Focus and Scope

Journal of Feminism and Gender Studies (JFGS) is an academic journal managed by Pusat Studi Gender, University of Jember. JFGS was created to develop scientific discourse and analysis on issues of gender and feminism at the national and international levels. JFGS accommodates articles with both empirical and discursive approaches by providing freedom of scientific development within the framework of feminism and gender perspective. The aim of this journal is to become a forum for dialogue between academics, experts, practitioners and feminist activists. It is also to build and create new knowledge in favor of justice and equality in a humanitarian framework.

The focus of JFGS is on phenomena in various fields of life. Various approaches in the study of feminism and gender are very possible to be developed from across disciplines, both in exact, social sciences and humanities. The emphasis is more on the perspective and approach; the perspective of Feminism and Gender.

JFGS accepts articles on various topics related to feminism and gender in the form of theoretical and practical studies.  In the hope that this journal will later become a platform for discussion and debate as we also accept the plurality of thoughts. For more information on the focus and scope of the JFGS, feel free to send any inquiries to the e-mail provided on the contact page.

In keeping with its commitment to distribute and disseminate information on issues of feminism and gender worldwide, as part of the advocacy efforts undertaken by Pusat Studi Gender, University of Jember, JFGS provides free and open access to all of his published works.