About the Journal

Established in 1984, the American Journal of Islam and Society (AJIS) is an open-access, biannual, double-blind peer-reviewed and interdisciplinary journal with global reach, published by the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT), and distributed worldwide.

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The Department of Publication and Translations (DPT) at the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) congratulates and celebrates Professor Mehmet Asutay on being awarded the prestigious 2024 Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Prize for Impactful Achievement in Islamic Economics (www.IsDBInstitute.org) earned for his significant and influential contributions to the field of Islamic economics and finance.

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Current Issue

Vol. 41 No. 1 (2024): American Journal of Islam and Society - 40th Anniversary Special Issue


AJIS 40th Anniversary Editorial

Katherine Bullock
Abstract 724 | PDF Downloads 279

Page 2-8


Maqasid al-Shari`ah, Maslahah, and Corporate Social Responsibility (2007)*

Asyraf Wajdi Dusuki, Nurdianawati Irwani Abdullah
Abstract 585 | PDF Downloads 291

Page 10-35

Toward a New Framework of Islamic Economic Analysis (2020)*

Akhmad Akbar Susamto
Abstract 555 | PDF Downloads 252

Page 36-59

Popular Sovereignty, Islam, and Democracy (2003)*

Glenn E. Perry
Abstract 535 | PDF Downloads 253

Page 100-116

Muslim Women and the Politics of Representation (2002)*

Jasmin Zine
Abstract 554 | PDF Downloads 286

Page 117-143

The Islamic Secular (2017)*

Sherman A. Jackson
Abstract 614 | PDF Downloads 232

Page 170-218

Review Essay


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