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Issues (2020-2023)

June 2023 Special Edition

1. Quranic Perspective on Mathematics and Ccomputer Science
Abdi O. Shuriye, Ph.D.

2. Somalia and ASEAN Investment and Economic Relations
Abdi O. Shuriye, Ph.D.

3. Seeking Solution for Islamaphobia
Qasim Hersi, PhD.

4. ASEAN and Kenya Economic Relations
Abdi O. Shuriye, Ph.D.

5. الممارسات السياسية للحكومات المتعاقبة الإثيوبية في إقليم أوغادين عبر التاريخ
أحمد محمد أحمد, Scitech Academy in Richfield Minnesota, U.S.A

6. حركات التحرير في إقليم أوغادين
أحمد محمد أحمد, Scitech Academy in Richfield Minnesota, U.S.A

December 2022

1. Understanding the Economic Needs of Baling Residents
Abdi O. Shuriye, Ph.D and Sharinaz Ismail.

2. The Immpect of Rassia-Ukraine War on the World Political and Econiomical Stability
Abdi Omar Shuriye, PhD.

December 2021

1. Efficiency of Spatial Distribution of Health Services
Rawa Hassan Abdelkarim Naser Hassan S. Himli, PhD.

2. Golden Africa
Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

3. Islam and Natural Resources in Africa
Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

December 2020

1. Recruitment of Quality International Students for the Malaysian
Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

2. The Role of Counselors in Supporting Clients Cope with Covid-19
Salmi Ahmad Sudan Ph.D.

3. Somalia: The Establishment of the State and the Civil war
Ibrahim Abdi Shukur.

4. Trade and Investment Between Malaysia Africa
Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

5. الصومال: مسيرة البحث عن الدولة وسط صراع سياسي معقد
Dr. Mohamoud Yousuf Muse

Issues (2016-2019)

December 2019

1. A Digital Survey of Development in the Muslim World as in 2019
Zubair Zafar Khan Ph.D.

2. The Nature of Counselling with Reference to Malaysian Schools
Salmi Ahmad Sudan Ph.D.

3. The Major Issues Of Incoming Presidential Election In The Republic Of Somaliland
Salmi Ahmad Sudan Ph.D.

4. Ahamiyyat Assiyasah fi Muraja'at al-Muwaazanah al-Aamah
Ash-Sheikh Saud bin Nasir & Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

5. Annamuzaj Al-mithali li Tatbiq Assiyasah..
Ash-Sheikh Saud bin Nasir & Abdi O. Shuriye Ph.D.

December 2018

1. Kuwaiti Government Initiatives And Efforts Towards Nationalizing Labor Market
Muna H. Saeid and Abdi O. Shuriye

2. The Impect of Different History Curricula On Somali Students
Mohamamud Yousuf Muse and Abdi O. Shuriye

3. The Major Issues Of Incoming Presidential Election In The Republic Of Somaliland
Mohamamud Yousuf Muse and Abdi O. Shuriye

December 2017

1. The legal evidence in the fundamentalist system
Mustafa bin Mat Jubri @ Shamsuddin

2. The role of Libya - the state of transit - in protecting the rights of refugees and illegal immigrants (in Arabic)
Kamil Mamoud Ahmed and A.O.Shuriye

3. Mohammed Rashid Rida's vision of political phenomena in the Arab world
Prof. Dr. Abdi O. Shuriye

4. A historical and political overview of Yemen
Mohamed Nowimi El-Hajiri

5. Negotiation theory
Ali Ghanim El-Hajiri

December 2016

1. Al-Arab wattajribah addimuquraadiyyah
Sa'ad Al-Asusi

2. at-Tahawul Addimuquraadi
Sa'ad Al-Asusi

3. Al-Wasaatah fil Ilaaqaat adduwalyyah
Essa bin Hamad

4. Al Wasaatah al-Insaaniyyah
Essa bin Hamad

Issues (2013-2015)

