Proceedings of the International Conference on Ethics in Governance (ICONEG 2016)

Managing Village Governance Based On Mutual Assistance (Gotong Royong)

Authors
Kushandajani Kushandajani, Puji Astuti
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Kushandajani Kushandajani
Available Online December 2016.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iconeg-16.2017.51How to use a DOI?
Keywords
village governance; social capital; local wisdom; organizational structure of village government.
Abstract
Law No. 6 of 2014 on Village constructs village authority in four areas: managing village governance, implementation of rural development, coaching rural community, and empowerment of rural community. Those are the basis of village governance, including the organizational structure of the village government. Then, how does the village government respond to the changes since the enactment of Law No. 6 of 2014 on Village? The answer to the question become the focus of this study. Qualitative research method was chosen, by using perspective of emic. Data collection techniques prioritized the use of first hand data, which were obtained from several informants through in-depth interviews and focused group discussion (FGD). The result of this study shows that managing village governance is a concept that is integrated and could not be separated from other functions, namely implementation of rural development, coaching rural community, and empowering rural community. Instead, the last function, the empowerment of rural community, animating other functions through local value called mutual assistance (gotong royong). The conclusion of this study shows that the state are being ambiguous to the village.
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Proceedings
International Conference on Ethics in Governance (ICONEG 2016)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2016
ISBN
978-94-6252-321-0
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iconeg-16.2017.51How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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