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Yemen in 1917

The British Government issued an official handbook on Yemen in 1917. This has recently been uploaded to the Qatar Digital Library. One …


Women of Iran’s Past

The women of Iran – 120 years ago Antoin Sevruguin, the father of Iranian society photography, captured portraits of Iranian women in …


Sociology of the Arab Spring

For those interested in the issue, the recently published July issue of International Sociology (30:4) is devoted to the Arab uprisings. It …


Islamic Africa: New Brill Journal

Islamic Africa is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary, academic journal published online and in print. Incorporating the journal Sudanic Africa, Islamic Africa publishes original …