Author Guidelines

ISLAM NUSANTARA: Journal for Study of Islamic History and Culture, facilitates the publication of article and book review on the study of Islam, Muslim culture, society and politics in Southeast Asia (Nusantara) and beyond. It is published twice a year and written in Indonesia, English, and Arabic. It aims to present academic insight into the social and cultural complexity of the Muslim world in Southeast Asia under the frame of dialectic between Islam and local culture or cultural realities.

The journal invites scholars and experts working in various disciplines in Islamic studies, humanities, and social sciences. Articles should be original, research-based, unpublished and not under review for possible publication in other journals. All submitted papers are subject to a review of the editors, editorial board, and blind reviewers.

Papers submitted for publication must conform to the following guidelines:

  1. Papers must be typed in one-half spaced on A4-paper size;
  2. Papers’ length is about 8,000-10,000 words;
  3. All submission must include a 200-300 word abstract;
  4. Full name(s) of the author(s) must be stated, along with his/her/their institution and complete e-mail address;
  5. All submission should be in Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format;
  6. Arabic words should be transliterated according to the style of ‘Islam Nusantara Studies’;
  7. Bibliographical reference must be noted in footnote and bibliography according to ‘ISLAM NUSANTARA: Journal for Study of Islamic History and Culture'