Search Results: "Samir Abid Shaikh"


BOOK REVIEW

THE ANATOMY OF USURY by Samir Abid Shaikh
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 25, 2013

"A cogent, well-argued examination of usury and how Islamic economic principles might be used to eliminate it."
In this wide-ranging examination of economic trends through an Islamic lens, a former economic adviser argues that the roots of many current global economic difficulties can be traced to the practice of lending money at exorbitant interest rates. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: July 15, 2013

"Of limited interest to the general audience, but likely to be found indispensable by readers embarking on the arduous process of applying to medical school."
Co-authored by two doctors, one of whom serves on the admissions committee at Baylor College of Medicine, this book is a guide to excelling in the medical school interview. Read full book review >