PEER REVIEW PROCESS
Submitted manuscripts will be pre-reviewed by the editors, determining whether the manuscripts have conformed to The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Educationâ€™s submission guidelines. Manuscripts which have conformed to the journalâ€™s style will be peer-reviewed. The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Education is a double blind peer-reviewed journal which involves many reviewers of experts in relevant field of laws. Final decision of manuscript acceptance is solely decided by the editors according to reviewers' comment.
Manuscripts will be sent to at least two reviewers based on their expertise and specialisation or their historical experience in reviewing manuscript. The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Education has reviewing forms in order to keep same items reviewed by two reviewers. Then editorial board make a decision upon the reviewers comments or advice. Reviewers give their assessment on originality, clarity of presentation, contribution to the legal studies, The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Education has four kind of decisions:
- Accepted, as it is
- Accepted by Minor Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
- Accepted by Major Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
- Rejected (generally, on grounds of outside of scope and aim, major technical description problems, lack of clarity of presentation)
Plagiarism and self-plagiarism are not allowed. The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Education uses plagiarism checker to screen articles for detecting plagiarism. Detection of overlapping and similar text is used there and so quotations and appropriate citations have to be used whenever required. For checking Plagiarism, The Indonesian Journal of International Clinical Legal Education Editorial Board will screen plagiarism with using Turnitin. If it is found plagiarism indication (above 20%), editorial board will reject manuscript automatically.
Before publishing, it is required to obtain written confirmation from authors concerning to Originalty Statement from Author(s). This statement is to be signed by at least one of the authors who have obtained the assent of the co-author(s) where applicable.