About the Journal

Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan is a scientific journal, focused on Rural Sociological which refers to the key terminology of "Sodality" where the dynamics of the local structures (village/rural) and extra-local has created spaces of social disharmony, thus require the analysis and synthesis of multidisciplinary science to explain empirical facts dimensions of socio-economic-ecological in village/rural.

The multidisciplinary scientific is related to the three areas of science coordinated by the Department of Communication and Community Development, Bogor Agricultural University inherent in the elaboration of the synthesis to analyze the dynamics of village/rural. Moreover, Sodality embodies the aspirations and conceptual thinking of the various local, national and international studies in the context of rural sociology. Sodality is expected to become the centre of scientific documentation and dissemination of systematic thinking results. That will encourage opening opportunities scientific debate on a variety of academic discourse and actual emerging in the academic world.

Sodality published by the Department of Communication Science and Community Development, Faculty of Human Ecology IPB, in association with the Indonesian Sociological Association (ISI)

Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan is accredited as a Sinta 2 journal in the Science and Technology Index (SINTA), an online scientific portal managed by the Ministry of Research and Higher Education (Ristekdikti) Republic of Indonesia. Certificate can be seen here


Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan is indexed and searchable in the following databases:

  • Google Scholar
  • Garba Rujukan Digital (GARUDA)
  • Crossref

Publication Frequency

Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan is scheduled for publication three a year, in April, August, and December. Each volume contains 5-7 articles, written in English.


This journal utilizes the CLOCKSS and system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors contributing to Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan retain copyright to their articles but agree to publish them under a a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial- ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)
  2. Authors retain the copyright to their work. Users may read, copy and distribute the work in any form, provided the authors and the journal are appropriately credited or cited.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their articles, after publication, to personal and/or institutional websites and to archive their articles in institutional or funder repositories to insure even greater public access. Supplementary material should also be included when applicable. In addition, authors are permitted to post pre-print versions of their articles to institutional websites, repositories and similar (on the condition that all bibliographic information is also provided). However, authors are not allowed to send their manuscript to other scientific journals once it has been decided to be reviewed by reviewers at Sodality: Jurnal Sosiologi Pedesaan.