Research papers

The NCEIS Research Papers are peer-reviewed online publications, designed to disseminate widely some of the most recent research on Islam. The NCEIS Research Papers are multidisciplinary publications and promote vigorous and original research on various aspects of Islam and Muslim affairs. The range of topics covered is diverse and represents the breadth of research excellence in the field.

Research paper submissions are blind-refereed by two or more expert readers for originality, conceptual contribution, structural integrity, and factual accuracy. The recommendations of the readers will determine editorial decisions.

Submissions may be sent to for consideration.

The following papers are now available for download: