Tag: Academic journal

Pakistaniaat Launches its Journal Hosting Site

I write to share the exciting news that we have now launched our own OJS hosting site. This means that not only can we host our own academic journal, but we can also offer hosting space to all of you interested in launching an open access academic journal. Site Link: Open Access World What we…

Pakistaniaat No Longer Affiliated with HEC

Yesterday I received an email from Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, an organization that we supported on this forum last year when it was about to be axed, informing me that according to their “new criteria” Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies could not be considered an approved journal of HEC. I was also instructed…

Pakistaniaat: December 2011, Print Issue Published

This is to announce the much delayed print publication of our December 2011 issued. We have had quite a large staff turn over in the last year. Thankfully, though, things are getting better and we will try to make all issues available on time. Please do take a look at the print version and order…

Five years of Contemporary Islam

I was a very young scholar, in the second year of my PhD, when I noticed how difficult it was to find an international academic journal that focused on social scientific, and multidisciplinary, approaches to contemporary Islam and Muslim lives. I then moved from reading articles to publishing them, and again, I discovered that although…

New Journal: The Social Movements

Provided below are some details about a new journal launched by the Institute for Social Movements, Pakistan. The Social Movements: A Journal of Independent Analysis and Research about Social Movements About: ‘The Social Movements’ is a journal for independent analysis and research regarding the social movements around the globe particularly in South Asia. The journal…

CFP: Journal of International and Global Studies « Postcolonialities

CFP: Journal of International and Global Studies « Postcolonialities. The Journal for International and Global Studies (http://www.lindenwood.edu/jigs/) is seeking articles that address today’s global world. In particular, it seeks high-quality, original work that is based on both theory and practice. This is a free online peer reviewed journal that is available to a global audience.…