Plagiarism Policy

Al-Barakat: Jurnal Kajian Hukum Ekonomi Syariah Department of Sharia Economics, Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Syariah Husnul Khotimah recognizes that plagiarism is not acceptable for all authors and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) when plagiarism is identified by Al Barakat anti-plagiarism software detection using Turnitin software ( in an article that is submitted for publication.

When plagiarism is identified by the Plagiarism Checker (using Turnitin software),  the Editorial Board is responsible for the review of this paper and will agree on measures according to the extent of plagiarism detected in the article in agreement with the following guidelines:

Minor Plagiarism (Less than 20% of Turnitin Check)

A small sentence or short paragraph of another manuscript is plagiarized without any significant data or idea taken from the other papers or publications.

Punishment: A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the manuscript and properly cite the original sources.

Intermediate Plagiarism (Between 21% - 35% of Turnitin Check)

A significant data, paragraph, or sentence of an article is plagiarized without proper citation to the original source.

Punishment: The submitted article is automatically rejected.

Severe Plagiarism (Above 35% of Turnitin Check)

A large portion of an article is plagiarized that involves many aspects such as reproducing original results (data, formulation, equation, law, statement, etc.), ideas, and methods presented in other publications.

Punishment: The paper is automatically rejected and the authors will be blacklisted from submitting further articles to the journal.