al-Balagh : Jurnal Dakwah dan Komunikasi
Vol 3, No 1 (2018)
Al-Balagh: Jurnal Dakwah dan Komunikasi is a scientific publication that efforts to facilitate academic articles and scholarly writings of a number studies in empirical research in the field of Da'wa and Communication. Published by Faculty of Ushuluddin and Dakwah, IAIN Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia in collaborate with APDI (Asosiasi Profesi Dakwah Indonesia).
Al-Balagh is open to academics, students, researchers, and practitioners who are interested in contributing their thoughts, especially in the field of Da'wa and Communication.The main focus of al-Balagh journal is on the exploration of dynamics propagation in Islamic proselytizing, studies of communication science, and the development of contemporary media in theoretical realm as well as practical one, especially the scope of local, national, and global.
Sub themes and scope in the scientific publications of al-Balagh include:
1. Da wa and Islamic propagation:
a. Studies in the science of da wa, such as history of da wa, philosophy of da wa, and methodology of da wa, include in culturally, economically, and politically.
b. Management of da wa that related to make a plan and strategy for Islamic proselytizing, Islamic global tourism, and Islamic management and religious tourism.
c. Da'wa, especially in the analysis of social and psychological, Islamic counseling, and the relationship between da wa and socio-cultural studies.
2. Communication science:
a. Studies in communication science in general, communication theory, and approaches in communication, interpersonal communication, group communication, and organizational communication.
b. Political communication, including the strategies of political communication, political campaigns, political marketing, governance, public policy, and political parties.
c. Development of communication, such as the communication planning, communication and contemporary issues, and communication management.
d. Communication science in the study of psychology and social culture, include in the field of sociology of communication, psychology of communication, communication and local wisdom, and intercultural communication.
e. Media studies, including the scope of journalism, mass communication, mass media management, media content analysis, and new media studies.
f. Public Relations (PR), consisting of human relations, corporate social resposibility (CSR), media relations, public affair, marketing communications, and advertising.
al-Balagh is published twice in a year, in January-June and July-December in online and printing version, managed by Open Journal system of the Faculty of Ushuluddin and Dakwah IAIN Surakarta.