MAZAHIB Jurnal Pemikiran Hukum Islam (MAZAHIB Journal of Islamic Legal Thoughts, p-ISSN: 1829-9067, e-ISSN: 2460-6588) is a peer-reviewed journal published by the Faculty of Sharia, Samarinda State Institute of Islamic Studies (IAIN Samarinda). This scholarly periodical specializes in the study of Islamic law and seeks to present the various results of the latest research, both conceptual-doctrinal and empirical, in the field. The editors welcome contributions in the form of articles to be published after undergoing a manuscript selection mechanism, peer-review, and editing process.

The journal is published twice a year in June and December. It was firstly published in 2004 (printed edition). Since Vol. 13, Issue 1 (June 2015), it has migrated gradually to an electronic journal system (Open Access). It is now a full online journal, and it only accepts manuscript submissions written in English or Arabic.

MAZAHIB Jurnal Pemikiran Hukum Islam has been accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of Indonesia since 30 October 2017 based on the Decree Number 51/E/KPT/2017 (valid for five years).

Indexed by Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Google Scholar, Indonesian Publication Index (IPI), Science & Technology Index (SINTA), MORAREF, EBSCO Open Science Directory, etc.

Member of; all published articles in this journal will have a unique DOI number.



Call for Papers 2019


Authors in the related fields of Islamic Law are invited to submit papers for the upcoming June and December 2019 edition of Mazahib Jurnal Pemikiran Hukum Islam (Volume 18, Issue 1 and Volume 18, Issue 2).

Download the Call for Papers 2019 poster Here.



Posted: 2019-01-03 More...
More Announcements...

Vol 17, No 2 (2018): Volume 17 (2), December 2018 (In Press)

Table of Contents


Politics, Local Governments, and Shari’a by-Laws in Indonesia: Revisiting A Common Assumption
Dani Muhtada
The Commodification of Religion in the Maqashid Asy- Syariah Perspective
Maftukhatusolikhah Maftukhatusolikhah
Legal Protection for Hajj Pilgrims Through Regional Regulation
Achmad Irwan Hamzani, Siswanto Siswanto, Havis Aravik
Para-fiqh: Bridging Thematic Fiqh to Ushūl and Ushūl’s Response to Specialization of Fiqh
Ahmad Sholihin Siregar
The Difference of a Child (Walad) Concept in Islamic Inheritance Law and its Implications to The Decisions of the Religious Courts in Indonesia
Ana Amalia Furqan, Alfitri Alfitri, Akhmad Haries