"Materialism: The Downfall of Society" discusses how the pursuit of material wealth and possessions has led to a society that values possessions over people and materialistic ideals over spiritual ones. It explores the Islamic philosophical approach to materialism and its negative impact on society, drawing from the works of influential scholars. The book covers the historical, psychological, and Islamic approaches to materialism, providing a comprehensive understanding of its impact on society and ways to address it.
The book delves into the roots of materialism and the ways in which it has been perpetuated throughout history. It also explores the psychological distress and dissatisfaction caused by materialistic values and goals. The book emphasizes the concept of detachment from material possessions and the role of spirituality in combating materialism. It is an essential read for anyone interested in understanding the complex relationship between materialism, spirituality, and society.