Focus & Scope

Manasa publishes papers that focus on understanding of human behavior as individuals and groups which include in any organization/school/community settings in regard to their personality, emotions, cognition, behavior, and any other psychological aspects and processes, ranging from children, adolescents, adults, to the elderly. In particular papers that are relevant with current issues of urban areas, marginal, and multi-cultural groups in society within the Indonesian context.

Manasa publishes papers with quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research; field-study and experimental approaches. The journal also publishes theoretical papers; empirical study; case study; empirical reviews; reports of instruments development and psychometric adaptation; and reports of innovative psychosocial programs or policies.

Submitted manuscripts may also report results from either cross-cultural comparative research or single culture studies.