Local Wisdom Values in Dowry of Indonesia’s Bridewealth: A Study of East Java Horseshoe Communities
Arita Puspitorini, Mutimmatul Faidah, Dewi Lutfiati, Octaverina K Prita
Available Online 21 February 2020.
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- values local wisdom, bride dowry Indonesia
- 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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TY - CONF AU - Arita Puspitorini AU - Mutimmatul Faidah AU - Dewi Lutfiati AU - Octaverina K Prita PY - 2020 DA - 2020/02/21 TI - Local Wisdom Values in Dowry of Indonesia’s Bridewealth: A Study of East Java Horseshoe Communities BT - 2nd International Conference on Social, Applied Science, and Technology in Home Economics (ICONHOMECS 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 91 EP - 93 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200218.015 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200218.015 ID - Puspitorini2020 ER -