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A new breed of Islamic accountants and their role in Islamic institutions

Nik Abdul Ghani, Nik Abdul Rahim and Laluddin, Hayatullah and Mat Zain, Mat Nor and Zakaria, Zamzuri (2012) A new breed of Islamic accountants and their role in Islamic institutions. Advances in Natural and Applied Sciences, 6 (8). pp. 1287-1295. ISSN 1995-0772

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Accountants and accounting have played a very crucial role in Muslim societies. Accountants who were known as al-Katib or al-Muhasib, held very prestigious positions in Islamic institutions. The purpose of this paper is to discuss accountability of accountants from Islamic perspective. Then, this paper attempts to explain the role of Islamic accountants as a new demanded profession in Islamic institutions in order to meet the objective of Shariah.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 7096/40583
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences
Depositing User: Hayatullah Laluddin
Date Deposited: 27 Jan 2015 14:46
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2015 13:49
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/40583

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