The Role of Islamic Social Finance on Environmental Issue: A Review

(Pages 2575-2583)

Neneng Nurhasanah1,*, Aam Slamet Rusydiana2, Darwis Harahap3 and Wahyu Ario Pratomo4
1Universitas Islam Bandung, Indonesia.
2SMART Indonesia.
3UIN Syahada Padangsidimpuan, Indonesia.
4Universitas Sumatera Utara (USU) Medan, Indonesia.


The environment is an essential entity in the order of life. Today, issues are increasingly being discussed in various countries, ranging from using carbon emissions and climate change to global warming. To overcome these problems, Islamic Social Finance (ISF) plays a vital role in environmental issues. The purpose of this study is to see the development of ISF research and its relationship to global environmental issues published by journals with this theme. This study uses a qualitative method with a bibliometric analysis approach. The data consists of 59 Dimension-indexed research publications, then processed and analyzed using the VosViewer application to know the bibliometric map of the development of Islamic Social Finance Environment research in the world. The study results explain the authors and keywords related to Islamic Social Finance Environmental. Furthermore, the author mapping bibliometric analysis results in cluster density show that the authors who create the most applications with the theme of Islamic Social Finance Environment are Bejaoui, Mohamed, Arslan-Ayaydin, Ozgur, and Shakespeare, Rodney. Four clusters were obtained in the bibliometric analysis of keywords mapping, which later became the research path. And the words that become research trends on this theme are Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Environment. Then, keyword trends based on the most recent year are divided into four colour clusters, each indicating a year. The updated keywords are Covid, sustainable development goals, environmental performance, and technology.


Islamic Social Finance, Environmental, Bibliometric, VosViewer.

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Neneng Nurhasanah, Aam Slamet Rusydiana, Darwis Harahap and Wahyu Ario Pratomo. The Role of Islamic Social Finance on Environmental Issue: A Review. [ref]: vol.21.2023. available at:

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