About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Metafora discuss about education, social and humanities in the form of field research, literature research, and reflection both theoretical and methodological.

1. In education includes research in the form of classroom action research and study theory about education and learning.

2. In social studies and humanities encompassing theoretical studies addressing social and humanities issues.

The Journal of Metafora receive research-based articles or literature studies twice a year or every volume.

Peer Review Process

All articles received to Metaphors will be selected, read, and reviewed in a blind (peer review) by (a minimum) 2 reviewers who are experts in their expertise. Acceptance of articles depends on the content, authenticity, clarity of the description, and conformity with the objectives of the journal.

The decision of the Editorial Board of the entry articles is acceptable without revision, received with minor revisions, received by major revision, or rejected. The results of review articles by reviewers will be notified to the author via email. The author is given an opportunity to revise his article in accordance with the reviewer's suggestion (and editor) no later than 4 weeks after the notification email. To prevent plagiarism, all articles received will be authenticated by using Turnitin anti-plagiarism software.

No article processing and submission charges. All articles published in Metafora are open access by following the Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International license. Full license can be found here ( disini ).

Publication Frequency

The Metafora Journal is a peer-reviewed journal that is managed and published by the Faculty of Social and Legal Studies of Universitas Negeri Surabaya. Metaphors are published periodically two (2) times a year (April and November).

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.

Creative Commons License
Metafora Journal by Faculty of Social Sciences and Law is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License


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Journal History

Jurnal Metafora: Education, Social Sciences, And Humanities Journal is a journal of education, social sciences, and humanities results from research, literature study results and scientific papers related to the social sciences, education and humanities. Metafora published first in 2014 with frequencies published twice a year every April and November.

The online edition of Metafora : Education, Social Sciences and Humanities Journal begins with
Vol 1, No 1 (2017): New Perspective Education in Indonesia even though in decree no. 0005.25805177 / JI.3.1 / SK.ISSN / 2017.06 - June 22, 2017 written publish from edition Vol. 3, No. 2, April 2017.