Vakıflar Dergisi
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ISSN 1011-7474 | e-ISSN 2564-6796 | Period Biannually | Founded: 2015 | Publisher T.C. Vakıflar Genel Müdürlüğü |

The Wagfs Journal Publication Principles

The Wagfs Journal is published bi-annually in June and December.  At the end of each year, the annual index of the journal is prepared and published in the issue of June.  The journal is sent to the domestic and foreign libraries, international index institutions and subscribers which are determined by the Editorial Board, in a month after its publication. 

The Wagfs Journal reveals the institution of waqf and cultural richness related to the institution of waqf, the cultural heritage formed by waqf, historical and current realities of waqfs in a scholarly manner, it is published in order to publicize the international level scientific studies related to the waqfs.

In the The Wagfs Journal, the articles in the field of social sciences, dealing with waqf and historical and current problems of the waqf culture in a scholarly perspective and proposing solutions to this issue are included.


The manuscripts to be sent to the Wagfs Journal are required to be an original work filling a gap in its field or evaluating the previously published works, revealing new and remarkable views of research. The manuscripts, introducing documents, works and personalities related to waqf and the waqf culture, announcing new events are also published.

In order for the manuscript to be published in the Wagfs Journal, it is required not to be published previously elsewhere, or not to be accepted to be published.  The conference proceedings presented at a scientific meeting before might be accepted if clearly indicated.

Assessment of Manuscripts

All manuscripts sent to the Wagfs Journal are first examined by the Editorial Board in terms of compliance with the publication principles of the journal.  Not deemed appropriate ones are returned back to the author for revision. The most important criteria in the assessment of the manuscripts submitted for publication are academic objectivity and scientific quality.  The ones selected for assessment are sent to two referees in the relevant field.   The names of referees are kept confidential and the reports are saved for five years.  If one of the referee reports is positive and the other is negative, the article might be sent to a third referee or the Editorial Board might give the final decision by analyzing the referee reports.  The authors take into consideration the criticisms and suggestions of referees and the Editorial Board.  If there are issues that they do not agree with, they have the right to appeal including the reasons.  The manuscripts which are not accepted for publication are not returned to their authors. 

Copyright of the manuscripts accepted for publication in the Wagfs Journal is transferred to the General Directorate of Foundations.  The responsibility of the opinions and writing preferences in the published articles belong to the authors.  Text or photograph quotations can be done by giving citations.

Vakıflar Dergisi

ISSN 1011-7474 | e-ISSN 2564-6796 | Period Biannually | Founded: 2015 | Publisher T.C. Vakıflar Genel Müdürlüğü |
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The Wagfs Journal Publication Principles

The Wagfs Journal is published bi-annually in June and December.  At the end of each year, the annual index of the journal is prepared and published in the issue of June.  The journal is sent to the domestic and foreign libraries, international index institutions and subscribers which are determined by the Editorial Board, in a month after its publication. 

The Wagfs Journal reveals the institution of waqf and cultural richness related to the institution of waqf, the cultural heritage formed by waqf, historical and current realities of waqfs in a scholarly manner, it is published in order to publicize the international level scientific studies related to the waqfs.

In the The Wagfs Journal, the articles in the field of social sciences, dealing with waqf and historical and current problems of the waqf culture in a scholarly perspective and proposing solutions to this issue are included.


The manuscripts to be sent to the Wagfs Journal are required to be an original work filling a gap in its field or evaluating the previously published works, revealing new and remarkable views of research. The manuscripts, introducing documents, works and personalities related to waqf and the waqf culture, announcing new events are also published.

In order for the manuscript to be published in the Wagfs Journal, it is required not to be published previously elsewhere, or not to be accepted to be published.  The conference proceedings presented at a scientific meeting before might be accepted if clearly indicated.

Assessment of Manuscripts

All manuscripts sent to the Wagfs Journal are first examined by the Editorial Board in terms of compliance with the publication principles of the journal.  Not deemed appropriate ones are returned back to the author for revision. The most important criteria in the assessment of the manuscripts submitted for publication are academic objectivity and scientific quality.  The ones selected for assessment are sent to two referees in the relevant field.   The names of referees are kept confidential and the reports are saved for five years.  If one of the referee reports is positive and the other is negative, the article might be sent to a third referee or the Editorial Board might give the final decision by analyzing the referee reports.  The authors take into consideration the criticisms and suggestions of referees and the Editorial Board.  If there are issues that they do not agree with, they have the right to appeal including the reasons.  The manuscripts which are not accepted for publication are not returned to their authors. 

Copyright of the manuscripts accepted for publication in the Wagfs Journal is transferred to the General Directorate of Foundations.  The responsibility of the opinions and writing preferences in the published articles belong to the authors.  Text or photograph quotations can be done by giving citations.

Waqfs Journal: 50. Issue/December 2018 Last Issue
Issue 50 - Dec 2019
  1. Ahi Evran Vakfı ve Vakfiyelerinin Sosyo-Kültürel Açıdan Değerlendirilmesi / An Evaluation of Akhi Evran Waqf and Waqfıyyas from Socio-Cultural Perspective
    Pages 9 - 22
    Rifat İlhan Çelik
  2. Nakşibendîlik’in Anadolu’da Ortaya Çıkışının Belgesi: Şeyh Hâce İshak er-Rumî Vakfiyesi / A Document for Naqshibandi Emergence in Anatolia: The Waqfiyya of Sheikh Hâce İshak er-Rumî
    Pages 23 - 46
    Hasan Demirtaş
  3. Adıyaman Şeyh Abdurrahman Erzincanî Zaviyesi Vakfı / Waqf of Adıyaman Sheikh Abdurrahman Erzincani Zawiyah
    Pages 47 - 64
    Bahattin Turgut
  4. Hüsrev Kethüda Vakfı ve Selanik’teki Gelir Kaynakları / Waqf of Hüsrev Ketkhuda and It's Sources of Income in Thessaloniki
    Pages 65 - 84
    Meryem Kaçan Erdoğan
  5. Harem-i Hümayun Kethüdası Canfeda Hatun’un Serveti ve Vakıfları / Ketkhuda of The Imperial Harem Canfeda Khatun’s Wealth and Waqfs
    Pages 85 - 116
    Ayşenur Karademir
  6. Osmanlı Döneminde Cüzzamlıların Tecrit Edildiği Miskinler Tekkesi’nin Konya Örneği / Konya Example of Lazar House Where Lepers Were Isolated in Ottoman Period
    Pages 117 - 134
    Hamit Şafakçı
  7. Berat (Arnavud Belgradı) Vakıfları Üzerine Bir Değerlendirme / An Evalation on Waqfs of Berat (Albanian Belgrade)
    Pages 135 - 150
    Mevlüt Çam
  8. Osmanlı Sonrası Bosna Hersek’te Para Vakıfları / Cash Waqfs in Bosnia Herzegovina
    Pages 151 - 164
    Rahman Ademi
  9. Aksaray’da Bir Kültür Varlığı: Hacı Gayb Türbesi / A Cultural Property in Aksaray: Hacı Gayb Tomb
    Pages 165 - 176
    Zehra Uslu Bülbül
  10. Giresun Merkezde Yok Olmuş Bir Vakıf Eseri: Sultan Selim (Hüdavendigâr) Camisi / A Lost Waqf Monument in Central Giresun: Sultan Selim (Hüdavendigâr) Mosque
    Pages 177 - 198
    Gazanfer İltar, Mehmet Fatsa
  11. Tahir Paşa ve Mudanya’daki Eserleri / Tahir Pasha and His Works in Mudanya
    Pages 199 - 217
    M. Fatih Müderrisoğlu