ISSN 2578-2177

The American journal of Humanities and Islamic Studies is the leading international journal on the issues of Islamic evolutions and invention in humanities and organizational behavior. Sponsored and founded by the Guidance College, Texas, the Journal is continually focusing on the social change, humanitarian research, organizational development and Islamic perspective on human/organizational life.

Committed to Meeting your Needs

The American Journal of Humanities and Islamic Studies brings research scholars, professionals/ practitioners to the latest scholarly discussion of efforts to improve applicability of Islamic practices in organizational and human life by focusing on improving quality of organizational set-ups and individual concerns. The journal provides both scholars and professionals the best in scholarly writing, theory, research and methodology by informing them the latest issues of individual, group and organizational dynamics with the Islamic ideology in mind. Explicitly, the journal is directed toward three key audiences:

  • Behavioral/Shariah scientists studying the processes of social and organizational change.
  • Professionals/practitioners from a range of backgrounds who want to base their practice on relevant knowledge.
  • Policymakers/Shariah advisors studying potential contributions of the Islamic thoughts in human and organizational behavior.

Aims and Objectives

With diverse audiences in mind, publishes a variety of material designed to help individuals and organizations endorse Shariah based change. The precise goals of the research journal are to:

  • Present a range of conceptual and theoretical ideologies that predict and explain the inferences of human/organizational action.
  • Explain social inventions, organizational behavior, consultation activities, emergent innovations, and educational practices based on Islamic practices.
  • Engage the full range of organizational and social science and the influence of Islamic thoughts on it.
  • Examine underlying beliefs, assumptions, values and Islamic thoughts associated with various forms of social and organizational change.

Publication Frequency

First volume will have a biannual periodicity and will enhance periodicity as demands growth.

The American Journal of Humanities and Islamic Studies articles keep up with the evolution of the field, ensuring that you receive the best and latest analyses on the spectrum of Human and organizational life along with Shariah compliance. In each volume, Journal welcome wide range of insightful and thought-provoking scholarship, including:

  • Theoretical articles presenting current trends inclusive of both research and futuristic applications
  • Case Studies providing a rich source of ideas, information, and methods
  • Articles offering unique perspectives on people, society and organizational culture based on Islamic ideology.
  • Comments and Responses adding insight to current and recent works published in the journal
  • Review Essays spotlighting the current state of the field through analyses of new related books.

Interdisciplinary in Scope

The American Journal of Humanities and Islamic Studies taps its interdisciplinary nature to provide you with complete and balanced coverage of the field s latest developments and advances. Distinguished authors from around the world bring you original analyses and views from a variety of disciplines, including:

  • Organization Development
  • Research Methods
  • Race and Ethnicity
  • Leadership and Management
  • Psychology
  • Gender
  • Sociology
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Organizational Behavior/Psychology
  • Organizational Finance

Islamic Perspective on:

  • Corporate Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Corporate Marketing
  • Customer relationship management and service quality
  • Shariah Compliant Organizational Practices
  • Labor Rights
  • Production Management


Dr. Hamed Ghazali

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

Editorial Board

Dr. Main Alqudah

Associate Professor-Guidance College, USA

Dr. Noor Mobeen

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

Dr. Basil Alqudwa

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

Dr. Khalid Kebbati

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

Dr. Bachir Djehiche

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

Dr. Muthana Alkhladi

Assistant Professor-Guidance College, USA

The American Journal of Humanities and Islamic Studies is seeking indexing for prestigious research databases including

  • Google Scholar
  • Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ)
  • Ulrich’s
  • ProQUEST
  • EBSCO Host
  • Index Islamicus

All the manuscript should follow the Manual of American Psychological Association (APA) 6th style of formatting in general before submission along with detailed guidelines listed below.

Manuscript Format Manuscripts/articles files should be provided in Microsoft Word format (doc. docx.). Latex file can be accepted if provided with additional PDF format.

Manuscript should be typed, double-spaced on standard-sized paper (8.5″ x 11″) with 1″ margins on all sides. You should use a clear font that is highly readable. APA recommends using 12 pt. Times New Roman font.

Manuscript Length Manuscript should be of 3000-9500 words in length inclusive of all references and annexures.
Title A title of not more than 12 words should be provided.
Author Details Each author should provide full name followed by institute affiliation, email address and mailing address. Corresponding author should be highlighted by an asterisk.
Funding Details Authors must declare all sources of research funding (if any) in their manuscript and also describe the role of financial sponsor in the entire research process.
Abstract/Keywords Title page must include brief of the manuscript not more than 250 words in total. A keywords of not more than six should follow by the abstract.
Headings Level 1- Centered, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Headings
Level 2- Left-aligned, Boldface, Uppercase and Lowercase Heading
Level-3- Indented, boldface, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period.
Level 4-Indented, boldface, italicized, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period.
Level 5-Indented, italicized, lowercase heading with a period. Begin body text after the period.
Tables All the tables should be typed or of editable version and embedded in to the main body of the article following the APA style. The position of each table should be clearly labelled in the body text of article and numbered accordingly.
Figures Figures inclusive of charts, diagrams, pictures etc. should be properly numbered with Arabic numerals and must submitted in electronic form.
References References to other publications must be in APA style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency. Both in-text and end references should be in consistent with formatting style (APA).



Articles submitted to the journal should not have been published before in their current or substantially similar form, or be under consideration for publication with another journal. Authors submitting articles for publication warrant that the work is not an infringement of any existing copyright and will indemnify the publisher against any breach of such warranty. For ease of dissemination and to ensure proper policing of use, papers and contributions become the legal copyright of the publisher unless otherwise agreed.

Review Process

All the submission follows the double blind review process. Each paper is reviewed by the editor and, if it is judged suitable for this publication, it is then sent to at least two independent referees for double blind peer review.

All past research papers will be archived and available here.