Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

  • UJoSSH Journal accepts articles on Linguistics and Literature, Arts, Cultural Studies, Law, Economics and business, Tourism, Social Sciences, Political Sciences, Education, and Library Sciences, which have not been published or are under consideration elsewhere.
  • To be considered for publication, manuscripts should be typed in MS Word doc. format, using 12 size Times New Roman fonts, double-spaced on quarto or A4-size paper, the paper length is maximum 8 pages. The length of a submitted paper should be commensurate with the importance, or appropriate to the complexity, of the work.
  • Articles will be reviewed by subject reviewers, while the editors reserve the right to edit articles for format consistency without altering the substance.
  • Level one headings are typed in ALL CAPITALS, BOLD, LEFT JUSTIFICATION (like this example)
  • Level two headings are typed in Capital-lowercase, Bold, Left Justification
  • Level three headings are typed in Capitals- lowercase, Italic-bold, Left Justification
  • Conceptual articles should include: (a) Title; (b) Full name of contributor(s) without title(s); (c) Abstract (max. 100 words); (d) Keywords; (e) Introduction without heading; (f) Body text; and (g) References.
  • Research-based articles should contain: Abstract (The abstract should not exceed 250 words. It should briefly summarize the essence of the paper and address the following areas without using specific subsection titles.): Objective: Briefly state the problem or issue addressed, in language accessible to a general scientific audience. Technology or Method: Briefly summarize the technological innovation or method used to address the problem. Results: Provide a brief summary of the results and findings. Conclusions: Give brief concluding remarks on your outcomes. Clinical Impact: Comment on the translational aspect of the work presented in the paper and its potential clinical impact. Detailed discussion of these aspects should be provided in the main body of the paper, (i) References; and (j) Appendix, if any.
  • The introduction is without heading and includes review of related literature and research purpose in essay style.
  • The list of references includes only those that are cited/referred to in the article.
  • The references should be presented alphabetically and chronologically, and be written in accordance with the APA style.
  • Manuscripts, as well as contributors’ brief  CV, and a number of selected items to be included in the subject index (about 20 items) should be attached to the submission.
  • An article contributor is entitled to two hard copies of the issue in which the article is published, and two offprint copies of the article.




[1]        KEMENPAR, Laporan Akuntabilitias Kinerja Kementerian Pariwi­sata 2015. Jakarta: KEMENPAR Republik Indonesia, 2016.

[2]        Anucha Leksakundilok, "Ecotourism and Community-based Ecotou­rism in the Mekong Region," University of Sidney, Sidney, Working Paper # 10 ISBN: 1 86487 222 5, 2004.

[3]        Weibing Zhao and J. R. Brent Ritchie, "Tourism and Poverty Allevia­tion: An Integrative Research Framework," Current Issues in Tourism, vol. 10, pp. 119-143, 2007.

[4]        Eka N. Kencana and I Wayan Mertha, "People Participation as Social Capital Form for Realizing Sustainable Ecotourism," International Journal of Social, Management, Economics and Business Engineering, vol. 8, no. 10, pp. 3014-3020, October 2014.

[5]        Alastair M. Morrison, Marketing And Managing Tourism Destinations. London, UK: Routledge, 2013.

[6]        J. J. Hox and T. M. Bechger, "An Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling," Family Science Review, vol. 11, pp. 354-373, 1998.

[7]        Michel Tenenhaus, Vincenzo Esposito Vinzi, Yves-Marie Chatelin, and Carlo Lauro, "PLS path modeling," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, vol. 48, pp. 159-205, 2005.

[8]        Joseph F. Hair, Jr., G. Tomas M. Hult, Christian M. Ringle, and Marko Sarstedt, A Primer on Partial Least Square Equation Modeling (PLS-SEM). California, USA: SAGE Publications, Inc., 2014.

[9]        Gilbert A. Churchill, "A Paradigm for Developing Better Measures of Marketing Constructs," Journal of Marketing Research, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 64-73, February 1979.

[10]      Joseph F. Hair, Rolph E. Anderson, Ronald L. Tatham, and William C. Black, Multivariate Data Analysis with Readings, 4th ed. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1995.


Note: UjoSSH Journal does not charge authors fees for article submissions, processing, and publication. 


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. The text is double-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  4. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the author guidelines..
  5. A number of items to be included in the subject index are provided.
  6. A brief CV of not more than 200 words (essential personal ID, education, career, relevant publications) and the completed checklist are attached.