Akademika publishes two issues a year; April and October. It is a refereed journal published by UKM Press that is committed to the advancement of scholarly knowledge by encouraging discussion of several branches of the social sciences and humanities. The journal publishes articles and book reviews whose content and approach are of interest to a wide range of scholars. Articles submitted for consideration of publication in this journal should clearly show the implications to the community, society and humanities.  



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Call for Reviewers


Experts in the area of social sciences and humanities who would like to see advancement in their area of expertise and would like to serve as reviewers for this journal, kindly send a curriculum vitae to jakademika@ukm.edu.my

Thank you for your support in advancing current knowledge in social sciences and humanities. 

Posted: 2013-10-09

Submission of Manuscripts


Akademika accepts articles in English and Malay. Submission is open throughout the year. All manuscripts need to be submitted through the online system. Provide a cover letter as well as a short biography of the author(s) in not more than 50 words for each author. Ensure that guidelines for submission are being adhered to before submitting the manuscript. Refer to: 


Posted: 2013-09-30
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Vol 86, No 2 (2016): Akademika 86

Table of Contents

Regular Articles

Maserah Shabudin, Noraini Ibrahim
Sofiah Mohamed, Kamarul Azmi Jasmi, Muhammad Azhar Zailaini
Ravi Nagarathanam, Nor Aishah Buang
Jyh Wee Sew
Kartini Aboo Talib @ Khalid
Zarina Md Nor, Zuraidah Ramli
Fazal Mohamed Mohamed Sultan, Khairul Faiz Alimi

Special Articles

Wahiza Wahi, Azwan Shaiza Nizam, Normazidah Che Musa
Latifah Amin, Hasrizul Hashim, Maznah Ibrahim, Anisah Che Ngah, Nik Marzuki Sidik
Ahlam Mohammad Jamal Esruq-Labin, Ahmad Rafizi Salleh, Halizah Omar, Adi Irfan Che-Ani, Norngainy Mohd Tawil
Mohammad Rahim Kamaluddin, Azizah Othman, Khaidzir Ismail, Geshina Ayu Mat Saat

Book Reviews

An Analysis of Malay Magic by Kirk Michael Endicott
Puteh Noraihan A Rahman, Zahir Ahmad