Publication Ethics

Islam Realitas: Journal of Islamic and Social Studieswhich focuss on interdisciplinary of Islamic study approach is used as instrument to address and solve the contemporary reality or social issues such as, locality and decentralization, urban and multicultural, natural disasters and social conflicts issues and other social realities.

In order to achieve best practice,Islam Realitas: Journal of Islamic and Social Studies follows the COPE Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors and the Code of Conduct for Journal Publishers.

The Responsibilities of Editor

  1. The editor is responsible to decide an eligible article to be published through the board meetings.
  2. The editor is guided by the editorial policy of the journal and is limited by applicable legal requirements regarding defamation, copyright infringement, and plagiarism.
  3. In the process of receiving articles, the editing team is based on the principle of equality of treatment.
  4. In the review process of journal and decision-making of publication (articles), the editing team does not distinguish race, gender, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, or political ideology of the author.
  5. Editor and editorial team will not disclose any information about the submitted articles except with the author's permission.
  6. Unpublished articles will not be used for the editor's research and will be returned directly to the author.

The Responsibilities of the Reviewer

  1. The reviewers assist editors in making editorial decisions on submitted articles.
  2. Reviewer is responsible for the review recommendations.
  3. Review of paper is done objectively and supported by clear arguments.
  4. A reviewer is responsible for quotes, references, and plagiarism of the articles.
  5. Reviewer keeps the confidentiality of information for personal gain.

The Responsibilities of author

  1. The author must present his or her article of thought or research, honestly, and without plagiarism, and data manipulation.
  2. The author is responsible for the submitted confirmation of the articles that have been written.
  3. The author must comply with the requirements of the publication in the form of originality of the work, not plagiarism, and the article has not been published in other journals or publications.
  4. The author points out the references of the cited opinions and works of others.
  5. The author writes the paper or article ethically, honestly, and responsibly by applicable scientific authorship rules.
  6. Authors are prohibited from sending/publishing the same article in more than one journal or publication.
  7. The author does not object if the paper goes through editing without changing the substance or basic idea of writing.

The Responsibilities of Publisher

  1. Pusat Penelitian dan Publikasi Ilmiah LP2M IAIN Bukittinggi as a publisher of Islam Realitas: Journal of Islamic & Social Studies is responsible for publishing articles after going through the process of editing, peer review, layout in accordance with the rules of publishing scientific journals.
  2. Pusat Penelitian dan Publikasi Ilmiah LP2M IAIN Bukittinggi as a publisher of Islam Realitas: Journal of Islamic & Social Studies is responsible for ensuring academic freedom for editors and reviewers in carrying out their duties.
  3. Pusat Penelitian dan Publikasi Ilmiah LP2M IAIN Bukittinggi as a publisher of Islam Realitas: Journal of Islamic & Social Studies is responsible for maintaining privacy and protecting intellectual property and copyright, and editorial freedom.