Focus And Scope

Al-Balagh: Jurnal Dakwah dan Komunikasi is a scientific publication that aims to facilitate scholarly discussions and publish academic articles on a number of studies in empirical research in the field of Da'wa and Communication. Double-blind peer reviewed submissions are published by the Fakultas of Ushuluddin dan Dakwah, Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Mas Said Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia in collaborate with Perkumpulan Ahli Manajemen Dakwah Indonesia (PAMDI) and APDI (Asosiasi Profesi Dakwah Indonesia).

Al-Balagh : Jurnal Dakwah dan Komunikasi has been accredited by The Ministry of Education and Culture, Republic of Indonesia as an academic journal in Sinta 2 (SK Dirjen Penguatan Riset dan Pengembangan Kemristekdikti No.28/E/KPT/2019) and is valid for 5 years from Volume 4 No. 1 2019 to Volume 8 Nomor 1 2023.

Al-Balagh is open to academics, students, researchers, and practitioners who are interested in contributing their thoughts, especially in the field of Da'wa and Communication.
The main focus of al-Balagh journal is on the exploration of dynamics propagation in Islamic proselytizing, studies of communication science, and the development of contemporary media in both the theoretical and practical realms, spanning the local, national, and global scopes

Sub themes and scope in the scientific publications of al-Balagh include:

1. Da'wa and Islamic propagation:
a. Studies in the science of da'wa, such as history of da'wa, philosophy of da'wa, and methodology of da'wa, include in culturally, economically, and politically.
b. Management of da'wa that related to make a plan and strategy for Islamic proselytizing, Islamic global tourism, and Islamic management and religious tourism.
c. Da'wa, especially in the analysis of social and psychological, Islamic counseling, and the relationship between da'wa and socio-cultural studies.

2. Communication science:
a. Studies in communication science in general, communication theory, and approaches in communication, interpersonal communication, group communication, and organizational communication.
b. Political communication, including the strategies of political communication, political campaigns, political marketing, governance, public policy, and political parties.
c. Development of communication, such as the communication planning, communication and contemporary issues, and communication management.
d. Communication science in the study of psychology and social culture, include in the field of sociology of communication, psychology of communication, communication and local wisdom, and intercultural communication.
e. Media studies, including the scope of journalism, mass communication, mass media management, media content analysis, and new media studies.
f. Public Relations (PR), consisting of human relations, corporate social resposibility (CSR), media relations, public affair, marketing communications, and advertising.