Because islam views itself as a total system governing all areas, islamic medical ethics view the patient as a whole classical texts speak more about health, than illness, showing an emphasis on prevention rather than cure. A short summary of islamic beliefs and eschatology collected by lambert dolphin islam has a world-following in excess of one billion devotees, about 20% are in the middle east, with the largest concentration of muslims in indonesia. Good governance and corporate social responsibility: a critical view - it used to be in the past and a chance to govern and rule 'fear of god and real accountability to 'fear of god and real accountability to. Abstract islam provides a basis and guideline for living one's life within this, there is a very detailed concept of ethical and social behaviour which allows us to deduce that the concept of social responsibility automatically has a role in islam.
A quran based reflection on the social work in islam by shahina siddiqui, the leader of muslim social services in north america. Social responsibility is an ethical theory, in which individuals are accountable for fulfilling their civic duty the actions of an individual must benefit the whole of society in this way, there must be a balance between economic growth and the welfare of society and the environment. Csr practice in relation to islam emphasizes on the theme of islamic values such as social justices, balanced life, and human well being with providing the basic requirement of human needs (chapra, 1992.
Some islamic views on environmental responsibility milad abdelnabi salem, norlena hasnan and nor hasni osman school of technology and logistic management, college of business, universiti utara malaysia. Social responsibility accounting, sustainability accounting and islam people in the present age have enjoyed unprecedented levels of (material) welfare due to the advancement of science and technology. Framework of business ethics governing corporate social responsibility in islam 1 concentrating on labor rules as an application to corporate social responsibility in islam many factors stand behind the importance of considering the different aspects of the islamic. This article follows the study of garriga and melé (2004), which distinguishes four groups of corporate social responsibility theories, considering their respective focus on four different aspects of the social reality: economics, politics, social integration, and ethics. Islamic economics is rooted in islam's particular worldview and derives its value-premises from the ethico-social teachings of the quran and sunnah (khurshid ahmad) 1 islamic and christian approaches to economics bear some similarities as well as some differences.
In addition to the articles on this current page, also see the following blog that has posts related to ethics and social responsibility scan down the blog's page to see various posts also see the section recent blog posts in the sidebar of the blog or click on next near the bottom of a post. The foundations of the social system of islam, rest on the belief that all human beings are equal and constitute one single fraternity this is a new and revised translation of a talk given by the author on radio pakistan, lahore, on 10th february, 1948. Social responsibility disclosure practices: evidence from bangladesh muhammad azizul islam deakin university, melbourne craig deegan rmit university, melbourne. 12 abdul haq ansari, islamic ethics: concept and prospect, in the american journal of islamic social sciences, vol 6, no 1, 1989, pp86 is not the basis of obligation 13.
Overall, catholicism, protestantism, islam, judaism, hinduism, and buddhism, possess principles and values that suggest influence on corporate social responsibility with the exception of protestantism, all discussed religions provide either direct or indirect support to this practice within businesses. Islam and social responsibility ali jawad february 4, 2012 lifestyle & culture 2,543 views as muslims we often overlook how embedded social connotations are in our lives. At present, there are at least five journals devoted to the field (business ethics quarterly, business ethics: a european review, business & society, business & society review, journal of business ethics), and work in business ethics appears in mainstream philosophy and social science journals as well. Islam prohibits muslims from selling products or services (such as cigarettes, alcohol and gambling) that present islamic corporate social responsibility model considerable harm.
Islam (/ ˈ ɪ s l ɑː m /) is an abrahamic monotheistic religion teaching that there is only one god and that muhammad is the messenger of god it is the world's second-largest religion and with over 18 billion followers or 241% of the global population, known as muslims. This paper gives an international overview of corporate social responsibility in banks the analysis is based on the assumption that the basic zahidul md islam. Quran, a brief overview view larger image an interview with dr jamal badawi, former professor at saint mary's university in halifax, nova scotia, where he taught in the departments of religious studies and management.
The topics covered by eminent contributors from around the world range from fashion and food consumption practices of muslims to retailing, digital marketing, advertising, corporate social responsibility and nation branding in the context of muslim marketplaces. Framework of a firm's social responsibility, which will be discussed in the following sections in the light of various theories, namely the social contract, the strategic/instrumental, legitimacy, and stakeholder theories. All have a responsibility to be involved in society, but some are called to a higher level of social service, such as a social worker or crisis pregnancy center worker christians must recognize the diversity of gifts and encourage fellow believers to use their individual gifts for the greatest impact.