Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Kajian Wilayah is a journal aims to be a peer-reviewed platform and an authoritative source of information. We publish original research papers, review articles/books and research summary focused on the area studies with a variety of perspectives and disciplines: history, anthropology, sociology, literature, politics, international relations, economics, religion , philosophy, and so forth. All papers are peer-reviewed by at least two referees. Jurnal Kajian Wilayah is managed to be issued twice in every volume. The scope of Jurnal Kajian Wilayah is:

  1. The study of regions in Southeast Asia, Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa.
  2. Some of the issues discussed in the Jurnal Kajian Wilayah include, among others: the issue of tourism, ethnicity, migration, globalization and multiculturalism.


Section Policies


In the form of scientific articles in the field of area studies, involving issues around globalization, identity, transnational in the form of articles not an essay. Also included is a reference in APA format.

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Research Summary

In the form of a summary of the results of research into area studies with topics related to Jurnal Kajian Wilayah and has done at least within the last 3 years.

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Book Review

Book review section in the form of scholarly or scientific books published both domestically and abroad, each book at least within the last 3 years for foreign books and 2 years for the book in the country.

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Peer Review Process

Jurnal Kajian Wilayah uses an online submission and review system. The submission and peer review of every article must be managed using this system and based on following Peer Review Policy.

  • Jurnal Kajian Wilayah Editorial Board is responsible for selection of papers and selection of reviewers.
  • Articles must typically be reviewed by at least two independent reviewers.
  • Reviewers are unaware of the identity of the authors, and authors are also unaware of the identity of reviewers (double blind review).
  • Reviewing process will consider novelty, objectivity, method, scientific impact, conclusion and references.
  • Editor will send the final decision regarding the submission to the corresponding author based on reviewer's recommendation.
  • Jurnal Kajian Wilayah Editorial Board shall protect the confidentiality of all material submitted to the journal and all communications with reviewers. 


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Kajian Wilayah is a journal published online twice a year in the middle of the year (July) and in the end of the year (December).


Open Access Policy

Jurnal Kajian Wilayah 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.

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