ISSN 2338-8595 (print) ISSN 2443-3497 (online)

Rechtsidee is a peer-reviewed international law journal published by Universitas Muhammadiyah Sidoarjo two times a year. 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.

This journal aims is to provide a place for academics and practitioners to publish original research articles, review articles, and book reviews. The articles basically contains any topics concerning Legal Studies and Human Rights in all aspects. Scientific articles dealing with Civil Law, Islamic Law, Indonesian Law, Business Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Administrative Law, International Law, Philoshopy of Law, and Human Rights are particularly welcome. Rechtside is available in print and online version. Language used in this journal is English.

The journal registered in the CrossRef with Digital Object Identifier (DOI) prefix 10.21070



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The author's account username and password will be sent to the email of the author.  Furthermore the author accounts can do the process of article submission. Thank you.
Posted: 2017-08-19



Vol.4 No.1 June 2017, submission deadline: 5 April 2017

Vol.4 No.2 December 2017, submission deadline: 5 October 2017

Vol.5 No.1 June 2018, submission deadline: 30 May 2018


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-          Rechtsidee is double blind reviewed by an  international reviewers.

-          The article is indexed by DOAJ, Google Scholar, OpenAIRE, WorldCat, BASE, and other international indexes. In the future development, we are going to bring this journal to be indexed by Scopus and other reputable international indexes.




Time to immediate reject or pre-editorial review:2 weeks

Time from pre-editorial review to first decision after peer review: 7 weeks



Time from online to print: 3 weeks



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Posted: 2017-01-26
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