AUTHOR GUIDELINES

AUTHOR GUIDELINES

General Author Guidelines

  1. The manuscript should be written in Bahasa Indonesia, Arabic, or English and have never been published or is not in the process of submission for publication to other media and does not contain elements of plagiarism.
  2. The length of the manuscript is about 6000-8500 words.
  3. The manuscript may take the form of research, case studies, or literary studies.
  4. The author should register as an author. The guides to register and submit the paper is at the bottom.
  5. The manuscript will publish in Madania: Jurnal Kajian Keislaman after being reviewed by peer reviewers. 
  6. The manuscript should be prepared according to the following author guidelines and Template. The writing template can be downloaded here.

Manuscript Preparation Guidelines

Structure of the manuscripts

Title. The title should be short, bright, and informative, but does not exceed 16 words. It has to be pinpoint with the issues discussed. The article title does not contain any uncommon abbreviation. The main ideas should be written first and followed then by its explanations.

Author’s names and institutions. The author's names should be accompanied by the author's institutions, institutions address, and email addresses, without any academic titles and job title

Abstract. Abstract is  written bilingually, namely  in Bahasa Indonesia and English. Abstract is made in one paragraph which consists of the background, objective, research methods, results, conclusions, between 130-200 words; and Keywords between 3-7 concepts.

Introduction. The introduction must contain (shortly and consecutively) a general background and a literature review (state of the art), the main research problems and research method. In the final part of the introduction, the purpose of the article writing should be stated.

Method. (Note: This part is  only used for research results scripts)

The method should be included in the Introduction. The method contains an explanation of the research approach, subjects of the study, the conduct of the research procedure, the use of materials and instruments, data collection, and analysis techniques

Results and Discussion.

This part may not write the word  “result and discussion” , directly written the subtitles. This part consists of the research results and how they are discussed. In the results section, simply state what you found, but do not interpret the results or discuss their implications.The results obtained from the research have to be supported by sufficient data.  The research results and the discovery must be the answers, or the research hypothesis stated previously in the introduction part. The discussion is highlighted through the subtitles based on discussion needs. In addition, this section should significantly explore the research findings without redundant and long direct quotation The following components should be covered in the discussion: How do your results relate to the original question or objectives outlined in the Introduction section (what/how)? Do you provide interpretation scientifically for each of your results or findings presented (why)? Are your results consistent with what other investigators have reported (what else)? Or are there any differences?

Conclusions. Conclusion should answer the objectives of the research and the research discoveries. The concluding remark should not contain only the repetition of the results and discussions or abstract. You should also suggest future research and point out those that are underway.

References. 

The citations system is footnote (not bodynote or endnotes). Writing footnote uses Turabian Style. The literature listed in the references contains only the sources referred to / listed in footnote. Please use Reference Manager Applications like  Mendeley, Zotero, etc. Referral sources should provide 80% of journal articles, proceedings, or research results from the last five years. Writing techniques bibliography, using the system Turabian Style.