Aims and Scope

Langgas: Jurnal Studi Pembangunan is a scientific journal published by Programme Study of Development Studies, Faculty of Social and Political Science, Universitas Sumatera Utara. Langgas publishes original empirical, theoretical, and policy-oriented research in development studies. Langgas is devoted to the study of the broad phenomenon of development. The word langgas, according to KBBI means not being tied to something/someone. Development is actually aimed at creating a society that is not tied to anything/someone. This journal focusses on three main area of discussion: public policy, governance, and social change.