Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Focus and Scope

Al-Tahrir:  Journal of Islamic Thought (p-ISSN 1417-7512; e-ISSN 2502-2210) is published journals by STAIN Ponorogo, East Java, Indonesia since 2001.

This journal is focused on the development of Islamic thought, both locally, nationally and internationally through the publication of articles and research reports.

This journal should cover a range of disciplines, contains a study of Islamic thought on liberalism and fundamentalism, conflict resolution based on multiculturalism, local wisdom, transformation of women in Islamic societies, Islam and social change, Islam and politics.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every article published in the Journal of the Al-Tahrir through the process of double-blind peer-review by peer-reviewer of Al-Tahrir Journal.

Articles submitted are reviewed by the editorial team as the initial process. Editorial team will evaluate the feasibility of the content, focus, and methodology in the article. The articles are then sent to one reviewer at the position Double Blind Review. Notes from reviewer then sent back to the author to be adapted to the standards of journal writing. Decision of the revised manuscript will be re-evaluated in the meeting of the editorial board. Later, the decision of editor in  the final meeting will be informed to the author.

Editor of Al-Tahrir responsible for deciding which of the articles submitted must be published. Validation of these works and their importance for researchers and readers should always push the decision. The editor can be guided by a policy board of editors of the journal and is limited by law as to be enforced regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism (plagiarism). Editors can confer with other editors or the assessment team in making this decision


Publication Frequency

Publishing twice a year in May and November


Open Access Policy

Al-Tahrir  provides open access in principle to make research freely available to the public and will support the largest global knowledge exchange.

• Creative Commons Attribution-NonKomersial (CC BY-NC)



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Licensing Terms

Al-Tahrir have CC-BY-NC or an equivalent license as the optimal license for the publication, distribution, use, and reuse of scholarly work.


Article Processing Charges

Article Charges

No Charge for every Article Submission Charge

Article Publication

If this paper is accepted for publication, an author will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee to cover publications costs. The Author will get two printed journal.

Publication Fee: Rp. 750.000 (IDR)

Waiver Policy

If you do not have funds to pay such fees, you will have an opportunity to waive each fee. We do not want fees to prevent the publication of worthy work.


Plagiarism policy

To check the possibility of plagiarism, using the application Turnitin.

The article must below 20% of plagiarism.

Plagiarism include:

Word for word Plagiarism. The author uses the words of other authors (exactly) without mentioning the source.

Plagiarism over the source. The author uses the idea of others without giving enough recognition (without mentioning the source expressly).

Plagiarism of Authorship. The author acknowledged as the author of the paperwork of others.

Self Plagiarism. Included in this type are authors publish one article in more than one editor of the publication. And recycle paper/papers. That is important in self-plagiarism is that when taking his own works, then the creation of new works produced must have a meaningful change. This means that the old Works is a small part of the new works were produced. So readers will get new stuff, which is really the author of pour on the paper using the old paper.