December 2015

1. Nafidah ala al-manahij al-adabiyyah al-malayawiyyah
Rahmah Bint Ahmad

2. Contributions Of The Islamic Worldview Towards Corporate Governance,
Mohamed Asri and Mohamed Fahmi

3. Shi'r al-Wataniyyah i'nda al-Rusafi wa az-Zakawi
Rahmah Bint Ahmad

December 2014

1. Towards Effective Understanding of the Concept of Zuhd
Dr. F.O. Jamiu

2. Science and Astronomy: Intellectual Refelection of Al-Bituni
Sayyed Mohamed Muhsin

December 2013

1. A Critical Study and Analysis of the Manufacture Contract "Aqd al-Istisna'" for Islamic Banking and Finance
Dr. Abdalla al-Shami
The Petroleum Institute of Abu Dhabi, UAE

2. The Impacts of Neo-Colonialism on the Muslim Population in Nigeria
Dr. Kamal-deen Olawale SULAIMAN
Department of Religious Studies
Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria

3. The Islamic Concept of Mass Communication
Dr.Saqib Riaz and Shahid Hussain
Dept. of Mass Communication
Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan

4. Localization of Garrisons in Tabaristan during Early Islamic Era
Abed Taghavi, Ass. Prof. Department of Archaeology, University of Mazandaran, Saman Farzin, Dep. of Archaeology, University of Mazandaran and Haadi Sharifan, Dep. of Archaeology, University of Tehran

Issues (2008-2012)

N.B: Articles in this section are not available digitally. You may contact the writer or the editor if you need any of these articles.

January 2012

1. Dr. A. O. Shuriye
The Politics of International Intervention and Conflict Management in Contemporary Political Order: A lack of World Political Leadership
2. Dr. Kazeem Adekunle
Place of Sadd adh-Dhara'i in the Shari'ah Framework
3. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Amanullah
Conditions of Investment in Islamic Jurisprudence and Their Contemporary Implementation: A case study of Tabung Haji Fund, Kuala Lumpur

January 2011

1. Abdalla al-Shami Ph.D
The Investment of Islamic Endowment in Makkah(In Arabic)
2. John Herlihy
When Worldviews Collide
3. Ashraf bin Md. Hashim Ph.D
The Process of Localisation in Islamic Banking and Finance in Malaysia: a Case Study

October 2010

1. Abdalla al-Shami Ph.D
The Investment of Islamic Endowment (In Arabic)
2. Hersi M. Hilole Ph.D
Ma huwa al-fikr al-Islami al-mu'tadil, wa man hum allazina Yumathilunah? (in Arabic)
3. Rahmah Bint al-Haj Othman Ph.D
Shi'r al-Wattaniyyah inda ar-Rusafi waz-Zakawi..(in Arabic)

January 2010

1. Engineering Curriculum Design and Develeopment
Ahmed Faris Ismail & Othman O. Khalifa
2. China's Political and Economic Activities in Africa: Development and Environmental Concerns
Abdi O. Shuriye
3. Ethical Challenges of Information Technology: An Islamic Perspective
Osman O. Khalifa & Walid F. Daris
4. Islamic Perspective of Quality Administration
Abdi O. Shuriye & Jamal I. Daoud
5. Environmental and Waste management Issues from Islamic Perspective
Sulayman A. Muyibi & Hamzah Mohd. Salleh
6. Political Will in Preserving Natural Resources in Kenya: Policies on Environmental Protection
Abdi O. Shuriye

October 2009

1. Abdalla al-Shami Ph.D: The Importance of Comparative Islamic Juristic Study to Modern Muslim Legislation (in Arabic)
2. Salasiah Hanin Hamjah Ph.D & Fariza Md. Sham Ph.D: al-Ghazali's Spiritual Theory and its Implications

3. Seyed Hassan Hosseini PhD: Religious Pluralism and Pluralistic Religion
4. Dalton Garis Ph.D: Divine Origins of Rational Analysis

December 2008

1. Islamic Work Ethics: Concept and Perspective
Hersi M. Hilole
2. Rights of Fetus in Muslim Jurisprudence
Abdi O. Shuriye
3. The Concept of Underage and Legal Liability in Islamic Law
Qasim Hersi Farah & Hersi M. Hilole
4. Identity Boulding and its Relation to Ethics and Religion: the Dilemma of Muslim Youth in Australia
Hersi M. Hilole
5. Study on Islamic Perspective of Professional Code of Ethics in the Field of Computing and Informatics
Abdi O. Shuriye & Aznan Zuhid Saidin
6. Integrating Islamic Concepts in the Engineering Curriculum: Case Study Faculty of Engineering, IIUM
Mohamed H. Hassan
7. Values and Ethics in Engineering: An Islamic Perspective
Muhamad Fuad bin Abdullah
8. Book Review: Islamic Rationalism: the Ethics of Abd al-Jabbar
Abdi O. Shuriye

