Vol. 10, No. 2 (2014): 1–5.
Head-scratching thoughts to present plausible activities for the Asia Pacific Research Unit (APRU), School of Humanities, Universiti Sains Malaysia of which I was appointed coordinator brought forth the idea of an academic journal. This notion struck me, and on reflection, recalled that I was totally clueless of publishing a journal entailed. Flipping through pages of scholarly journals helped, to some extent, in comprehending the tasks ahead, but on the other hand the said perusing almost dissuaded me from proceeding with what appeared to be a “presumptuous idea.”