Currency question.
Finance -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Finance -- Islamic countries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1400840716 (electronic bk.)
9781400840717 (electronic bk.)