Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)

Voters Orientation Starter Set Toba Batak Ethnic Background (Case Study In Tiga Balata Simalungun)

Authors
Gomgom Manurung, Robert Sibarani, Erond Damanik
Corresponding Author
Gomgom Manurung
Available Online December 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icosop-17.2018.59How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Orientation Voters, Social Groups, Beginner Voter Behavior Batak Toba
Abstract
new voters are first time voters chose because the age of new entrants to the voting age. The existence of voters always promising in terms of quantity. Political orientation of voters is always dynamic and will change following the existing conditions and the factors that influence it. On elections in three Balata later, it is likely the number of voters who Toba Batak tribes reached more than 10% of the total number of voters starters who entered the final voters list (DPT). In determining The choice, voters would not be separated from the preferences given by the social groups around them. This study aims to determine how the participation of voters are ethnic Batak Toba in choosing the Simalungun area. Through this approach then described how social groups are formed due to the social groupings in the community provide political preference to voters. This research use descriptive research type with qualitative methods. The data obtained in this study comes from in-depth interviews and documentation study. Informants selected by purposive sampling, which is derived from the existing voters and domiciled in Tiga Balata or Simalungun area. The results of this study found the data and the fact that the social groups formed for their grouping in society is not fully formed political behavior and give preference to voters in determining their political choice on the election in Tiga Balata later. In determining the choice, voters Batak Toba Tiga Balata be put assessment of the figure and the personality and attitude that is shown each candidate as the primary assessment
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Proceedings
2nd International Conference on Social and Political Development (ICOSOP 2017)
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Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2017
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978-94-6252-477-4
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icosop-17.2018.59How 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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