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Proceeding of The 13th International Conference on Malaysia-Indonesia Relations (PAHMI)

Contributions of Humanities and Social Sciencties on the Direction of Malay Studies in the Era of Industry 4.0

Herausgegeben von: S.S Handoko, Aslinda  und Sawirman


This conference is aimed at promoting deeper understanding and relations between Malaysia and Indonesia at an academic, inter-societal and non-state level. It also seeks to encourage cooperation between researchers, academic institutions, civil society organizations and individuals in both countries, stimulating dialogue on the bilateral relations and common interests of both countries, regionally and globally.

Aims and Scope


Human and Environment, Cultural Identities, Cultural Diversities, Intercultural Relations, Cultural Heritage, Cultural Studies, Research into the Humanities


Border and Migration, History, Memory and Politics, Social and Communities Study, Civic and Political Studies, Global Studies, Research into the Social Science


Environmental Studies, Human and Technology Education, Media and Technology, Global Economics

Instructions for Authors

As an author, it is crucial to follow the guidelines and formatting instructions to prepare and submit your paper in order to have it published in proceedings.

Before submitting the paper, please use the conference template which can be found in the the website: pahmi13.conference.unand.ac.id/

Each individual is limited to one personal appearance on the programme as a presenting author. This policy precludes acceptance of papers for more than one presentation. In other words, an author can submit and present only one paper. However, a presenter can always be a non-presenting co-author on additional papers.

Please read the instructions carefully prior to submitting:

  1. Each paper can only be submitted to ONE track.
  2. Submitted papers must NOT have been previously published and if under review, must NOT appear in other conferences.
  3. To facilitate the blind review process, remove ALL authors identifying information, including acknowledgements from the text, and document/file properties. (Any submissions with author information will be automatically DELETED; author information and acknowledgements are to be included in a SEPARATE document).
  4. The entire paper (title page, abstract, main text, figures, tables, references, etc.) must be in ONE document created in PDF format.
  5. The maximum length of the paper is 8 pages (including ALL tables, appendices and references). The paper format should follow the European Management Review Style Guide.

Number all of the pages of the paper.

Guidelines for Reviewers

Reviewing a manuscript written by a fellow scientist is a privilege. However, it is a time-consuming responsibility. Hence, the board, authors, and audiences appreciate your willingness to accept this responsibility and your dedication. PAHMI adheres to a double-blind peer-review process that is rapid and fair, and also ensures a high quality of articles published. In so doing, we need reviewers who can provide insightful and helpful comments on submitted manuscripts with a turn around time of about 4 weeks. Maintaining PAHMI as a scientific meeting of high quality depends on reviewers with a high level of expertise and an ability to be objective, fair, and insightful in their evaluation of manuscripts. Please consider the following forrevieweng the manuscript:

  1. Reviewing manuscript critically, but constructively and preparing detailed comments about the manuscript to help authors improve their work
  2. Reviewing multiple versions of a manuscript as necessary
  3. Providing all required information within established deadlines
  4. Making recommendations to the editor regarding the suitability of the manuscript for publication in the journal
  5. Declaring to the editor any potential conflicts of interest with respect to the authors or the content of a manuscript they are asked to review
  6. Reporting possible research misconducts
  7. Suggesting alternative reviewers in case they cannot review the manuscript for any reasons
  8. Treating the manuscript as a confidential document
  9. Not making any use of the work described in the manuscript
  10. Not communicating directly with authors, if somehow they identify the authors
  11. Not identifying themselves to authors
  12. Not passing on the assigned manuscript to another reviewer
  13. Ensuring that the manuscript is of high quality and original work
  14. Informing the editor if he/she finds the assigned manuscript is under consideration in any other publication to his/her knowledge
  15. Writing review report in English only
  16. Authoring a commentary for publication related to the reviewed manuscript.


PAHMI is organized annually which initiated by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya with the cooperation of its partner universities in Indonesia to bring together academicians, research students and non-governmental activists from both countries to discuss key issues related to Malaysia and Indonesia. Together with UM, original member universities of PAHMI are UI, UGM, UNAND, UNPAD, UNUD, and UNHAS. Now, participating universities have expanded to include UNAIR, UNILAK, UNY and many more. The current conference is hosted by Faculty of Humanities, Andalas University with the support of all PAHMI member universities. 


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