About the Journal


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.


2019 AJISS Subscription Rates:

Volume 36, 4 print issues per subscription

Institution:               USD195.00*

Individuals**:           USD 95.00*

Past issues:              USD19.95*/each (plus Shipping and Handling)

 *(plus 6% tax for sales inside the United States). For tax exemptions, please provide a copy of any reseller or sales tax exemption certificate)

 ** Individual subscriptions:

 Individual rates are applicable only when a subscription is for individual use and are not available if delivery is made to a corporate address. Orders for personal rate subscriptions from subscription agents or booksellers will not be accepted.


Payment Method:

The following methods of payment are accepted:

 1- Credit Card by calling 1-703-230-2847

 2- Check withdrawn on a US bank made payable to ‘The International Institute of Islamic Thought’ and mailed to AJISS, P.O. Box 669, Herndon, VA 20172, USA 

 3- Bank transfer: Please request more information by emailing  AJISS@IIIT.org


 Additional guide to payments:

  • All subscriptions are entered on a calendar year basis running from January to December.
  • Full pre-payment in USD ($) is required for all orders
  • All orders are regarded as firm and subscription payments are not refundable after the first issue has been dispatched or online access has been activated.
  • All prices shown above are exclusive of any taxes and include standard delivery.
  • An Institutional or Corporate subscription may be used by multiple individuals within an organization. A Personal subscription may only be used by the individual subscriber for personal use.


Discount to agents:

Agents may deduct 10% from all institutional and corporate prices quoted online. Orders from subscription agents for personal rate subscriptions are not entitled for discounted rates.



All prices include standard delivery. Please allow at least 15 working days for delivery within USA and 21 working days for the rest of the world.


Claims policy:

All claims for missing print issues should be made within six months of publication or date of order (whichever is later). Claims can be submitted to AJISS@IIIT.org.


Cancellation policy:

50% refund if written cancellation request is received prior to the release of first issue.


AJISS is indexed in the following publications
a) ProQuest;
c) U.M.I. (16 mm microfilm, 35 mm microfilm, 105 mm microfiche for article copies of 1990 issues and after);
d) Religion Index One: Periodicals and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (1987 and after). These indexes are part of the ATLA Religion Data-base, available on the WilsonDisc CD-ROM from H. W. Wilson Co., and online via WilsonLine, BRS Information Technologies, and Dialog Information Services;
e) Public Affairs Information Service (December 1990 and after);
f) Sociological Abstracts (1985 and after); and
g) International Current Awareness Services (1992 and after).
Selected material is indexed in the International Bibliography of the Social Sciences.
Opinions expressed in AJISS are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the editors or publishers.
No photocopying is allowed without the express permission of the publisher.

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