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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.
  • Since 2023, article submission must be in English or Arabic, otherwise it will be automatically rejected.
  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
  • Number of Articles of Conceptual Articles 15-20 pages, Research Articles 20 - 25 pages (not including bibliography);
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • Authors are strongly advised to use a reference application such as Mendeley to uniform citation format

Author Guidelines

al-Afkar, Journal for Islamic Studies has significant changes have been made by expanding the articles in the form of conceptual articles and research article with the following conditions:

1. Conceptual Article
The contents in a conceptual framework are poured into a systematic writing that is essentially a discussion of writing on the subject matter. The elements that must be met in writing the conceptual article are: (1). Title, (2). Author's name, (3). Abstract (Indonesian and English) and keywords, (4). Introduction, (5). Analysis and discussion, (6). Conclusion, (7). Bibliography

2. Research Articles
The elements of article writing research results are: (1). Title, (2). Author's name, (3). Abstract (Indonesian and English) and keywords, (4). Introduction, (5). Research Methods, (6). Result of research, (7). Discussion, (8). Conclusions and suggestions, (9). Bibliography.

Since 2022  al-Afkar Journal for Islamic Studies Published 3 (Three) times annually, on January, May, and September. Each of the issue has 15 articles both on conceptual article and research article. al-Afkar, Journal for Islamic Studies published in English and Arabic.

For instructions on article formats, citations, and bibliography, please download the following documents: Journal al-Afkar Template

Privacy Statement

al-Afkar: Journal for Islamic Studies   is a peer-reviewed national journal, available in online and published online four times a year (January, April, July, and October).. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the editorial board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher of Faculty of Islamic Studies Wiralodra University