Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research

Journal titleJournal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research 
Publication FrequencyContinuous publication in two issues per year (January-February and July-August)
Citation AnalysisScopusDimensionsGoogle Scholar
IndexingICI Copernicus;  SINTA; GARUDA; DimensionsGoogle Scholar 
Subject AreaPragmatics, Discourse Analysis, and Critical Discourse Analysis (Communication, Technology, Media, Education, Psychology and Beyond) - 

Ike Revita (Universitas Andalas, Indonesia)    , Wahyudi Rahmat (Universiti Malaysia Kelantan, Malaysia)    

PublisherPPJB-SIP (Perkumpulan Pengelola Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra Indonesia serta Pengajarannya) with Linguist List:  the International Linguistics Community Online
National AccreditationSINTA 3 on SINTA: Science and Technology Index - see Decree of Accreditation

Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research (2828-4755) is a leading interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal in language studies. Committed to advancing linguistic knowledge and supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly in the realm of multiculturalism, this journal sets the gold standard for scholarly research. Rigorously peer-reviewed, each submission undergoes meticulous evaluation by leading experts, ensuring only the most groundbreaking research is published.

With a focus on linguistic diversity within multicultural societies and global dynamics, the journal pioneers research at the intersections of communication, technology, media, education, psychology, and language preservation. This journal delves into the nuances of multilingual societies, exploring expressions of multiculturalism in pragmatics and discourse. Aligned with the SDGs and celebrating multiculturalism, the journal challenges conventions and pushes boundaries in linguistic research. Its esteemed contributors from top institutions worldwide and diverse global readership make it the preferred platform for scholars in linguistics.

Choosing the Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research means aligning with excellence in linguistic research and contributing to sustainable development goals. Whether a seasoned academic or emerging scholar, join in advancing the global linguistic narrative and celebrating multiculturalism through rigorous scholarly exploration.

Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research has been accredited SINTA 3  (2023) by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education, the Republic of Indonesia started from Volume 1 Number 1 (2021). The last accreditation is valid until 2025. In addition, the Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research (JPDR) has also been indexed in dimensions, ICI Copernicus and several other International indexers. Indexation can be seen on the foot page of this journal. Currently, articles published by the Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research (JPDR) have been cited in Scopus publications as many as 68 citations. It can be seen at the following link

The first authors or co-authors of this journal came from 9 different countries during its three years of publication (Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Thailand, South Africa, Taiwan, Japan, the United States, Norway, Scotland and China).  

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Update info cites in Scopus

Currently, the Journal of Pragmatics and Discourse Research has been cited 68 times in Scopus Since January 2021. More details can be seen at the following link

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1. Possess a doctoral degree in a discipline related closely to the journal
2. Hold a teaching or research position at a university or academic institution
3. Be fluent in academic and professional English
4. Have a strong interest in the scholarly journal
5. Work quickly and accurately under tight deadlines
6. Has Scopus ID (preferable) / Sinta ID / Orcid ID / GS ID
7. Publish at least three articles in a national or international journal in the past two years.
8. Reviewers are required to follow the  Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)'s COPE Ethical Guidelines for Peer Reviewers.

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Peer reviews performance:

Average time to decision following external review - 60 days
Average time from submission to acceptance - 72 days
Average time from acceptance to publication - 21 days


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Posted: 2023-12-26
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