Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies

The Journal of Arabic and Islamic Studies (JAIS) is the world's most widely read journal in the field of Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies.

Vol. 17 2017 Edited by Lutz Edzard & Stephan Guth

Table of Contents


Post-Biblical Jewish Sources in al-Maqrīzī’s Historiography - Whence His Knowledge? PDF
Haggai Mazuz 1-13
An Analysis of Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī al-Tahānawī’s Approach in "Kashshāf iṣṭilāḥāt al-funūn" – The entry of "huwiyya" PDF
Ismail Lala 14-34
Subversive Writing: Mona Prince’s ‘Laughing Revolution’ from pre- to post-2011 Egypt PDF
Patrizia Zanelli 35-52
Some Verses by Ḥassān b. Ṯābit al-Anṣārī Not Included in His "Dīwān" PDF
Daniele Mascitelli 53-63
Themed section - (a-e Complete): Arab-Sicilian and Andalusian Grammarians PDF
Mirella Cassarino (ed.), Antonella Ghersestti (ed.) 65-135
Themed section - a) Which differences? Notes for a project on Sicilian and Andalusian grammarians PDF
Mirella Cassarino, Antonella Ghersetti 67-78
Themed section - b) Ibn al-Qaṭṭāʿ et la métrique arabe en Sicile entre le XIe et le XIIe siecle PDF
Oriana Capezio 79-96
Themed section - c) Originality of the Semantic Approach in Arabic linguistic Thought, with Particular Reference to Ibn al-Qaṭṭāʿ’s Work PDF
Francesco Grande 97-113
Themed section - d) The "Maǧmūʿa min šiʿr al-Mutanabbī wa-ġawāmiḍihi" by Ibn al-Qaṭṭāʿ al-Ṣiqillī: A Morphological and Lexical Analysis PDF
Cristina La Rosa 114-135
Dossier spécial - (a-l complete): Islamic Law and Minorities PDF
Carlo De Angelo (ed.), Serena Tolino (ed.) 137-309
Obituary - In memory of Prof. Agostino Cilardo PDF
Carlo De Angelo, Serena Tolino 141-142
Dossier spécial b) Introduction - Minorities as Subjects and Minorities as Producers of Islamic Law: Past and Present PDF
Carlo De Angelo, Serena Tolino 143-155
Dossier spécial - c) Non-Muslim Minorities in a "Wasaṭī" Perspective PDF
Paola Pizzo 156-170
Dossier spécial - d) "Fiqh al-aqalliyyāt" in Israel: "Wasaṭiyya" and the Use of the Past by Muslim Judges PDF
Nijmi Edres 171-186
Dossier spécial - e) Embattled Minority In-Between Minorities: An Analysis of British and German Salafi Anti-Jihadi Campaigns PDF
Uriya Shavit 187-203
Dossier spécial - f) Muslim Emigration to the West: The Jurisprudence of the Saudi Permanent Committee for Scholarly Research and Fatwas PDF
Carlo De Angelo 204-222
Dossier spécial - g) Transgenderism, Transsexuality and SexReassignment Surgery in Contemporary Sunni Fatwas PDF
Serena Tolino 223-246
Dossier spécial - h) Sexual Rights and their Discontents: Yūsuf al-Qaraḍāwī on Homosexuality and the ‘Islamic Family’ PDF
Bettina Dennerlein 247-267
Dossier special - i) Ritual Ablution and Cultic Purity in an Ismaili Context: The Siǧistānian View PDF
Antonella Straface 268-279
Dossier spécial - j) Alms and the Man: Fiscal Sectarianism in the Legal Statements of the Shiʿi Imams PDF
Edmund Hayes 280-298
Dossier spécial - k) A Dispute between Ḥanafis and Twelvers about Mutʿa (First Half of 2nd c. AH) PDF
Agostino Cilardo 299-309
Dossier spécial (a-h complete): Approaches to the Etymology of Arabic PDF
Stephan Guth (ed.) 311-453
Introduction PDF
Stephan Guth 313-321
Dossier spécial - b) On Some Arabic Roots and Their Etymological Relevance PDF
Zeus Wellnhofer 322-331
Dossier spécial - c) The "ism" in the Arabic Grammatical Tradition: Reflections on Its Origin and Meanings PDF
Simona Olivieri 332-344
Dossier spécial - d) Biradicalist Mimophonic Triradicalism: Sounds, root nuclei and root complements in M. Ḥ. Ḥ. Gabal’s ‘etymological’ dictionary of Arabic (2012) PDF
Stephan Guth 345-376
Dossier spécial - e) Éclats de roche : Une étude d’étymologie sur les noms de la pierre en latin, grec et arabe PDF
Jean-Claude Rolland 377-406
Dossier spécial - f) Notes on the Emergence of New Semitic Roots in the Light of Compounding PDF
Lutz Edzard 407-414
Dossier spécial - g) The Arabic Lexicographer Ibn Sīdah and the Notion of Semantic Field PDF
Francesco Grande 415-433
Dossier spécial - h) Etymology and Polysemy: A Non-Objectivist Approach to the Domain of Vision in the Semitic Languages PDF
Gizem Işık 434-453
Dossier spécial (a-k): Arrays of Egyptian and Tunisian Everyday Worlds: An Update on the project "In 2016—How it felt to live in the Arab World five years after the 'Arab Spring'" PDF
S. Guth (ed.), E. Chiti (ed.), A. Hofheinz 455-508
Introduction: From "Issues" to "Arreys" PDF
Stephan Guth, Albrecht Hofheinz 457-462
ʿĀmmiyya PDF
Eva Marie Håland 463-465
Dossier spécial - d) Baby Milk PDF
Albrecht Hofheinz 466-469
Clash PDF
Elena Chiti 470-473
Dossier spécial - f) Conversations PDF
Monika Lindbekk 474-478
Dossier spécial - f) Crowdfunding PDF
Teresa Pepe 479-481
Dossier spécial - g) Dérja PDF
Myriam Achour Kallel, Mariem Guellouz 482-483
Dual identities / Masking PDF
Stephan Guth 484-491
Dossier spécial - i) Father Figures PDF
Mihaila Yordanova 492-498
Dossier spécial - j) Psychiatrists PDF
Maren Buvarp Aardal 499-501
Satire (in YouTube channels) PDF
Mohab Mohamed 502-505

ISSN: 0806-198X