Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social, Applied Science, and Technology in Home Economics (ICONHOMECS 2019)

Local Wisdom Values in Dowry of Indonesia’s Bridewealth: A Study of East Java Horseshoe Communities

Authors
Arita Puspitorini, Mutimmatul Faidah, Dewi Lutfiati, Octaverina K Prita
Corresponding Author
Arita Puspitorini
Available Online 21 February 2020.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200218.015How to use a DOI?
Keywords
values local wisdom, bride dowry Indonesia
Abstract
Indonesia, especially East Java Province, has diverse and iconic cultural customs that must be preserved by any stakeholder including but not limited to the locals. One of the customs is the practice of bridewealth and dowry. Dowry in East Java Province is distinctive from those from other regions and shows some changes and advancements on the shapes and goods included depending on the local wisdom values applied within the society. Such practice might also be a source of inspiration to promote and preserve local wisdom values. This qualitative study aims to reveal the local wisdom values in several forms of dowry in East Java Province, especially in horseshoe areas. Data were collected using interview, observation, and documentation. Results conveyed data in accordance with dowry shapes, functions and significances along with the local wisdom values in the East Java horse shoe area
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Proceedings
2nd International Conference on Social, Applied Science, and Technology in Home Economics (ICONHOMECS 2019)
Publication Date
21 February 2020
ISBN
978-94-6252-910-6
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200218.015How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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AU  - Octaverina K Prita
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