e-ISSN: 1309-1719
ISSN: 1309-1786
Period: 2 Issues Annually
Start: 2010
Publisher: Bursa İlahiyat Vakfı

Author Guidelines

Text and references in the papers submitted to Ilahiyat Studies must follow the Isnad Citation Style.

The papers submitted to Ilahiyat Studies should make some noticeable contributions to Islamic and religious studies. The papers will be held to imply that it contains original, unpublished work and is not being submitted for publication elsewhere.

Since Ilahiyat Studies sends all papers for review, a copy should be submitted in a form suitable for sending anonymously to the reviewers. Since manuscripts are evaluated by anonymous peer review, authors must remove all identifying information from their texts. Authors should refer to themselves in the text and cite in the third person. For example, instead of writing “I argue (Nasr 2007)….” write “Nasr (1997) argues….”

All submissions are assessed by referees, but the Editorial Board reserves the right to decide what articles will be published.

Unsolicited book reviews may not be published.

Full name(s) of the author(s) must be listed, along with university or professional affiliation, address, city, state, country, phone/fax number(s), and email address where you can be reached. Provide a two-sentence biography that we can use in your article. Current information only.

All papers must include an abstract of no more than 150 words.

It is strongly advised that the article’s length should not exceed 12.000 words. Book reviews and conference reports must not exceed 1500 words.

All pages should be numbered consecutively. All papers should have an introductory section in which the objectives and methodology of the article are explained and a final section, which summarizes the main points, discussed and the conclusions reached. Manuscripts should be typed double-spaced on one side of the A4 only. Tables, graphs, and figures should be on separate pages. All submissions should be in MS Word format. Leave at least 4 cm margins on the top, bottom, and sides.