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AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies is a refereed academic journal published quarterly. The journal provides articles written by qualified specialists in the area of Islamic Studies.

Manuscript Submission
Submission of a manuscript implies: that the manuscript described has not been published before; that it is not under consideration for publication anywhere else; when submitting a manuscript, the author guarantees that the same manuscript or a similar version has not been submitted to any other journal or publication. If the author wishes to send the article elsewhere before the editors of AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies have acted on its acceptance, the author should withdraw the article from consideration by AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies. all submissions to AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies has now From now must be submitted online at publications@qsm.ac.il

Process of Reviewing Articles
AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies is an academic journal committed to exceptional scholarship. To have a chance to be peer reviewed manuscripts must imperatively conform to the journal's guidelines. Manuscripts are evaluated by anonymous peer review; Anonymous reviewers are selected based upon their expertise and the subject matter of the manuscripts. The peer review process is generally completed within 3 months from the date of submission; The total timeframe from submission to printed publication can therefore take up to 6 months. All submissions are assessed by referees, but the Editorial board reserves the right to decide what articles will be published.

Manuscript Preparation
Please provide a title page indicating the article title, Full name(s) of author(s) must be listed, along with university or professional affiliation, address, city, state, country, phone/fax number(s), and email address.

The language of the manuscript must be English (either American or British standard, but not the mixture of both).

All papers must include an abstract of no more 200 words.

Please provide 4 to 6 keywords which can be used for indexing purposes.

Length of Articles
the length of the article should not exceed 10,000 words. Book reviews and conference reports must not exceed 1500 words. Typescript pages should be numbered consecutively. Spelling, capitalization, and punctuation must be consistent within each article.

Formal Features of Articles
Manuscripts should be typed double-spaced on the A4. Tables, graphs and figures should be on separate pages. All submissions should be in MS-Word (97-2003, 2007 or 2010) format. Leave margins of at least 4 cm on top, bottom, and sides.

References should be below the pages in the following style:
  • Journal Article:
    • Hourani , George F. "Ghazālī on the Ethics of Action", Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. 96, No. 1 (1976): 69-88.
    • Rayan, Sobhi. "Ibn Taymiyya's Criticism of the Syllogism". Der Islam: Journal of the History and Culture of the Middle East, Vol. 86, No. 1 (2011): 93–121..
  • Book:
    • Hallaq, W.B. Ibn Taymiyya Against the Greek Logicians, Clarendon Press: Oxford, 1993.
    • al- Nashar, Ali Sami, Manahj al-Albahth ind Mufakrin al-Islam, Dar al-Ma'arif, Egypt, 1966.
  • Book Chapter:
    Marmura, M. “Al-Ghazālī's Second Causal Theory in the 17th Discussion of his Tahāfut,” in Islamic Philosophy and Mysticism, edited by Parviz Morewedge, (Delmar, N.Y.: Caravan Books, 1981), pp. 85–112.

Articles not following these guidelines and transliteration system will not be examined by the editorial board.

Online submission:
Articles for publication in AL-Qasemi Journal of Islamic Studies can be submitted online through Editorial Manager: publications@qsm.ac.il

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