About the Journal
The Journal of Contemporary Maqasid Studies is an international peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by the Maqasid Institute. The Journal publishes articles in Arabic and English bi-annually (January and July).
The Journal of Contemporary Maqasid Studies (JCMS) aims to become a leading intellectual forum for publishing scholarly research in maqasid (higher objectives) methodological and applied studies.
To publish refereed research in the field of maqasid of the revelation (Qur’an and Sunnah) and Islamic Shari’ah in compliance with international publishing, peer-reviewing, and arbitration standards. The Journal aims for a methodological leap in maqasid based studies and solutions, and to establish a framework for dialogue with other methodologies.
- Support contemporary innovative and applied Maqasid studies.
- Revive the Maqasid heritage in contemporary discourse and in observance of Islamic Shari’ah principles.
- Develop contemporary maqasid methods for the revelation to become a central source for human knowledge.
- Promote dialogue between different methodologies.