Journal of Asian Wisdom and Islamic Behavior: Announcements <p>The publication of research as scientific articles in reputable international journals, for the most part, constitutes a dissemination of science and knowledge. Accordingly, the process adheres to international journal publication standards. These standards include, among others, the blind review process, the article’s novelty and systematics, as well as other relevant aspects pertaining to academic writing.</p> <p>Proficiency in and mastery of academic writing are key elements that academicians need to hone their skills and improve their performance as academic scholars. In order to meet such specific needs, JAWAB (Jogja Academic Writing and Reading Bootcamp) was rightly established.</p> <p>JAWAB maintains significant concerns on training of research, academic writing, and publication of scientific work. It was pioneered by a number of lecturers in October of 2021. Nonetheless, its academic writing activities have begun since 2017.</p> <p>Through its collaborations with several academicians who are focused on research and publication, JAWAB (Jogja Academic Writing and Reading Bootcamp), subsequently, initiated the establishment of a journal called <strong>JAWAB: </strong>Journal of Asian Wisdom and Islamic Behavior.</p> <p>This journal is dedicated to scholars with a particular attention to local issues in Asia, which have been lacking attention thus far. By maintaining good article quality standards, the journal intends to disseminate results of qualitative research, in particular.</p> <p>Furthermore, the journal also intends to serve as an arena for scientific discussions among global scholars having common interests and concerns on issues of Islam as spiritual practice and traditions of Muslim communities as local wisdom in Asia.</p> en-US General: JAWAB INVITATION TO PUBLISH <p><strong>ABOUT</strong></p> <p><strong>JAWAB: </strong><em>Journal of Asian Wisdom and Islamic Behavior</em> focuses on publication of qualitative research articles on Islam as a spiritual practice and traditions of Muslim communities as local wisdom in Asia. It is aimed at promoting a diverse range local beliefs, local figures, local traditions, and local wisdom relating to the behavior of Muslim communities in Asia. Accordingly, JAWAB emphasizes high quality field studies on the traditions and behaviors of Muslim communities in Asia, which include: spirituality (Sufism), religiosity, faith, cosmological belief, social identity, custom and culture, as well as digital life that differ in each region but are not limited to these scopes. Only articles that are in line with the focus and scope of the journal shall be accepted in order to facilitate all Indonesian and non-Indonesian researchers and academia to publish their research paper and to develop a network among scholars the world over. We invite writers of various backgrounds and those who are underrepresented.</p> <p><strong>SCOPE</strong></p> <p><strong>Islamic Spirituality in Asia </strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Sufism in Urban Society </em></li> <li><em>Sufism and Religious Capital</em></li> <li><em>Sufism and Environmental Sustainability </em></li> <li><em>Sufism, Simplicity and Happiness in Life</em></li> <li><em>Sufism, between Social Elitism and Alienation </em></li> <li><em>Sufism and Socio-Political Change</em></li> <li><em>Networks and Genealogy of Local Schools of Sufism </em></li> <li><em>Obedience to Spiritual Leader </em></li> <li><em>Sufism and Local Wisdom</em></li> <li><em>Local Schools of Tariqa</em></li> </ul> <p><strong>Local Spirituality as Schools of Faith and Belief </strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Practices, Rituals, and Teachings of Local Spirituality</em></li> <li><em>Appeal of Local Spiritual Figures</em></li> <li><em>Followers of Schools of Faith and Belief</em></li> <li><em>Rise of New Local Schools and Beliefs</em></li> <li><em>The Concept of Karamat and Supernatural Power of Spiritual Leader</em></li> </ul> <p><em> </em><strong>Religiosity and Social Harmony </strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li>Local Figures’ Understanding of Interfaith Tolerance</li> <li>Moderation