Arab Law Quarterly

Call for Papers
Special issue on Islamic Finance and Contemporary Challenges
Submissions due by: July 31, 2019
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Arab Law Quarterly is the leading English language scholarly publication on matters relating to the law of Arab states. It is indispensable not only for Arab law scholars, but also for those working in the fields of Middle Eastern law, Islamic law, and comparative law. The subject areas covered within the Journal include comparative works involving states both within and beyond the Arab world, works focused on law in a single state within the Arab world, and works describing the implementation of Islamic law in one or more Arab states. In addition to the foregoing, the Journal also publishes book reviews of recently published books, review essays of one or more recent books, and “jurisprudential trends”, which are commentaries on recent laws, cases, administrative decisions, or other discrete jurisprudential developments of interest in the Arab world.

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Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science)
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International Bibliography of the Social Sciences
International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center
Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies
Periodica Islamica
Periodicals Contents Index
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Editorial Board

Editor in Chief
Haider Ala Hamoudi (University of Pittsburgh School of Law, USA)

Associate Editor 'Jurisprudential Trends'
Lena-Maria Möller (Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Germany)

Book Review Editor
Abdullah Alaoudh (Fellow, ACMCU, Georgetown University, USA)

Managing Editor
Dee Wessels-Boer

Editors Emeriti
W.M. Ballantyne (Visiting Professor in Arab Law, School of Oriental and African Studies, London)
Mark S.W. Hoyle (Visiting Professor in Arab and Islamic Laws, The University of Leeds)

Editorial Board
Hisham Ababneh (Dentons, Jordan)
Zaid al-Ali (International IDEA, Tunisia)
Sahar Aziz (Rutgers Law School, USA)
Kilian Bälz (Amereller – Mena Associates, Berlin/Cairo)
Nathalie Bernard-Maugiron (Institut de recherche pour le développement (IRD), France)
Nathan J. Brown (George Washington University, USA)
Baudouin Dupret (CNRS, France)
Nicholas Foster (SOAS, London, UK)
M. Kabir Hassan (University of New Orleans, USA)
Sami Houerbi (ICC Dispute Resolution Services, Tunisia)
Feisal Istrabadi (Indiana University (Bloomington), USA)
Jason Kilborn (John Marshall School of Law)
Michael McMillen (Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, USA)
Gianluca Parolin (Aka Khan University, Pakistan)
Russell Powell (Seattle University School of Law)
Shaheen Sardar Ali (University of Warwick, UK)
Amr Shalakany (American University in Cairo, Egypt)
Nimer Sultany (SOAS, London, UK)
Nadjma Yassari (Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, Germany)
Adnan Zulfiqar (Rutgers University, USA)

Biographical Note

Haider Ala Hamoudi, Professor of Law, and Vice Dean, University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Professor Hamoudi writes widely on Middle Eastern law and Islamic law. He has published a casebook on Islamic Law and is scheduled to publish a Nutshell on Islamic Law .