Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Komunitas: International Journal of Indonesian Society and Culture welcomes original articles on issues arising at the intersection of nations, states, civil societies, and global institutions and processes. The editors are particularly interested in manuscripts dealing with changing patterns in the analysis of ethnic groups, social classes, religions, personal networks, changes in mass culture, propaganda, technologies of communication and their social effects, and the impact of social transformations on the changing order of public and private life. The journal is interdisciplinary in orientation and international in scope, and is not tethered to particular theoretical or research traditions. The journal presents material of varying length, from research notes to article-length monographs. Published twice a year, Komunitas is a peer review journal.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

The research article submitted to this online journal will be peer-reviewed at least 2 (two) reviewers. The accepted research articles will be available online following the journal peer-reviewing process. Language used in this journal is English.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

This journal is open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to users or / institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to full text articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or author. This is in accordance with Budapest Open Access Initiative



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Prof. Dr. Martin van Bruinessen[SCOPUS ID: 6602217597] Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Utrecht University, Netherlands

Dr. Ahmad Najib Burhani, [SCOPUS ID: 45861172800] Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia

Dr. Merlyna Lim[SCOPUS ID: 26656776500] Arizona State University, United States

Prof. Dr. Sucihatiningsih Dian Wisika Prajanti[SCOPUS ID: 56590011200] Semarang State University, Indonesia

Dr Aquarini Priyatna[Scopus ID: 56009088100] Universitas Padjadjaran, Indonesia

Tri Marhaeni Pudji Astuti, [SCOPUS ID: 57194390083] Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia

Zulfan Tadjoeddin, [SCOPUS ID: 6508205199] Senior Lecturer in Development Studies Humanitarian and Development Studies Group Western Sydney University, Australia

Asfa Widiyanto, SCOPUS ID: 56451676900, State Institute for Islamic Studies (IAIN) Salatiga, Indonesia

Atika Wijaya, [SCOPUS ID: 57189889235] International Centre for Integrated assessment and Sustainable development (ICIS), Maastricht University, Netherlands

Dr. Eva F Amrullah, [SCOPUS ID: 36715790000] Australian National University, Australia

Dr. Jacqui Baker, [SCOPUS ID: 56041463200] Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia

Mr Meredian Alam, University of Newcastle, Australia

Atik Triratnawati, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Dr.techn. Zairin Zain, Program Studi Arsitektur Fakultas Teknik
Universitas Tanjungpura