Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


This journal focused on Law Science and Islamic Law present developments through the publication of articles, and research reports.


Syariah specializes on Law and Islamic law, and is intended to communicate original research and current issues on the subject. This journal warmly welcomes contributions from scholars of related disciplines.

The Field of study Syariah journal, consists of :

  1. The Field of Law Science
  2. The field of Ahwal al-Syakhsiyah, namely munakahah, mawarits, wills, and endowments.
  3. The field of Worship Fiqh, which is a direct relationship with God in the ritual forms (Worship mahdhah).
  4. The field of Mu'amalah, the norms to meet the needs of goods and services in public life.
  5. The field of Fiqh Ilmiyah , namely the results of deduction and induction of al-Quran and al-Hadith.
  6. The field of Fiqh Siyasah, the norms to meet the needs of these values and principles of Islam through political articulation.
  7. The field of Fiqh Jinayah, the norms that regulate the problems jarimah and uqubah.
  8. The field of Fiqh qadha ', ie the norms that regulate the problems of the judiciary / courts.
  9. The field of Gender Fiqh, the norms to meet the need for equality in the relationship between men and women.
  10. The field of Fiqh al-Thib / Health, the norms to meet care needs and health care individually and collectively.
  11. The field of Fiqh al-Faniyah / Art, the norms to meet the needs of creative and artistic expression.
  12. The field of Ecological Fiqh/ Environment: The norms relating to human relationship with the environment.
  13. The field of  Fiqh al-Ijtima'iyah / Social: The norms dela with the embodiment of solidarity and social responsibility


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The journal follows double blind peer review policy. The paper is sent to many reviewers (the experts in respective field) to review the paper in the light of journal's guidelines and features of a quality research paper. For papers which require changes, the same reviewers will be used to ensure that the quality of the revised paper is acceptable.



  • Ayang Utriza Yakin, (Scopus ID: 57156477200) Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, Belgium
  • Aan Aswari, (Scopus ID: 57200992219) Fakultas Hukum, Universitas Muslim Indonesia, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Ali Asghar Zakavi, (Scopus ID: 56940700000) Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Ratno Lukito, (SCOPUS Author ID: 56053499700; h-index: 1) Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN Sunan Kalijaga), Indonesia, Indonesia
  • Nyi Nyi Kyaw, (SCOPUS Author ID: 15062955400; h-index 3) National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore
  • Sayed Sikandar Shah Haneef, (SCOPUS Author ID: 35621863200; h-index: 2) International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Imtiyaz Yusuf Mahidol, (Scopus ID: 26037834300) College of Religious Studies, Mahidol University, Nakhorn Prathom, Thailand
  • Budi Santoso, (SCOPUS ID: 56653822400; h index: -) Universitas Brawijaya Malang., Indonesia
  • Euis Nurlaelawati, (SCOPUS ID: 56247081700; h-index: 1); Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN) of Yogyakarta, INDONESIA, Indonesia
  • Dhiana Puspitawati, (SCOPUS ID: 56884809200; h-index: -) Universitas Brawijaya Malang., Indonesia


Publication Frequency

This journal publishes on a regular basis, published twice a year in June and 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.



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Publication Ethic and Malpractice Statement

Publication Ethic and Malpractice Statement

Syariah: Jurnal Hukum dan Pemikiran  is a peer-reviewed international journal, available in print and online and published twice a year. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer­­­­­ and the publisher (State Islamic University (UIN) Antasari – Banjarmasin, Indonesia) Cooperate with he Faculty of Sharia

Ethical Guideline for Journal Publication

The publication of an article in a peer-reviewed Journal Khazanah is an essential building block in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. It is therefore important to agree upon standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer, the publisher and the society.

State Islamic University (UIN) Antasari – Banjarmasin, Indonesia as publisher of Journal Syariah and Law takes its duties of guardianship over all stages of publishing seriously and we recognize our ethical and other responsibilities. We are committed to ensuring that advertising, reprint or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions.


Publication decisions

The editor of the Journal Syariah is responsible for deciding which of the articles submitted to the journal should be published. The validation of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers must always drive such decisions. The editors may be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism. The editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making this decision.

Fair play

An editor at any time evaluate manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.


The editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.

Disclosure and conflicts of interest

Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in an editor's own research without the express written consent of the author.


Duties of Reviewers

Contribution to Editorial Decisions

Peer review assists the editor in making editorial decisions and through the editorial communications with the author may also assist the author in improving the paper.


Any selected referee who feels unqualified to review the research reported in a manuscript or knows that its prompt review will be impossible should notify the editor and excuse himself from the review process.


Any manuscripts received for review must be treated as confidential documents. They must not be shown to or discussed with others except as authorized by the editor.

Standards of Objectivity

Reviews should be conducted objectively. Personal criticism of the author is inappropriate. Referees should express their views clearly with supporting arguments.

Acknowledgement of Sources

Reviewers should identify relevant published work that has not been cited by the authors. Any statement that an observation, derivation, or argument had been previously reported should be accompanied by the relevant citation. A reviewer should also call to the editor's attention any substantial similarity or overlap between the manuscript under consideration and any other published paper of which they have personal knowledge.

Disclosure and Conflict of Interest

Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential and not used for personal advantage. Reviewers should not consider manuscripts in which they have conflicts of interest resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions connected to the papers.


Duties of Authors

Reporting standards

Authors of reports of original research should present an accurate account of the work performed as well as an objective discussion of its significance. Underlying data should be represented accurately in the paper. A paper should contain sufficient detail and references to permit others to replicate the work. Fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behaviour and are unacceptable.

Originality and Plagiarism

The authors should ensure that they have written entirely original works, and if the authors have used the work and/or words of others that this has been appropriately cited or quoted.

Multiple, Redundant or Concurrent Publication

An author should not in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behaviour and is unacceptable.

Acknowledgement of Sources

Proper acknowledgment of the work of others must always be given. Authors should cite publications that have been influential in determining the nature of the reported work.

Authorship of the Paper

Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported study. All those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. Where there are others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they should be acknowledged or listed as contributors. The corresponding author should ensure that all appropriate co-authors and no inappropriate co-authors are included on the paper, and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.

Disclosure and Conflicts of Interest

All authors should disclose in their manuscript any financial or other substantive conflict of interest that might be construed to influence the results or interpretation of their manuscript. All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.

Fundamental errors in published works

When an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author’s obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.


Screening Plagiarism Policy

All articles submitted will be screened for plagiarism by Google, Check Plagiarism X, Viper Software etc.

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About Syariah: Jurnal Hukum dan Pemikiran

Syariah: Jurnal Hukum dan Pemikiran (ISSN 1412-6303 and E-ISSN 2549-001X) is peer-reviewed national journal published biannually by Sharia Fakulty Universitas Islam Negeri Antasari, Banjarmasin and with Asosiasi Pengelola Jurnal Hukum Indonesia (APJHI)

The focus discussion of the journal is highlighting aspects related to Islamic studies, Islamic Law, Syariah specializes on Islamic law, and is intended to communicate original research and current issues on the subject. This journal warmly welcomes contributions from scholars of related disciplines. It cordially invites contributions from scholars of related disciplines. The languages used in this journal are Bahasa Indonesia, English and Arabic.

This journal is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge for the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

The Journal has been indexed by Crossref since 2013. Therefore, all articles have unique DOI number.