Author Guideliness

Manuscript Submission Guidelines 
The manuscripts submitted to Muqaranah  should follow the Turabian 8th edition (full note). Contributing authors are advised to read this document carefully and adhere to the instructions given below before sending their papers to the Muqaranah   office.

The first page of the paper should be a title page. The following should be included on the title page:

Running head 

  • Page number
  • Title 
  • Author’s name 
  • First name, middle initial, last name 
  • For multiple authors, each name should appear on a separate line 
  • Institutional affiliation
  • Email or address as correspondent contact.

The first page of the manuscript is the abstract. Abstract should be between 150 and 200 words, followed by three to five keywords, separated by commas. The abstract should include information on the purpose of the research and/or research question, the methods and materials used, information on the analysis procedures as well as the major findings. 

The body of the paper begins on page 2. The font type should be times new roman and the size is 12. The whole manuscript should be one spaced throughout and the new paragraphs should be indented. The manuscript should be divided into clear sections such as: Introduction, Review of literature which may include subsections; Method, including participants, materials, and procedure; Results, Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgements and References and Appendices, if needed. The reference list should be on a new page, double spaced, and use the hanging indent method (all lines after the first one are indented). The length of the paper can be between 6000 and 8000 words. The following pages provide key information and give examples of Turabian 8th edition (full note).

Quotations (references) were inserted using Mendeley tools with Turabian 8th edition (full note), examples of writing references from legislation, from books, and from journals:

  • Undang-Undang Dasar Negara Republik Indonesia Tahun 1945. Kemudian kalau Undang-Undang ditulis (Undang-Undang Republik Indonesia Tahun---tentang---).
  • Goran Melander, Gudmundur Alredson, and Leif Holmstrom, , Kompilasi Instrumen Hak Asasi Manusia, Kedua. (Swedia: Raoul Wallenberg Institute, 2004)., h. 27.
  • Penny Naluria Utami, “Pencegahan Kekerasan Terhadap Anak Dalam Perspektif Hak Atas Rasa Aman Di Nusa Tenggara Barat,” dalam Jurnal HAM , 1 Vol. 2 (2018), h,1–17.

Citations in the Reference List: 
Sadi Is, Muhamad, Pengantar Ilmu Hukum, Jakarta: Kencana, 2015.

Irianto, Heru. “Model Niat Peralihan Konsumen Dari Pangan Konvensional Ke Pangan Organik (Studi Desain Eksperimental).” Universitas Sebelas Maret Surakarta, 2015.

Melander, Goran, Gudmundur Alredson, and Leif Holmstrom, eds. Kompilasi Instrumen Hak Asasi Manusia. Kedua. Swedia: Raoul Wallenberg Institute, 2004.

Sauri, Sofyan. Membangun Bangsa Berkarakter Nilai Iman Dan Takwa Dalam Pembelajaran. Kumpulan Makalah Seminar Nasional Pendidikan Karakter Membangun Bangsa Beradab. Jakarta, 2010.

Susilo, Wahyu. “Membaca Indeks Pembangunan Manusia Untuk Indonesia.” Kompas, September 22, 2018.

Utami, Penny Naluria. “Pencegahan Kekerasan Terhadap Anak Dalam Perspektif Hak Atas Rasa Aman Di Nusa Tenggara Barat.” Jurnal HAM 9, no. 1 (2018): 1–17.

Undang-Undang Dasar Negara Republik Indonesia Tahun 1945.

How to Submit: 

Since the journal uses a double-blid review system, it is essential that all author-identifying information be removed from the paper and that author information should only be provided in the title page. In case author's work is mentioned in the manuscript, replace the name with Author in the text and in the reference list.
Before submitting your article to be considered for publication in the Muqaranah , make sure that it adheres to all guidelines given in this document; otherwise, the Journal office may reject the paper before sending it out for review. The papers following these general criteria may be submitted to be evaluated for possible publication. Please be informed that the Journal takes plagiarism very seriously and the contributors are cautioned against this. The papers submitted to the Journal should not have already been published elsewhere except as conference presentations, nor should they be submitted simultaneously to another journal. Authors submitting plagiarised material (either from self or from others) will enter a black list and will be unable to make future submissions to the Journal and our associate journals. 

To submit your work, the corresponding author needs to register as a user in the journal website. An email message will be sent to the registered author with log-in details, which can be used to submit a paper via online submission system. To register as a new user or to log into your account to make a submission, please go to: