Proceedings of the Unhas International Conference on Social and Political Science (UICoSP 2017)

Traditional versus Modern Procedures of Village Head Election in Indonesia

Authors
Andi Alimuddin, Andi Gau Kadir, Rahmatia Yunus, Dwia Aries Tina Pulubuhu, Ms Seniwati
Corresponding Author
Andi Alimuddin
Available Online October 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/uicosp-17.2017.3How to use a DOI?
Keywords
traditional method, modern method, election of the village head, transmitting, spreading program
Abstract

This research focuses on the traditional versus modern methods in conducting the election of the head of a village in Indonesia. A village head has a major role in organizing and managing community interests. In participating in the election of the village head, a village head must deliver his the programs. One tool that can be utilized in delivering some programs is social media. Despite so, there are some village heads that use the traditional ways, which are commonly known as 'door to door' approach. The purpose of this study is to investigate traditional versus modern methods as a technique of village head in transmitting and spreading programs to people. The research design of this study is qualitative study. This research used interviewing method. This research was conducted in Makkawaru Village, Mattiro Bulu Subdistrict, Pinrang Regency, and South Sulawesi Province. This research found that the use of social media and Internet is still infrequent among the villagers. Most of which use social media and the Internet is generally still among the youth. The candidates of village heads in delivering campaign programs are still traditional.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the Unhas International Conference on Social and Political Science (UICoSP 2017)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
October 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-396-8
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/uicosp-17.2017.3How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2017, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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