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  1. Research Methods in Islamic Studies

    The Research Methods in Islamic Studies Workshop is a bi-annual workshop that engages graduate students and faculty active in the field of Islamic Studies around current methodological questions. Where Islamic Studies is informed by, intervenes in, and adds to cognate disciplines such as Anthropology, Area Studies, History, Art History, Near ...

  2. Alwaleed Islamic Studies Program

    Research Methods in Islamic Studies A workshop series designed to support the research of Harvard students, faculty and visiting fellows Read more. The Alwaleed Islamic Studies Program at Harvard University is dedicated to furthering the scholarly study of Islam and the Muslim world on an interdisciplinary, global basis.

  3. (PDF) Research Methodology in Islamic Studies

    Research Methodology in Islamic Studies. October 2021. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.22993.25446. Authors: Memona Maqsood. Bahria University Islamabad Campus. Preprints and early-stage research may not ...

  4. Islamic Research: Method and Scope

    ISLAMIC RESEARCH: METHOD AND SCOPE. Zianl Haque. Research is systematic investigation of a given problem aiming at discovery of facts relating to it. In technical terms, research consists of an intellectual activity in which data, facts and elements of the problem are critically analysed and presented in the form of an intelligible and con.

  5. Online Journal of Research in Islamic Studies

    About Journal . The Online Journal of Research in Islamic Studies (RIS) is a blind peer-reviewed journal published two times a year (June and December) beginning in 2022 by the Academy of Islamic Studies, University of Malaya. Previously, the publication frequency was three times per year. RIS welcomes manuscript submissions that cover multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary ...

  6. Method in the Study of Islam

    When applied to Islam, "methods" refers more specifically to a variety of approaches, often derived from other disciplines (e.g., anthropology, religious studies, sociology), that seek to analyze, explain, and interpret Islam and Islamic datasets. Taken together, these vast methodological frameworks (which run the gamut from the apologetic ...

  7. Introduction to Research Methodology in Islamic Studies

    Genuine Islamic Studies research topics are always driven aside in favor of social science research topics (Dalhat, 2015;Danil, 2020). What may be served as the broad aim of Islamic Studies ...

  8. Middle East & Islamic Studies: a Research Guide: Home

    This research guide covers the different disciplines that fall under the umbrella of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. Use the tabs above for information about specific types of resources. Please note that while some electronic resources are freely available, others are subscription services provided by the Cornell University Library , so ...

  9. Journal of Islamic Studies

    The Journal of Islamic Studies is a multi-disciplinary publication dedicated to the scholarly study of all aspects of Islam and of the Islamic world. Particular attention is paid to works dealing with history, geography, political science, economics, anthropology, sociology, law, literature, religion, philosophy, international relations, environmental and developmental issues, as well as ...

  10. LibGuides: Islamic Studies: Research Tools and Databases

    This database catalogues the holdings of over 200 Qur'anic manuscript folios dating from the 9th to the 16th centuries housed within the special collections of the Brown University libraries. Western Travelers in the Islamic World. Accounts of travel are a popular and accessible source for research on historical relations between "East ...

  11. [PDF] Islamic Research Methodology in Contemporary Research: Is it

    Islam motivates its followers to always ponder, seek answers and do research work or scientific studies in life. In fact, the primary objective of Islamic research itself is to find the important truth about a matter and recommend a solution to the issue centred on Islamic law and principles. Numerous issues and dilemmas have lately emerged in the community that necessitate scientific research ...

  12. Unique Islamic Law Methodology and

    SCIENCE RESEARCH METHODS FOR ISLAMIC RESEARCH Mahdi Zahraa* INTRODUCTION Since I read AbuSulayman's Towards an Islamic Theory of International Relations I have been busy thinking about his statement that the methodology of research in Islamic studies must be restructured' and supplemented with modern research methods so that it can produce a ...

  13. Research Methods in Islamic Sciences

    There are five methods of research in different Islamic sciences: 1. Rational method, as used in philosophical texts of Ibn Sina (died 428 AH). 2. Narrative method, as used in history, the science of al-Rejaal, jurisprudence, etc. 3. Intuitive method, as used in mysticism. 4.

  14. Introduction to Research Methodology in Islamic Studies

    A Study on Factors that Encourages Chinese Muslim Community within Dialogue of Life. A. Awang Khadijah Mohd Khambali. Sociology. 2015. The life of dialogue within the community that had converted to Islam showed two different types of relationships such as the inter-ethnic relationship that shared the same religion and the…. Expand.

