Babylon, Nidaba, Tifu

Babylon: This journal in Middle Eastern Studies was first  published in spring 2003, and has since had two issues per year. The articles are  mainly published in the Scandinavian languages, but the journal will in certain cases publish English submissions from non-Scandinavian authors. The articles  are received from the leading Middle East research environments in the Nordic  countries. This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

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Nidaba: This interdisciplinary Journal of Middle East Studies is an open-access, double-blind peer-reviewed journal published digitally by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Lund University. The journal is published bi-annually, and features original multi-disciplinary articles related to the study of the Middle East (broadly defined). Reflecting the general mission of CMES, the journal aims to publish articles that are theoretically informed, methodologically sound and analytically innovative. Nidaba’s goal is to contribute to informed public debates and policy formulations related to the Middle East. The journal welcomes submissions with a broad perspective. Interdisciplinary submissions are strongly encouraged.

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TIFO: Tidsskrift for Islamforskning (the Danish Islamic Studies Journal) is a web-based journal whose purpose is to promote the exchange of knowledge among researchers while also bringing research results to the wider public. The journal’s focus is Danish Islamic research, i.e. both research on Islam and Muslims in Denmark by Danish and international researchers, and research on Islam and Muslims in general that is rooted in Danish research projects. The journal is published by the Forum for Islam Research (FIFO) 1-2 times a year and is peer reviewed. The first issue was published on 17 October 2006.

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