For Readers

Tue, Jan 17th 2012, 9:05AM

Read the Journal Online!

The Middle East Journal is now available online. Through a partnership with IngentaConnect, all Journal subscribers may electronically access back issues of the Journal through 2004. Use our guide to create or activate an electronic membership or subscription. 

Please contact IngentaConnect with any technnical questions at

Missing Issue Claims

Notice of domestic and Canadian nonreceipt of an issue must be sent to Circulation Department, The Middle East Journal, 1761 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20036-2882 within six weeks after publication of the subsequent issue. Overseas nonreceipt must be claimed within six weeks of publication of the second subsequent issue.

  • Winter: Claim by 15 May
  • Spring: Claim by 15 August
  • Summer: Claim by 15 November
  • Autumn: Claim by 15 February


After these dates, missing issues may be purchased at the back issue rate, subject to availability. No issues will be replaced because of out-of-date addresses.

Back Issues

Selected back issues are available at a single-copy cost of $15 for individuals and $55 for institutions, plus $4.50 domestic postage for the first copy, $.75 for each additional copy, and $15 foreign postage for the first copy, $5 for each additional copy.


Inquiries regarding missing issue claims, back issues, and change of address forms should be addressed to Circulation Department, The Middle East Journal, 1761 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20036-2882. Or call (202) 785-1141 x205 or email

Please note, your online account is separate from your record as a subscriber to The Middle East Journal.  To change your mailing address, please send an email to or by mail at

The Middle East Journal
Attn: Circulation Assistant
1761 N St. NW
Washington, DC 20036

The Middle East Journal Masthead

Editor: Michael Collins Dunn
Managing Editor: Jacob Passel
Book Review Editor: John Calabrese
Assistant Editor: Peter Boal
Publications Assistant: Nancy C. Wood

Board of Advisory Editors
John Alterman
Muriel A. Atkin
Shaul Bakhash
Henri Barkey
Helena Cobban
Mary-Jane Deeb
Graham E. Fuller
Edmund Ghareeb
Phebe Marr
John Moore
Jean C. Newsom
Richard B. Parker
Don Peretz
R.K. Ramzani
Bernard Reich
Sabri Sayari
Gary Sick
Barbara Slavin

The Middle East Journal is indexed in ABC POL SCI, A Bibliography of Contents: Political Science and Government, CrossRef, Current Contents: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Middle East: Abstracts and Index, PAIS International in Print, Quarterly Index Islamicus, Social Sciences Index, United States Political Science Documents and World Affairs Online (WAO). Book reviews are indexed in Book Review Digest and Book Review Index. Articles are abstracted in Historical Abstracts and International Political Science Abstracts. The Middle East Journal is available on JSTOR, and Proquest.