Maya Mustika Kartika, Sari (2014) THE URGENCY OF POLITICAL EDUCATION FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS. International Conference on Fundamentals and Implementation of Education (ICFIE) 2014. ISSN 2406-9132


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This article has been written based on the from research on the political knowledge, attitude, skill and partisipatory of beginner voters in Surabaya. The special target is to achieve the procurement of sense about student beginner voters who studied in university. This research used the qualitative approach supported with quantitative data. This research analyzed the descriptive data that spoke out through the deep interview with informants. It found that partisan-pragmatism has color the respondents’ attitude towrad choice of attitude. Its strengthened with the attitude of apatisme who appeared against the ideal of political values, then the pragmatism has becomes the reference to make the choices. Political novice voters about the president election and the legislative elections shows that the electoral process is an important thing in the life of a country, but in practice of landscape, pragmatism and transactional mechanism is considered the dominant still do. Students knowledge and information is based on media opinion. It shows a disappointment trought political realities. At their opinion, in one side, political idealism is the most importan thing to conduct but in the action, the pragmatism has becomes their choice. Are very important for giving the right political education for those students. Because, university play a crucial role in world politics.They socialize political elites, serve as sites ofpolitical dissent, and form and disseminate dominant ideology. Keywords : University, politics

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Prosiding > ICFIE 2014
Divisions: Sekolah Pascasarjana (SPS)
Depositing User: Eprints
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2015 12:20
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2015 12:20

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