British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies

(The TQCC of British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
The Myth of Turkish Islam: the influence of Naqshbandi-Gümüşhanevi thought in Turkish Islamic orthodoxy10
Departing ‘Secularism’: boundary appropriation and extension of the Syrian state in the religious domain since 20118
Counterinsurgency in Istanbul: provocative counterorganization, violent interpellation and sectarian fears6
At the Intersections of Populism, Nationalism and Islam: Justice and Development Party and Populist Reconfiguration of Religion in Politics6
Ramallah ravers and Haifa hipsters: gender, class, and nation in Palestinian popular culture6
Islamism and the rise of Islamic charities in post-revolutionary Tunisia: claiming political Islam through other means?5
The empire’s opposition strikes back: popular culture as creative resistance tool under Turkey’s AKP5
The inter-Islamic competition and the shift in al-Nur party stance towards civil state in Egypt5
Stagnation Vs adaptation: tracking the Muslim Brotherhood’s trajectories after the 2013 coup4
Engendering hunger strikes: Palestinian women in Israeli prisons4
Willpower: auto-ethnographic insights into the challenges that women encounter in academia4
Negotiating patriarchal relationships to become economically active: an insight into the agency of Syrian refugee women in Jordan using frameworks of womanism and intersectionality4
Localizing resilience: discursive projections, entrapments and domination4
‘We don’t want to be governed like this anymore’: protest democracy as an expression of a crisis of governmentality in post-revolution Tunisia4
Queer counterpublics and LGBTQ pop-activism in Jordan4
Afghans in Iran: the state and the working of immigration policies3
On Palestinian Yiddish and Ashkenazi Arabic in 18-19 century Palestine: a language-oriented new look on Jewish-Arab relations3
Ethnopolitics to geopolitics: the Turkish State and the Kurdish question since 20153
The power of nonsense: humour in Egypt’s counter/revolution3
Shifting Threats and Strategic Adjustment in Iran’s Foreign Policy: The case of Strait of Hormuz3
Ideology matters: cultural power in the case of Daesh3
The development of the education system in Qatar: assessing the intended and unintended impacts of privatization policy shifts3
Investigating the cultural signs and ideological representations in Masameer Saudi cartoon: a discursive and semiotic analysis2
When colonialism and nationalism meet - but speak a different language: the case of Haifa during the British Mandate2
Active on the street but apathetic at the ballot box? Explaining youth voter behaviour in Tunisia’s new democracy2
Institutions, feminist mobilizations, and political economy: Debating equal inheritance in Tunisia2
Syrian refugees and other Syrian forced migrants in Jordan: forms of capital approach2
Oil, Labour and Empire: Abadan in WWII Occupied Iran2
Soft power, hard power dynamics: the case of Iran in Afghanistan2
Political time and leadership in the Middle East: an analysis of 22 prominent leaders2
Azerbaijan’s state building power as a reflection of Israel–Iran hostility2
Social capital and sense of neighbourhood belonging among Qatari nationals2
An episode of the revolution: Aleppo university protest movement 2011–20132
The evolution of the party model in Turkey: from cadre to cartel parties?2
Israeli Military Education: Historical Overview of a Unique Phenomenon (1941-2004)2
Islamic Fundamentalism as a lifestyle? a Sociological Study of Islamic Fundamentalism among Sunni Kurds of Iran2
Demographic analysis on social perceptions of Hijab in contemporary Iran: dimensions and determinants2
Political thinking performed: popular cultures as arenas of consent and resistance2
Sectarianism in the service of Salafism: Shiites as a political tool for Jordanian Salafis2
Constructing new Turkey’s desired worker: the denial of social class in the AKP era2
Legal conflicts among natural resources stakeholders in Iran2
Institutional petitions in Morocco: opportunities and challenges of claiming rights in participatory arenas2
The Arab Rationalist Association and the turn to Nahḍah in contemporary Arab thought2
Baudrillard in Ankara: mainstream media and the production of simulacra in the Turkish public sphere1
Alevism as Islam: rethinking Shahab Ahmed’s conceptualization of Islam through Alevi poetry1
