Call for papers

Special Issue of Agatheos: European Journal for Philosophy of Religion on "Contemporary Philosophical Engagements with Islam"

Agatheos: European Journal for Philosophy of Religion invites submissions for a special issue dedicated to "Contemporary Philosophical Engagements with Islam." The Guest Editor of this issue is Mohammad Saleh Zarepour (University of Manchester). The special issue is open to philosophical engagements with any aspect of Islam and Islamic belief. The primary genre of the submitted papers must be philosophical rather than historical or exegetical. Nevertheless, we welcome papers that include reconstruction and/or evaluation of philosophical ideas, theories, or arguments regarding any aspect of Islam developed in the history of philosophy or theology. The papers could be for or against any element of Islamic belief.

Topics of Interest: We invite submissions on a wide range of topics, including but not limited to:
• The Existence, Nature, and Attributes of the God of Islam
• God-World Relationship in Islam
• Analysis of the Islamic Faith
• Revelation and Religious Experience
• Islamic Conception of the Afterlife
• Islam and Morality
• Islam and Feminism
• Islam and the Problem of Evil
• Islam and Science
• Islam and the Problem of Evil
• Islam and the Problem of Divine Hiddenness
• Islam and the Problem of Petitionary Prayer

Submission Guidelines:
• Manuscript Preparation: Submissions should be prepared in accordance with the journal's guidelines for authors, available here:

Add “Engagements with Islam” on the title page of your submission.

Submission Process:
Deadline: The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2024.
Submission Portal: Manuscripts should be submitted through the journal’s online submission system:
Peer Review: All submissions will undergo a double-blind peer review process.
Notification: Authors will be notified of the review outcome in a couple of months after submission.