Practices using Local Wisdom Approaches</li> <li>Influence of Local Figures on a Harmonious Environment within a Diversity of Faith</li> <li>Teachings and Rituals of Faith and Local Customs Containing Harmony</li> <li>Local/Communal Conflicts among Religious Understandings</li> <li>Religiosity and Social Relations between the Social Minority and Majority</li> <li>Religious Leaders as Actor and Factor of Social Harmony</li> <li>Power Struggle for Religious Influence among Local Religious Leaders</li> </ul> <p><strong>Islam as Customary Rituals and Local Culture </strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Religious Rituals as Local Wisdom </em></li> <li><em>Religious Rituals and Surge of Modernity</em></li> <li><em>Religious Rituals on Islamic Holy Days</em></li> <li><em>Circumcision and Marriage Rituals between Islam and Local Traditions</em></li> <li><em>Practices of Religious Rituals during the COVID-19 Pandemic</em></li> <li><em>Islamic Influence on Local Culture and Customary Practice</em></li> <li><em>Faith of Hinterland Local Community</em></li> <li><em>Juncture between and Journey of Islam, Local Culture and Custom</em></li> <li><em>Between Religious and Customary Sacralities</em></li> </ul> <p><em> </em><strong>Islam, Identity and Local Wisdom </strong></p> <p> <em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Islamic Genealogy as Local Identity</em></li> <li><em>Juncture and Journey of Islam to Becoming Local Custom</em></li> <li><em>Islamic Symbols and Understanding as Local Identity</em></li> <li><em>Islam and the Formation of Communal Piety</em></li> <li><em>Traditional Piety in Modern Life</em></li> <li><em>Global Diaspora and Local Religious Identity</em></li> <li><em>Masculine and Feminine in the Perspective of Local Wisdom</em></li> <li><em>Wisdom in Local Architecture, Fashion, Culinary, and Art </em></li> <li><em>Education Containing Local Wisdom</em></li> <li><em>Communal Asset Management as Local Wisdom</em></li> <li><em>Conflict between Islamic Teachings and Ethnic Ritual Practices </em></li> <li><em>The Concept of Cursed and Baraka of Local Figures</em></li> </ul> <p><strong>Islam and Local Cosmological Beliefs</strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Islam in Healing Practices of Supernatural Illnesses</em></li> <li><em>Islam and Shamanic Practices as Local Wisdom </em></li> <li><em>Islam and Mythology of Sacred Sites </em></li> <li><em>Islam and Holy and Sacred Objects</em></li> <li><em>Islam and Sacred Plants/Animals of Local Communities</em></li> <li><em>Islam and Communal Taboos</em></li> <li><em>Possession Trance as a Cosmological and Religious Phenomenon</em></li> </ul> <p><strong>Digital Life of Local Muslim Millennials </strong></p> <p><em>Topics of Interest:</em></p> <ul> <li><em>Sacrality of Religion in the Era of Social Media</em></li> <li><em>Social Media Usage by Local Spiritualists</em></li> <li><em>New Media and Religious Flaunting by Local Celebrities</em></li> <li><em>Religious Activities of Local Millennials on Social Media</em></li> <li><em>New Media and Short Cut Spirituality</em></li> <li><em>New Media as a Source of Religious Behavior</em></li> </ul> <h2><strong>REWARD AND APPRECIATION</strong></h2> <ul> <li>2 articles by non-Indonesian authors : $ 300/article</li> <li>2 collaborative articles by Indonesian and non-Indonesian authors : $ 250/article</li> <li>3 articles by Indonesian authors : $ 150/article</li> </ul> <h2><strong>GUIDANCE FOR SUBMISSION</strong></h2> <p>Please submit your article to <strong>JAWAB: </strong>Journal of Asian Wisdom and Islamic Behavior via OJS (Open Journal System) by logging in at the following website: <a href=""></a></p> <p><strong>AUTHOR GUIDE</strong></p> <p>Articles shall have a minimum of 6,000 words and a maximum of 8,000 words in length (including references, notes and tables) and be written in good and acceptable English. Articles shall be submitted according to the format outlined in JAWAB’s guideline. Please refer to the following link ///// for the article template and author guidelines.</p> <p><strong>MORE INFO</strong></p> <p>Email: <a href=""></a></p> <p>Telp: +6281212885169 (Ms Uud)</p> Journal of Asian Wisdom and Islamic Behavior 2022-04-19