Portrait of Pegaten Society in the Novel “Kubah” Based on Marxist Literary Criticism Theory
Abdul Basid, M. Faisol, Zahrah Nida' Rosyida Assulthoni, Muassomah
Available Online February 2019.
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- Pegaten Society, Marxist, Causality, Lower Class, Upper Class.
- This study aims to analyze the causality of class’ classification that occurred on the society of Pegaten in the Ahmad Tohari’s novel Kubah based on Marxist literary criticism theory. This study is a kind of a discourse analysis that made use of the novel as the main corpus. The exposure analysis includes the discussion of class’ structure on Pegaten society using Marxist literary criticism theory based on the paradigm of social class relation including the identification of social background into the context of the occurrence, and the identification of social classes. In addition, it also included the discussion of causal relationships between social classes in the novel by analysing social activities occurring among the characters; and the impact of class social causality relationships on Pegaten society. Based on the analysis, we found the form of social classes, ideology of class conscious, and positive and negative impacts of upper- and lower-class interaction in the Pegaten society.
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TY - CONF AU - Abdul Basid AU - M. Faisol AU - Zahrah Nida' Rosyida Assulthoni AU - Muassomah PY - 2019/02 DA - 2019/02 TI - Portrait of Pegaten Society in the Novel “Kubah” Based on Marxist Literary Criticism Theory BT - 2nd Internasional Conference on Culture and Language in Southeast Asia (ICCLAS 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 222 EP - 226 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icclas-18.2019.57 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icclas-18.2019.57 ID - Basid2019/02 ER -