About the Journal


Peer Review Process

Amanna Gappa will publish the only paper strictly following Amanna Gappa guidelines and manuscript preparation. All submitted manuscripts are going through a double-blind peer review process. Those papers are read by editorial members (upon field of specialization) and will be screened by Managing Editor to meet necessary criteria of Amanna Gappa publication. Manuscripts will be sent to two reviewers based on their historical experience in reviewing manuscript or based on their field of specialization. Amanna Gappa has reviewing forms in order to keep same items reviewed by two reviewers. Then, the editorial board will make a decision upon the reviewers comments or advice. Reviewers will give their assessment on originality, clarity of presentation, contribution to the field/science, Amanna Gappa has three kind of decisions:

  • Accepted, as it is
  • Accepted by Minor Revisions?(let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Accepted by Major Revisions?(let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Rejected (generally, on grounds of outside of scope and aim, major technical description problems, lack of clarity of presentation)

For checking Plagiarism, Amanna Gappa Editorial Board will screen plagiarism with using Similarity Check by Crossref. If it is found plagiarism indication (above 30%), the editorial board will reject manuscript immediately.

Before publishing, it is required to obtain written confirmation from authors in order to acquire copyrights for papers published in the journal. Authors must sign the Copy Right Transfer form (Downloadable) as follows: The undersigned hereby transfer any and all rights in and to the paper including without limitation all copyrights to Amanna Gappa. The undersigned hereby represents and warrants that the paper is original and that he/she is the author of the paper, except for material that is clearly identified as to its original source, with permission notices from the copyright owners where required. The undersigned represents that he/she has the power and authority to make and execute this assignment. This agreement is to be signed by at least one of the authors who have obtained the assent of the co-author(s) where applicable.

Publication Frequency

Amanna Gappa terbit dua kali setahun pada Maret dan September.

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.


Journal History

Amanna Gappa adalah jurnal ilmu hukum yang diterbitkan oleh Fakultas Hukum Universitas Hasanuddin. Terbit perdana pada tahun 1993, Amanna Gappa dinyatakan sebagai jurnal terakreditasi nasional melalui Keputusan Direktur Jenderal Pendidikan Tinggi Departemen Pendidikan Nasional Nomor: 108/DIKTI/Kep/2007, tertanggal 23 Agustus 2007 (Masa berlaku Agustus 2007-Agustus 2010).

Sejak diberlakukannya sistem Akreditasi Jurnal Nasional (ARJUNA) secara daring penuh, di tahun 2017, Amanna Gappa melakukan migrasi pengelolaan dari jurnal cetak menjadi jurnal elektronik.