About the Journal

Focus and Scope

NEAS is a geographically focused interdisciplinary journal that studies the region encompassing the Nile Valley, the Red Sea, and the lands adjacent to both. Focusing on patterns and processes that affect the region as a whole, articles address the social sciences and humanities, rethinking established debates and paradigms in the field with comparative implications for scholars working in other parts of the world by engagin gin comparative and transnational studies. Issues are thematic in focus and draw upon new or underutilized source materials and disciplinary methodologies.

Peer Review Process

All full-length articles undergo a double-blind peer review process. Authors must remove their names from anywhere in the submitted manuscript. Reviewers will be asked to complete a review form accessible through this system.


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