GU-Q Publications

We produce a number of print and digital publications that highlight the richness of the university’s
activities in Qatar and outline the latest research-related publications, conferences, and research

Books by GU-Q Faculty and Staff

Since 2005, our faculty and staff have published an impressive number of books which demonstrate how we have helped Qatar develop a knowledge-based economy and offer a snapshot of cutting-edge research that covers topics of regional and global concern, such as intelligence and national security, how to overcome poverty, Islam and the West, and the representation of women. This research has been published by a number of prestigious publishers, such as Hurst, Routledge, and Sage and the university presses of Cambridge, Oxford, Columbia, and Cornell.

Journals Edited by Faculty

Our faculty edit a variety of journals and journal special issues.

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Basic Income Studies

Basic Income Studies is an interdisciplinary journal published twice a year by De Gruyter. It focuses on scholarly research on the viability of universal basic income theory. Karl Widerquist is Senior Consultant Editor.

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HAWWA: Journal of Women in the Middle East and the Islamic World is an interdisciplinary journal focused on gender issues in the Middle East and the Islamic World, which was founded under the editorship of Amira Sonbol. Published by Brill, Rogaia Abusharaf serves on it’s editorial board.

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Journal of Arabian Studies

Journal of Arabian Studies (JAS) is the leading scholarly journal covering the Arabian peninsula, its surrounding waters, and international connections. Gerd Nonneman is the co-editor-in-chief of this journal published twice a year by Taylor & Francis in association with GU-Q.

Monsoon: Journal of the Indian Ocean Rim

Monsoon is an interdisciplinary journal publishing original and innovative research that analyzes the cultural, historical, and political circumstances that have shaped—and currently affect—the coastal societies of the Indian Ocean. Published by Duke University Press in collaboration with the Africa Institute, the journal is co-edited by Rogaia Abusharaf, and associate editors include Uday Chandra.

The Muslim World

Dedicated to the promotion and dissemination of scholarly research on Islam and Muslim societies and on historical and current aspects of Muslim-Christian relations, The Muslim World has published many special issues edited by GU-Q faculty. Past special issues have been edited by Mehran Kamrava and Ayman Shabana, among others, and have shared research outcomes of the Center for International and Regional Studies.

Research News

GU-Q Highlights Student Research on the Indian Ocean 

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GU-Q Highlights Student Research on the Indian Ocean 

Highlighting its dedication to mentoring undergraduate researchers, Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) hosted a unique research conference for its first Indian Ocean Fellows, an initiative of the Sonneborn Interdisciplinary Collaboration…
Hiwaraat Series Continues with “On Palestine” Symposium 

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Hiwaraat Series Continues with “On Palestine” Symposium 

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) hosted a public symposium, “On Palestine,” on March 7, bringing together leading Palestinian voices and Middle East scholars. The timely discussions centered on the themes…