Aims and Scope

Makara Human Behavior Studies in Asia (Makara Hubs-Asia) seeks to advance understanding of human behavior in the context of Asia through the publication of empirical research articles that may stimulate further research. We use the word "Asia" to refer to people from the Asian continent, regardless of where they live. The journal welcomes research from any discipline that provides significant advancement of our understanding of human behavior in the context of Asia.


The journal welcomes empirical quantitative and/or qualitative articles from various disciplines, but primarily from the social sciences and humanities. Disciplines covered in this journal include Anthropology, Communication, Cultural Study,  Criminology, Education, Management, Psychology, Psychiatry, Political Science, Public Policy, and Sociology.

The mission of our journal is to stimulate research on human behavior in the context of Asia, which will ultimately improve our understanding of human behavior in Asia. The Asian continent has pressing social challenges in the 21st century, and this journal contributes to addressing those issues. Makara Human Behavior Studies in Asia set English language and Roman script references as our primary texts requirements. The abstracts are in English and Bahasa Indonesia. For non-Bahasa-Indonesia speakers, we will translate the submitted English abstract into Bahasa Indonesia for free.


Publication Charges

We do not charge any payment from the authors to publish any of their articles. The submission and publication processes are completely free of charge.