Call for Papers

Ulumuna journal of Islamic studies invites scholars and researchers to submit their papers to the upcoming issue, Vol. 23, No. 2 (December), 2020. The main theme of this upcoming issue is Shari’a/Islamic law. The journal accepts original papers based on either conceptual/theoretical or empirical studies that investigate the topic relating Islamic law from the relevant perspective or discipline. Papers written with an inter or multi-disciplinary approach are most welcomed.

The topic may include but not limited to the following:

  • The theories of Islamic law (Usûl al-fiqh)
  • Sharia, citizenship and human rights
  • Islamic law, gender and equality
  • Islamic law, the state and the ulama
  • Islamic courts and the challenges of sharia reform
  • “Hijra” and shariatization of public sphere

Papers are written in English and around 6.000-8.000 words in length. The information on the journal writing style, reference and article template can be accessed from this link.

Important dates:
The deadline of paper submission is 30 September 2020.