Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Masyarakat, Kebudayaan dan Politik is a journal in the field of social sciences, society, culture, and politics. This journal aims to popularise culture and social studies to the community, also to provide effective learning media to its readers.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

This journal accepts articles from research in the field of politics, social, and culture. All submissions are reviewed with the double-blind policy by at least two reviewers and should apply MKP's citing style. Authors should submit a signed anti-plagiarism statement letter.


Publication Frequency

This journal is published quarterly.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


MKP Journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License



This journal utilises the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. 



Plagiarism Screening

To avoid plagiarism, all submissions are screened using Turnitin before undergo the review processes. Plagiarism-free  works should match these requirements:

1. Writing that quoting writings of others (by quoting indirectly) that has been well paraphrased, by making one’s own words, instead of performing copy and paste or typing the source word-by-word, and write down the reading sources according to the rules of scientific writing.

2.  Writing with the direct quotation, by quoting the same words as the original copies should apply quotation marks (for writing that less than 40 words), or if the quote consists of over than 40 words, the paragraphs should be notched and apply different font size.

3. Mentioning the source other people's ideas that are being used, whether from published or unpublished writing, both oral or written source, in any form of media


Article Processing Charge

For manuscript submitted after 20 July 2017, this journal charges the following author fees. Article Publication & Processing:

1. Professor: IDR 1.500.000
2. Lecturer Non-professor: IDR 1.000.000
3. Students: IDR 250.000

If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publications costs.




1. Copyright of this journal is possession of Editorial Board and Journal Manager, by the knowledge of the author, while the moral right of the publication belongs to the author.

2. The formal legal aspect of journal publication accessibility refers to Creative Commons Atribusi-Non Commercial-No Derivative (CC BY-NC-SA), implies that publication can be used for non-commercial purposes in its original form.

3. Every publication (printed/electronic) are open access for educational purposes, research, and library. Other than the aims mentioned above, the editorial board is not responsible for copyright violation