  15. PDF Research Methodology in the Domain of Islamic Studies

    Since the domain of Islamic studies is mainly based on the Holy Quran and Ahadith or Sunnah. This paper presents a close revision for conducting a research with special reference to data handling and analysis, text and speech analysis etc. in context with Islamic studies. Keywords: research, speech, text, analysis, Quran, Islam Introduction

  16. Islamic Studies Research Databases & Reference Sources: Home

    Islamic Studies Research Databases & Online Reference Sources (Access may require CU log-in and is restricted to the CU community). Research Tools & Methods . Library Research at Cornel l [Stepwise guides to efficient research using the Cornell University Library]; Encyclopedias Online: Use Subject Encyclopedias to Understand Your Topic [Use encyclopedias to understand the context and ...

  17. Islamic Studies

    Description Islamic Studies engages students in the study of the religious institutions, texts and devotional life of Muslim societies. It encourages the study of Islam within a framework emphasizing the dynamic interaction between a global religious tradition and its multiple contexts (political, social, historical, literary, etc). Comparative work is welcome, as is the study of Islam in ...

  18. Islamic studies

    Islamic studies refers to the academic study of Islam, which is analogous to related fields such as Jewish studies and Quranic studies. Islamic studies seeks to understand the past and the potential future of the Islamic world. In this multidisciplinary program, scholars from diverse areas (history, culture, literature, art) participate and exchange ideas pertaining to the particular field of ...

  19. Responsible Conduct of Human Subjects Research in Islamic Communities

    Researchers involved in the design, review, or conduct of human subjects research would benefit from resources that introduce the topic of human subjects research, providing information about laws and regulations that govern research with human subjects, and an overview of the steadily increasing, and overlapping standards and guidelines from ...

  20. Islamic Studies Databases & Reference Sources: Home

    The Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures Online crosses history, geographic borders and disciplines to create a groundbreaking reference work reflecting the very latest research on gender studies and the Islamic world. v. 1. Methodologies, paradigms and sources for studying women and Islamic cultures. v. 2. Family, law, and politics. v. 3.

  21. Research in the Islamic Context Political and Methodological

    This book explores some of the political and methodological directions that collectively lead to the repositioning of Islam in social science research as both an epistemic/ontological category and as a method. Chapters by experts in the field explore research in the Islamic context vis-à-vis these two distinct yet somehow interrelated frames ...

  22. Triumph and despair: in search of Iran's Islamic Republic

    British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies Latest Articles. ... Book Review. Triumph and despair: in search of Iran's Islamic Republic by Mehran Kamrava, London, United Kingdom, HURST Publishers, Oct. 2022, 304 pp., £30.00 (Hardback), ISBN 9781787388031. ... Register to receive personalised research and resources by email. Sign me up.

  23. Middle East & Islamic Studies: a Research Guide: Background & General

    Finding background information is an important part of the research process. Your textbook and encyclopedias are good places to find background knowledge. Please note that the information you gather form these types of sources is considered common knowledge and doesn't count toward your required amount of sources. Reference articles are great places to find information about the context of ...

  24. Views of Muslims in the U.S., 20 years after 9/11

    This analysis examines how the experiences of Muslim Americans, and attitudes toward Muslims and Islam among Americans overall, have changed in the two decades since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. It is based primarily on Pew Research Center surveys conducted by phone and online during that timespan.

  25. Announcing Summer 2024 Center for Middle East Studies Research Travel

    The Center for Middle East Studies at Brown University promotes knowledge, understanding, and informed discussion about the Middle East, Islam, and Muslim societies through research, teaching, and public engagement. The Center for Middle East Studies is based at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs.

  26. LibGuides: Middle East & Islamic Studies: a Research Guide

    Free download of theses after registering (free). "Almost all UK universities make their theses available through the Service." [Digital islam: Theses on EThOS Selected doctoral theses (860) in Islamic Studies from UK Higher Education Institutes.] Supreme Council of Universities (Egypt). Egyptian Universities' Libraries Consortium.

  27. Crime in the U.S.: Key questions answered

    We conducted this analysis to learn more about U.S. crime patterns and how those patterns have changed over time. The analysis relies on statistics published by the FBI, which we accessed through the Crime Data Explorer, and the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), which we accessed through the National Crime Victimization Survey data analysis tool. ...