Author guidlines

Manuscripts are required to be submitted by applying the online submission. Authors who use the system for the first time must register in advance in order to get an account and a password. Each author is expected to meet some standards and stipulations when preparing its manuscripts. Authors that have done the submission will face the first review by the chief of the editor and simultaneously be forwarded to double-blind reviewers. Hence, previous to submit complete manuscripts, please assure that all of the personal information (author's name, institution, email address) should be excluded from the manuscript.

  1. Research Article

A research article is based on genuine and empirical research that employs reliable academic methodology. It welcomes article that uses quantitative, qualitative, or mixed methods. A research article has the following parts

  • Title: The title should consist of a maximum of 15 words.
  • Abstract: The abstract should be around 150– 250 words. Present a brief summary of the research question that will be addressed, the method employed, a summary of results and discussion, and conclusions drawn.
  • Key word: The keyword should be around 3-5 words.
  • Introduction: A concise introduction will often insert a review of the existing literature on the topic studied, and explain the basis of the author’s study.  This part also illustrates the significance of this study to the existing academic literature.
  • Method: This part outlines the methodology on how to collect the data whether it is quantitative, qualitative or the combination of both.
  • Result & Discussion: A results part describes the outcomes of the data analysis, including charts and graphs. In the discussion, the author will give explanations about their interpretation of the results and theorize on their significance to existing and future research.
  • Conclusion: The author should provide the conclusion by briefly restating the result so that answering the research question. The author is also required to discuss the implications of the research findings.
  • References. These are the list of academic articles and books or other primary resources utilize for the article.
  1. Review Article

A review article is built upon other published articles. A review article is supposed to provide a new research way, to reinforce justification or to offer critics for existing theories and/or to identify the strengths and weaknesses of the theory within the existing academic literature.  A review article has the following sections:

  • Title: The title should consist of a maximum of 15 words.
  • Abstract: An abstract should be around 150 – 250 words. Present a concise summary of the review question or argument and reason for the review, the major studies or theory being reviewed, and the conclusion.
  • Key word: The keyword should be around 3-5 words.
  • Introduction: Outlining basis for addressing this topic. obviously define what this article will discuss about exactly, outline the order for which the author will examine every subtopic to provide the reader with any background information needed to comprehend the coming sections.
  • Literature review and discussion: As the main part of the paper, this section provides the theoretical debate and subsequent discussions about the topic.
  • Conclusion: The author should develop the conclusion by restating the rationale for the review and the purpose of the article. The author should also discuss the implications of the review findings and the future research agenda.
  • References. These are the list of academic articles and books or other primary resources utilize for the article.


References should be cited in the text as name and year within brackets and listed at the end of the paper alphabetically. Where reference is made to more than one work by the same author published in the same year, identify each citation in the text as follows: (Collins, 1998a), (Collins, 1998b). Where three or more authors are listed in the reference list, please cite in the text as (Collins et al., 1998).

All references must be complete and accurate.

For references, authors are advised to use the APA Style (6th ed).

Authors are responsible for ensuring the originality of the content of their paper and shall avoid plagiarism at all times. Failure to comply with the guidelines may result in rejection.



Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. In terms of the submission process, authors are required to recheck their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and the submissions may be returned to authors who do not pay attention to these guidelines.
  2. The Manuscript has not been published or is not in the process of submission for publication to other media and does not contain elements of plagiarism, and enclosing written statement from the author.
  3. The Manuscript is written in Indonesian or English using Template Jurnal Paradigma Madani
  4. The length of the Manuscript is at least 2000 words and does not exceed 7000 words including drawings, graphs/tables, and bibliography.
  5. The Manuscript should append the abstracts in English.
  6. The paper is submitted in Ms. Word format.


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  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International Licensethat allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).


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