This article tends to highlight the human nature in terms of social interactions and the secret keeping tendency of the individuals vis-à-vis Islamic perspectives along with its psychological implications on society. In terms of social interactions man is dependent on each other for fulfilling his basic needs and necessities. In addition, man also shares his problems with his other fellow beings without showing his personal secrets resting in these problems. In cases when the secrets are shared with his closed individuals, the stress will be on the non-propagation of secrets to other human beings. The Islamic tenets stress that the secrets concerning individual, family, tribe, country etc should be kept hidden so that to protect from forthcoming problems. The psychologists also emphasize on the fact that secrets of their clients unearthed during treatment, should be kept secret. The present article is focusing on the confidentiality aspect of human nature in terms of Islamic tenets and psychology.
Faseeh Ullah, Sohail Anwar. (2014) The Importance of confidentiality: From Islamic and Psychological Perspective , Acta Islamica, Volume-02, Issue-2.