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Author Guidelines


  1. The article must be scientific, either based on the empirical research or conceptual ideas. The content of the article have not published yet in any journal, and should not be submitted simultaneously to another journal. Article should not be part of fully one chapter of a thesis or dissertation.
  2. Article must be in the range between 5000-7000 words, not including title, abstract, keywords, and bibliography 
  3. Article consisting of the various parts: i.e. title, the author’s name(s) and affiliation(s), abstract (150-200 words), Keywords (maximum 5 words), introduction, description and analysis, conclusion, and bibliography.
  • Title should not be more than 10 words 
  • Author’s name(s) should be written in the full name without academic title (degree), and completed with institutional affiliation(s) as well as corresponding address (e-mail address). 
  • Abstract consists of the discourses of the discipline area; the aims of article; methodology (if any); research finding; and contribution to the discipline of areas study. Abstract should be written in English. 
  • Introduction consists of the literature review (would be better if the research finding is not latest than ten years) and novelty of the article; scope and limitation of the problem discussed; and the main argumentation of the article. 
  • Discussion or description and analysis consist of reasoning process of the article’s main argumentation. 
  • Conclusion should be consisting of answering research problem, based on the theoretical significance/conceptual construction 
  • All of the bibliography used should be written properly
  1. Citation’s style used is the author-date system of Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition. Examples are available on:
  1. In writing the citation’s would be better and suggested to use software of Mendeley citation manager with following standard of Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition
  2. Article must be free from plagiarism; through attached evidence (screenshot) that article has been verified through anti-plagiarism software, but not limited to the plagiarism checker (


Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee when submitting manuscript to the journal. If your article is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to support the range of publishing services we provide, including provision of online tools for editors and authors, article production and hosting. Publishing cost is IDR300,000.00 (three hundred thousands rupiah).


All submitted manuscripts will be double-checked for plagiarism using at least two anti-plagiarism software and Leksema unique detection of plagiarism. The submitted manuscripts were written under the same 100% or less condition as other published manuscripts would be blacklisted and its authors would be reported to the legal authorities.

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Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Copyright is in the hands of the publisher, namely Leksema and is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which allows others to share the work by citing the source of the Leksema journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal (Leksema).
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.

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