Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


Mozaik Humaniora is a peer-reviewed journal which opens submission for original and unpublished articles on humanities issues. The scope of articles published in this journal deals with several topics, including:

- Indonesian Cultural Studies;

- Linguistics, such as macro linguistics, micro linguistics, and applied linguistics;

- Literary Studies;

- Indonesian Historical Studies, and;

- Philosophy.



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Literature Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process


Mozaik Humaniora will initially have the Editor-in-Chief to screen the submitted manuscripts. Then, the papers will be distributed to the editorial boards based on their field of expertise.

Desk Review. The papers will undergo desk review where those will be read and screened by the editorial board members to ensure that they have met the writing guideline, focus, and scope with excellent academic quality. If they do not meet the conditions, the author will be given the opportunity to revise their manuscript according to the given criteria. However, there is also the possibility that the manuscript will be directly rejected.

Peer Review. Mozaik Humaniora operates a double-blind reviewing policy in which the reviewer's name is always concealed from the submitting author and vice versa. The manuscripts will be sent to a peer-reviewer based on their field of expertise. Mozaik Humaniora provides a review form for the reviewer to give their assesments which includes originality, clarity, contribution to the field and scope, as well as language and stucture. Then editorial board will make a decision upon the reviewer comments or advice. The decisions include:

  1. Accepted, as it can be published directly
  2. Accepted with Minor Revisions (let author revised with a specified time limit)
  3. Accepted with Major Revisions (let author revised with a specified time limit)
  4. Rejected, as it can be re-evaluted after revision (generally, the manuscript is out of the scope of Mozaik Humaniora, major technical problems, clarity of contents and presentation)
To check the plagiarism, Mozaik Humaniora will do the screening by using Turnitin. The limit of percentage of a manuscript must be 20%. If it is found plagiarism indication, the editorial board may reject the manuscripts immediately (but the writer may resubmit it after revision) or set a limited time for author(s) to revise the manuscript.

Normal turn-around time for evaluation of manuscripts is four to six months between January-June (for the first edition) and July-December (for the second edition).

The article review process usually takes average 12 weeksThis review period depends on the editors and reviewers duration in reviewing the manuscript.



Publication Frequency


Journal of Mozaik Humaniora publishes two times a year: First Edition is on June, Second Edition is on December.



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. 

The Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International licensing applied in MOZAIK HUMANIORA allows MOZAIK HUMANIORA share and adapt the articles by giving appropriate credit and distributing them to the readers for free under the same license. 

Mozaik Humaniora is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License





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Article Processing Charge


A. Article Submission Charge

Article Submission Fee : IDR 0 

B. Article Processing Charge

For manuscript submitted after 2020, this journal charges the following author fees.

Article Publication & Processing: IDR 0

If this paper is accepted for publication by the Editorial Board, we will send you a Letter of Acceptance





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

2. The journal allows the author(s) to retain publishing rights without restrictions

3. The legal formal aspect of journal publication accessibility refers to Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike (CC BY-SA).

4. The Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike (CC BY-SA) license allows re-distribution and re-use of a licensed work on the conditions that the creator is appropriately credited and that any derivative work is made available under “the same, similar or a compatible license”. Other than the conditions mentioned above, the editorial board is not responsible for copyright violation.



Plagiarism Screening


To avoid plagiarism, all submissions are screened using Turnitin before undergoing 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 original source word-by-word, and write down the reading sources according to the rules of scientific writing.

2.  Writing with direct quotation, by quoting the exact same words as the original writings 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 applies different font size.

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

4. The result of plagiarism percentage of a manuscript is limited to 20%. If it is found plagiarism indication, the editorial board will reject the manuscripts immediately (but the writer may resubmit it after revision).