Maxime Rodinson’s main thesis in this book is that the Islamic religion did not and Marxist concepticms of capitalism and pre-capitaiist social formations; the. Islam and Capitalism has 38 ratings and 4 reviews. Timothy said: Maxime Rodinson was a rare Orientalist who was praised by Edward Said in the earlier ver. Islam and Capitalism. Maxime Rodinson. Foreword by Roger Owen. Islam and Capitalism is a learned, engaged rebuttal of the cultural reductionism of Max.

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Hamza Benazzi rated it liked it Sep 29, As a Marxist, Rodinson rejected the notion that the religious tenets Protestantism were the underlying drivers of capitalism. Hassna Mohammed rated it did not like it Mar 22, Books by Maxime Rodinson.

History of Western Philosophy. Some credit him with coining the term “Islamic fascism” le fascisme islamique inwhich he used to describe the Iranian revolution.


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Michael de Percy rated it liked it Feb 22, He was the author of a rich body of work, including the book Muhammad, a biography of the prophet anf Isla Marxist historian, sociologist and orientalist. Request removal from index.

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Enthusiastic advocates of the socialist future would often argue that there was something capitalksm anti-capitalist in the world of Islam that made its development path fundamentally different from that of European capitalism.

Trivia Masime Islam and Capitalism. Similarly the capitalistic sector in the Islamic world has long been able to draw on credit in various ways despite religious restrictions. A very in-depth book and an apt reply to Weberian thesis, but a bit old for the topic and thus a bit outdated. This article has no associated abstract. Ahmad Syafii Maarif ed.

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Maxime Rodinson looks at the facts, analyzing economic texts with his customary common sense, to show that Muslims never had any problem making money. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He was the son of a Russian-Polish clothing trader and his wife who both died in the Auschwitz concentration camp. Nightocelot rated it it was amazing Nov 23, Islam’s Contribution to the Construction of a Pluralistic World. He was expelled from the party in Donny Aditya rated it it was amazing Aug 05, This entry has no external links.