of the Unit: The Unit has issued a number of publications as outcome
of presented research studies in addition to the proceedings of
conferences and seminars which have tackled the different aspects of
Omani history and civilization. And this involves
The Abadites Imamate in Oman: Professor Farouk Omar Fawzi, Al al-Bayt
University Press, Mafraq, 1997. The book is a specialized historical
study about the development of the Abadites Imamate in Oman between the
second century AH/eighth century AD and until the middle of the sixth
century AH / twelfth century AD. The book includes a comprehensive study
of the history of Oman in the period, which coincided with the
establishment of the first and second Imamates.
- Studies in the History of Oman: Professor Farouk Omar Fawzi,
publications of the Omani Studies Unit, Al-Bayt University, 2000. The
book includes a range of specialized studies in the Omani history and
political and intellectual experience in Arabic and English. This
includes a study on the sources of Omani history, and a study on the
role of the Omani people in spreading Islam and Arab culture in the
Muslim East. In addition, it includes a study on the theory of the
Abadites Imamate, and another one on the Ibadhi political thought, and a
third study on the factors behind the decline of the second Abadites
Imamate and its fall in Oman in 280 AH / 893 AD, and a fourth study on
the spread of the Arabs in the eastern territories of the Arab Gulf.
-The Proceedings of the First Scientific Forum About the Heritage of
the Sultanate of Oman, Past and Present”:Dr. Ibrahim Bhaz and Dr. Hassan
AlMalkh (eds). Publications of the Omani Studies Unit / Al-Bayt
University, 2002. The book includes a collection of studies that dealt
with Oman's history and culture and its doctrinal, historical, and
cultural aspects, in addition to other economic, social, linguistic, and
- The Proceedings of the Second Scientific Forum on the Sources of
Omani History. Dr. Ibrahim Bhaz and Dr. Hassan AlMalkh (eds),
Publications of the Omani Studies Unit / Al al-Bayt University, 2002.
The book combines specialized papers on the historical school of Oman
and the sources of the published and manuscript Omani history.
–The Proceedings of the Third Scientific Forum “The Transformations in
modern and contemporary Omani society”. Dr. Olayan Al Jalodi and Dr.
Mohammad al Droubi (eds): Publications of the Omani Studies Unit / Al
al-Bayt University, 2005. The book includes research papers which deal
with the political and jurisprudence, economic, social and educational
transformations in Oman.
- Oman's Foreign Relationship in the Twentieth Century:Dr. Olayan Al
Jalodi and Dr. Mohammed al-Miqdad (eds). Publications of the Omani
Studies Unit / Al al-Bayt University, 2007.
–AlKhalil bin Ahmed AlFaraaheedi: Dr. Said Abu Khader and Dr. Mohammad
AlDroubi (eds). Publications of the Omani Studies Unit / Al al-Bayt
- The Proceedings of the Alwtabi of Sahhar International Symposium:Dr.
Olayan Al Jalodi and Dr. Said Abu Khader (eds). Published in two volumes
by Al al-Bayt University, 2010.
- the Proceeding of “Ibn Duraid AlAzdi Conference”:Dr. Olayan Al Jalodi
and Dr. Kamal Maqablah (eds), under review for publication.