Arab Studies Quarterly (ASQ) was established in 1979 by the late Professors Edward Said and Ibrahim Abu-Lughod. They envisioned the journal to be a platform for academic research to counter anti-Arab propaganda veiled by academic jargon. Since its inception, ASQ has been a refereed academic journal that publishes articles on the Arabs, their history and social and political institutions. The journal continues in the tradition of its founders and is committed to promoting a humanism grounded in research as a counter to the dominant Orientalist discourses in the field of Arab (and Middle East) Studies.
ISSN Print: 0271–3519 / ISSN Online: 2043–6920
Articles appearing in this journal are indexed in the PAIS Bulletin and are annotated and indexed in Historical Abstracts; International Political Science Abstracts; America: History and Life; Political Science Abstracts; Periodica Islamica, and Index of Islamic Literature.
Editorial Correspondence can be addressed to:
Ibrahim G. Aoudé, Department of Ethnic Studies,
University of Hawai‘i-Mānoa,
Honolulu, HI 96822.
Books for review should be sent to:
Department of Sociology
University of Wisconsin-Parkside
900 Wood Rd, Kenosha, WI 53141