Journal of Religious Studies has been published
The third issue of the Journal of Religious Studies, one of the main indicators of the academic activity at Azerbaijan Institute of Theology (AIT), has been published.
Under the editorship of AIT rector Jeyhun Mammadov, the Journal of Religious Studies aims to introduce the articles of both local and international religious scholars and researchers to the academic community. Published biannually, the current issue of the journal presents 19 articles and 1 book review. Academic articles on religious sociology, religious psychology, history of Islamic denominations, hadiths, tafseers, sayings, history, philosophy, Islamic law have been presented by professional and influential researchers of their field. The journal will include a new section called “Review”. Along with the local scholars, the editorial board members include well-known scholars working in educational institutions in Turkey, Russia, Iran and Switzerland.
Azerbaijan Institute of Theology is a higher education institution specialized in the religious field. The Institute publishes monographs, textbooks, programs and articles in various fields of social sciences, including the religious field.
It should be noted that academic publications are one of the main indicators of the academic activity of higher education institutions. In the future, the Journal of Religios Studies is expected to be included in the well-known international databases.
The publication rules of the journal have been prepared in conformity with the requirements of the Higher Attestation Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan for academic journals as well as international standards in this field. Published biannually, the Journal of Religious Studies presents numerous articles on theology, philosophy, psychology, sociology and other sciences.