AJISS, established in 1984, is a quarterly, double blind peer-reviewed and interdisciplinary journal, published by the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT), and distributed worldwide.

The journal showcases a wide variety of scholarly research on all facets of Islam and the Muslim world including subjects such as anthropology, history, philosophy and metaphysics, politics, psychology, religious law, and traditional Islam.

Issue 34.4 includes several articles, book reviews, as well as symposium reports from domestic and international conferences. Past issues of AJISS are available to the subscribers of Periodical Archives on ProQuest.com and EBSCO. Please refer to the Table of Contents below for more details.

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"This issue of the American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences features two important articles: Sarah Marusek’s ethnographic study of a grassroots Islamic movement in Lebanon reconfiguring (even resisting) secularism and neoliberalism, and Madiha Tahseen and Charissa S.L. Cheah’s empirical study of the formation of American Muslim adolescents. Also featured is an extended interview with the renowned anthropologist, Talal Asad."

Ovamir Anjum
The Editor

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