The birth of a poetry of political criticism: the transformation that took place in the political verses of the Negev Bedouin at the close of the Ottoman period1
The failure of democracy in Afghanistan1
175 years of persecution: a history of the Babis and Baha’is of Iran1
The ‘myth of moderation’ following the Arab Uprisings: polarization in Tunisia and Egypt’s founding elections1
The Abu Hameds of Mulabbis: an oral history of a Palestinian village depopulated in the Late Ottoman period1
The practice of informal marriages in the Muslim world: a comparative portrait1
From brotherhood of the revolution to the struggle for power: analysis of the Libyan Civil War in the context of the security dilemma1
Palestinian rural education during the British mandate: a story of a national struggle and constant resistance1
To fight ‘Justly’: Shia Clerics under Safavids and Qajars1
State capacity and termination of terror campaigns: a qualitative evidence from PKK1
Iran’s foreign policy making: consensus building or power struggle?1
The rise of hybrid political Islam in Turkey - origins and consolidation of the JDP1
Internet-mediated Islamist semiotics: policing memes and the R4BIA pizza effect1
The Russo-Ottoman struggle over the support of the Muslims of Southern Caucasus in the 1890s1
Jordanian stamps of Islamic holy sites in Jerusalem: 1967-19891
Styles of ‘religion’, ‘non-religion’ and ‘spirituality’ in post-revolutionary Iran: the ‘ironic’ impact of ‘Islam’ on people’s ‘religiosity’1
Mass violence in Syria: continuity and change1
Palestinian workers of Israel Railways1
Violence against health care in Syria: patterns, meanings, implications1
Ingroup, outgroup, or ally? An inquiry on the identity content of the People’s Protection Units (YPG) supporters on social media1
The role of the Syrian business elite in the Syrian conflict: a class narrative1
Hedayat’s rebellious child: multicultural rewriting of The Blind Owl in Porochista Khakpour’s Sons and Other Flammable Objects1
Diasporic Syrian women writers: stories of resilience and survival1
Configuring the present for the future: personal narratives of the Arab spring1
Methods in the madness? Exploring the logics of torture in Syrian counterinsurgency practices1
Deliberate polarization as a distractive political strategy in economic downturns: the case of Turkey1
Space, place and consciousness; Explorations on Jewish identity in Amos Oz’s life narrative A Tale of Love and Darkness1
Emotions and narratives of the spirit of Gallipoli: Turkey’s collective identity and status in international relations1
Contesting ritual practices in Twelver Shiism: modernism, sectarianism and the politics of self-flagellation ( taṭbīr )1
From ‘ yol ’ to diasporic Alevism: migration and religious change among Alevis in Britain1
Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow: social justice and the rise of dystopian art and literature post-Arab Uprisings1
Political economies of the middle east and north Africa1
Zionism in a white coat: Israel’s geopolitics of medical aid development assistance of health to Africa1
Orchestrating Palestinian youth political socialization during theBritishMandate (1917-1948): policies and community responses1
The cinema of the young Muslim Brothers: claiming a space in Egyptian pop culture1
New directions in the study of popular culture and politics in the Middle East and North Africa1
Power, politics & resistance: secularism and women’s marital rights in Egypt and Iran1
Between political survival and regional power: the justice and development party and Cyprus, 2002–20171
Religious Arabic exclamations in Persian talks-in-interaction: a micro-analytic approach to contexts and senses1
Egypt ’s new authoritarianism from an institutionalist perspective: formal-informal interactions before and after the Egyptian revolution1
Returning the megaphone to the people: the Theatre of the Oppressed as artivism in the public space for a new critical citizenry in Morocco1
“Muslim Democrats”: the rise of neo-Islamism in Tunisia and Morocco1
Disempowerment without expropriation: Egypt’s old oligarchy under Sisi1
‘The Female Rumi’ and Feminine Mysticism: ‘God’s Weaver’ by Parvin Iʿtisami1
Musical spirits and poetic tongues: oral traditions in the cultural politics of Kurdish intellectuals (1920s-1940s)1
‘Revenge of the jobniks’? Soldier representation and resistance in contemporary Israeli popular culture1