About This Journal

Mathal: A Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Multidisciplinary Studies (ISSN 2168-538X) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal dedicated to scholarly discussion of topics present in the Islamic, Arab, Middle Eastern, and Judaic studies.

The journal approaches these complex issues through interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary lenses. Scholars from all relevant disciplines including, anthropology, history, gender studies, law, literature, political science, religious studies, and sociology are invited to submit to the journal

To submit an article, please use the submit link in the sidebar. Authors retain their copyrights, releasing their works for publication in the journal through creative commons licenses.

Book Reviews: Publishers and authors who wish to submit work of scholarship for review may send books to the following address: Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Multidisciplinary Studies, ATTN: Prof. Souaiaia, 314 Gilmore Hall, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242

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The full text is freely available immediately; there is no embargo period. Authors will receive monthly emails providing the count of downloads of their articles. Download counts are displayed for each article. There are no article submission charges nor article processing charges (APC) to publish. COUNTER usage statistics are not available.

Mathal is preserved in the Global LOCKSS Network.

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Mathal is hosted by the University of Iowa Libraries' Institutional Repository (Iowa Research Online).