AAIMS members are active researchers who publish across the fields of Islamic and Muslim studies. A selection of books by AAIMS members over the past eight years are collated below.


Dara Conduit (2019), The Muslim Brotherhood in Syria. London: Cambridge University Press.

Tristan Dunning (ed) (2019), Palestine: Past and Present. New York: Nova Science Publishers.


Shahram Akbarzadeh and Kylie Baxter (2018): Middle East Politics and International Relations: Crisis Zone. London, UK: Taylor & Francis.

Jan Ali and Abe Ata (eds) (2018): Islam in the West: Perceptions and Reactions. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Renae Barker (2018): State and Religion: The Australian Story. New York, NY: Routledge.

Adis Duderija and Halim Rane (2018): Islam and Muslims in the West: Major Issues and Debates. Springer.

John L. Esposito, Lily Zubaidah Rahim and Naser Ghobadzadeh (2018): The Politics of Islamism: Diverging Visions and Trajectories. Palgrave Macmillan.

Rosemary Hancock (2018): Islamic Environmentalism: Activism in the United States and Great Britain. Abingdon, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Sherene Idriss (2018): Young Migrant Identities: Creativity and Masculinity. Abingdon, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Terence Lovat and Amir Moghadam (2018): The History of Islam: Revelation, Reconstruction or Both? Springer International Publishing.

Arniika Kuusisto and Terence Lovat (2018): Contemporary Challenges for Religious and Spiritual Education. Abingdon, UK and New York, NY: Taylor & Francis Group.

Milad Milani (2018): Sufi Political Thought. Abingdon, UK: Routledge.

Giuseppe Giordan and Adam Possamai (2018): Sociology of Exorcism in Late Modernity. Padova, Italy and Sydney, Australia: Palgrave Macmillan.

Adam Possamai (2018): The i-zation of Society, Religion, and Neoliberal Post-Secularism. Singapore: Springer.


Kinda AlSamara (2017): The Rise of Modern Urbanity (tamaddun) in the Arab World: Education, Journalism, and Enlightenment. Mannheim: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing.

Susan Carland (2017): Fighting Hislam. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

Melissa Crouch (2017): The Business of Transition. Sydney, NSW: Cambridge University Press.

Salim Farrar and Ghena Krayem (2017): Accommodating Muslims Under Common Law: A Comparative Analysis. Routledge.

Vedi Hadiz (2017): Islamic Populism in India and the Middle East. UK, USA, Australia, India and Singapore: Cambridge University Press.

Paul Walker and Terence Lovat (2017): Life and Death Decisions in the Clinical Setting: Moral Decision Making Through Dialogic Consensus. Singapore: Springer.

Julian Millie (2017): Hearing Allah’s Call: Preaching and Performance in Indonesian Islam. Ithaca, US: Cornell University Press.

Julian Millie (2017): Hasan Mustapa: Ethnicity and Islam in Indonesia. Clayton, Victoria: Monash University Publishing.

Matt Tomlinson and Julian Millie (2017): The Monologic Imagination. New York, US: Oxford University Press.

Pam Nilan (2017): Muslim Youth in the Diaspora: Challenging Extremism Through Popular Culture. Abingdon, UK and New York, NY: Routledge.

Patrick Michel, Adam Possamai and Bryan S. Turner (2017): Religions, Nations and Transnationalism in Multiple Modernities. New York, US: Palgrave Macmillan.

Ben Rich (2017): Securitising Identity: The Case of the Saudi State. Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Publishing.

Abdullah Saeed and Hassan Saeed (2017): Freedom of Religion, Apostasy and Islam. Routledge.

Samina Yasmeen (2017): Jihad and Dawah: Evolving Narratives of Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jamat ud Dawah. London, UK: Hurst & Co Ltd.

Adis Duderija (2017): The Imperatives of Progressive Islam. New York: Routledge.

Andrew Jakubowicz, Kevin Dunn, Gail Mason et al, (2017): Cyber Racism and Community Resilience: Strategies for Combating Online Race Hate, New York, Palgrave Macmillan.

Julian Millie (2017): Laughing, Crying, Thinking: Islamic oratory and its critics. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Mario Peucker and Rauf Ceylan (eds) (2017): Muslim Community Organisations in the West: History, Developments and Future Perspectives. Wiesbaden: Springer.

Melinda Rankin (2017): The Political Life of Mary Kaldor: Ideas and Action in International Relations. London: Lynne Rienner.


Shahram Akbarzadeh and Dara Conduit (eds.). (2016): Iran in the World: President Rouhani’s Foreign Policy. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Robert Crotty and Terence Lovat (2016): Islam: Its Beginnings and History, Its Theology and Its Importance Today. Wayville: ATF Press.

Salim Farrar and Ghena Krayem (2016): Accommodating Muslims under Common Law: A Comparative Analysis. London: Routledge.

Riaz Hassan (ed.) (2016): Indian Muslims: Struggling for Equality of Citizenship. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

Dzavid Haveric (2016): History of the Bosnian Muslim community in Australia: settlement experience in Victoria. Lambert Academic Publishing.

Raihan Ismail (2016): Saudi Clerics and Shi’a Islam. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Arniika Kuusisto and Terence Lovat (eds.). (2016): Contemporary Challenges for Religious and Spiritual Education. London: Routledge.

Mario Peucker (2016): Muslims in liberal democracies: Civic and political participation in the West. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson and Bryan S. Turner (eds.). (2016): The Sociology of Shari’a: Case Studies from around the World. Cham: Springer.

Joshua M Roose (2016): Political Islam and Masculinity: Muslim Men in Australia. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Abdullah Saeed, Rowan Gould and Adis Duderija (2016): Islamic Teachings on Contemporary Issues for Young Muslims. Melbourne: National Centre for Excellence in Islamic Studies.

Amin Saikal (2016): Iran at the Crossroads, Polity Press, UK.

Amin Saikal (ed.) (2016): Weak States, Strong Societies: Power and Authority in the New World Order, I B Tauris & Co Ltd, London and New York.

Amin Saikal (ed.) (2016): The Arab World and Iran: A turbulent region in transition, Palgrave Macmillan, New York.

Amin Saikal and Kirill Nourzhanov (eds.) 2016: Afghanistan and its Neighbors after the NATO Withdrawal, Lexington Books, New York.