Middle East Law and Governance

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor: Anver Emon
Middle East Law and Governance (MELG) is a peer-reviewed venue for scholarly analysis on issues of governance and social change in the Middle East and North Africa region. Filling a gap in the academic literature, MELG tackles with breadth and depth compelling governance issues generally, and in the Middle East specifically. The journal addresses interested readers in academia, government, and the civil society sector. MELG brings a global commitment to path-breaking scholarship and draws on the expertise and leadership of editorial and advisory boards of respected faculty and scholars from around the world.
The journal welcomes research that explores law, society, and/or governance topics, broadly construed. The MELG’s interdisciplinary approach is meant to attract scholars from a wide range of disciplines (anthropology, economics, history, political science, religious studies, and so on). Though a journal with a regional focus, MELG provides a forum for those interested in governance as a point of intersection or a point of departure in their research. The MELG is broad in scope, discussing issues of critical importance to the Middle East without presupposing conceptual, analytic or even geographic boundaries.
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Editor-in-Chief
Anver M. Emon, University of Toronto, Canada

Editors
Audrey Macklin, University of Toronto, Canada Nadia Marzouki, CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Supérieure), France
Jillian Schwedler, Hunter College and the Graduate Center, CUNY

Advisory Board
Aslı Bâli, UCLA School of Law
Richard Bulliet, Columbia University
Benoît Challand, New York University
Melani Cammett, Harvard University
Laryssa Chomiak, Centre d'Etudes Maghrébines à Tunis
Owen Fiss, Yale Law School
Steven Heydemann, United States Institute of Peace
Elizabeth Hurd, Northwestern University
Jane Kinnimont, Chatham House, UK
Charles Kurzman, University of North Carolina
Ellen Lust, University of Gothenburg
Wendy Pearlman, Northwestern University
Mariana Mota Prado, University of Toronto
Intisar Rabb, Harvard Law School
Olivier Roy, European University Institute
Djavad Salehi-Isfahani, Virginia Tech
Mark Tessler, University of Michigan
Chantal Thomas, Cornell Law School
David Waldner, University of Virginia
Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science)
ERIH PLUS
International Bibliography of Periodical Literature in the Humanities and Social Sciences
International Bibliography of Book Reviews of Scholarly Literature in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Index Islamicus
Scopus
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