IKAT: The Indonesian Journal of Southeast Asian Studies

IKAT: The Indonesian Journal of Southeast Asian Studies ISSN 2580-6580 (Print) 2597-9817 (Online) is an academic, open access, and double blind reviewed journal about Southeast Asian societies and cultures. Founded in 2017 at the Center for Southeast Asian Social Studies (CESASS) Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. 

The Journal strives to provide new, rigorous and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of Southeast Asia through inter-disciplinary perspectives. Its scopes includes but is not limited to economic welfare, institutional knowledge production, history, political transformations and the social development of information and communication technology in the region. Contributors may focus on an in-depth individual country analysis or on comparing a multi-country case study. Given the mission statement of CESASS, contributors are encouraged to submit empirical, methodological, theoretical, or conceptual articles about Southeast Asia through the eye of social sciences.

Issues are published biannually (in January and July). Submissions are open year-around and before submitting please ensure that the manuscripts fits within IKAT’s focus and scope, and is written in English and follows our author guidelines.



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Journal submissions deadline: October 30, 2020

Issue Editor: Dr. Muhammad Rum, IMAS

This special issue of IKAT is linked to the ‘Rethinking the Social World in the 21st Century’ online symposium on Social Science 2020 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on August 24-25. This is a biennial international event organized by the Centre for Southeast Asian Social Studies (CESASS), Universitas Gadjah Mada. The theme of this second symposium discusses how current social issues in Southeast Asia have shaped social science and how Southeast Asia social scholars should play their role in addressing those issues.

The journal especially seeks papers either delivered virtually at the symposium or submitted to the special issues. 
More information at the symposium website: https://soss.ugm.ac.id/

Papers can include but are not restricted to:

  • Public health, Covid-19 and pandemics
  • Social science and power
  • Social science, the ICT revolution and the future of humanity
  • The future of social science in Asia-Pacific
  • Critical media challenges in social sciences.
  • Ecological disasters and climate change
  • Women and gender human rights issues
  • Population, economic development, and future mobility
  • Communication and media in the digital era
  • Film and social change

The above list is a guideline and other related topics will also be considered. The journal also publishes an unthemed section. Other papers related to IKAT's scope will also be considered by the editors.

Submissions must be uploaded to the OJS open access website for IKAT on the portal:https://jurnal.ugm.ac.id/ikat

IKAT's author guidelines can be found at https://jurnal.ugm.ac.id/ikat/about/submissions#authorGuidelines

Contact: ikat.pssat@ugm.ac.id

Posted: 2020-07-09
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Vol 4, No 1 (2020): July

Table of Contents

Editorial Foreword

Editorial Foreword
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Syukri Rizki, Ikhwan Rahmatika Latif
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Tran Thi Dieu
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Sajjad Kaveh, Hadi Noori, Arya Shafeghat Roodsari, Shukoofeh Goodarzinezhad
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Rudy Subagio
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Partini Partini, Hermin Indah Wahyuni, Lidwina Mutia Sadasri
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Debby Dwi Elsha, Andri Prasetyo Yuwono
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