June 2008

1. Howard Haris: The Human face of Business Networks and Alliances
2. A.O.Shuriye:: Aspects of Civilizational Islam
3. Ismial Abdullah: Violence and Peace from Islamic Perspective: An Analytical Study of Textual Evidences
4. Abdallah al-Shami: al-Ijar al-Muntahi bittamlik fi annizam al-mali...
5. Akmal Haziri: al-Quran al-Karim wal-Injil: Nazarat mukhtalifah fi mafhum at-tarjamah


About JSCS formerly known (AJIS)

Journal of Social and Cultural Studies formerly known (Australian Journal of Islamic Studies) provides a platform for diverse and interdisciplinary work, including:
Original research papers from within and outside the Muslim world.
Reviews and review articles, to investigate transformations in community relations, religion, politics culture, society and civilization.
The target of Australian Journal of Islamic Studies is global readership.
This Refereed international Journal provides a transcultural academic sphere that engages scholars in a critical dialogue on ethnicity, politics, religion and culture in this today world.
It also provides a forum for debate on moderation, modernity and coexistence.

Area of Interest

AJIS is published once or twice a year in a hard copy and will be online world wide. The first issue appeared in July 2008.
Particular interests include but are not limited to: Islam and West, Politics/ Democracy and Islam, Inter-civilizations, Healthy Religious practices, Minority rights, Religious Tolerance, Muslims in Australia, Collective Ethics, State responsibility, Islamic Role in civic (society) life, Inter-faith, Ethnicity, Worldviews.


AJIS long-term objective is to provide a vehicle for developing mutual understanding for coexistence and contribute to better world community relations. The Journal promotes work that reorientates dominant concepts and presumptions of Muslim-Western relations. The AJIS strives to realize the following aims:
1. Enhancing and promoting scientific research in community relations, politics and religion.
2. Developing cultural understanding, religious tolerance and interfaith of diverse worldviews
3. Promoting civilizational dialogue
4. Supporting peaceful coexistence in and prosperity of the whole world.


The requirements of submissions are:
1. Paper/article length (10 to 20 A4 pages maximum, Font: Arial 12, 1.5 line spacing).
2. All papers are to be written in English or Arabic.
3. The first page of the manuscript should contain the article title, author's name, author's affiliation, mailing address, and email address, as well as a descriptive abstract and some keywords.
4. Use ONLY scholarly resources.
5. References, notes and supplementary words for explanations should be numbered consecutively (Please use footnote system, each page new numbering).
6. Manuscripts should not be under consideration for publication elsewhere, or published in any form prior to submission to AJIS.
7. Books reviews can be any language but the review submitted must be in English or Arabic.


Online Articles
Contributors: Free access to the online copies.
Students: Free access to the online copies.
Public: Free access to the online copies.

Printed copies
Individuals: US$100/Yr. For a hard copy including the postal cost.
Organizations US$200/Yr. For a hard copy including the postal cost.

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Email: editor@jscs.com.au or admin@jscs.com.au

Advisory Board

Hersi M. Hilole PhD

Academic Editor
Abdullah. M. Al-Shami PhD

International Advisory Board

Ali Alamin Mazrui
State University of New York, USA

Clinton Crawford
University of New York, USA

Ahmad Shboul
Sydney University, Australia

Abdilaziz Schdina
Virginia State University, USA

Ahmad Faris Ismail
International Islamic University, Malaysia

Angeline Low
University Technology Sydney, Australia

Ghazala Anwar
University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Howard Brasted
The University of New England, NSW, Australia

Berghout A. Aziz
International Islamic University, Malaysia

Julie Chernov
Colorado State University, USA

S. Desouki Hassan
Cairo University, Egypt

Mustafa Usman
University Malahayati, Indonesia

Mohamed Sharif
Islamic University of Sultan Sharif Ali, Brunei

Syamsul Bahri Andi
Islamic Science University of Malaysia

Ismail Abdullah
International Islamic University, Malaysia

Published by:
Australian Centre for Social and Cultural Studies, Australia
Print: ISSN No. 1834-6170 Online: ISSN 2208-469X
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