Politicon : Jurnal Ilmu Politik
Vol 3, No 2 (2021): Politicon : Jurnal Ilmu Politik

Political Participation of Santri in the 2017 Regional Elections in Nagan Raya Regency

Aklima Aklima (Universitas Islam Negeri Ar Raniry Banda Aceh)
Ramzi Murziqin (Universitas Islam Negeri Ar Raniry Banda Aceh)
Reni Shintasari (Universitas Islam Negeri Ar Raniry Banda Aceh)
Aja Sanawiyah (Universitas Islam Negeri Ar Raniry Banda Aceh)

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Publish Date
03 Sep 2021


This research deals with the participation of students in Islamic boarding schools (dayah), which tend to deepen religion so that political information is limited. This study aims to determine the political participation of students in Nagan Raya Aceh 2017. This research is important because it looks at the attitude of students in political power relations. The urgency of this research is to understand the political culture of the santri, which is not only seen from the Kyai as a determinant of political choices. This research uses a qualitative method of the case study approach. The results of this study indicate that the behavior of voters (santri) with the Michigan School approach where the political attitudes and choices are chosen is not only based on the leadership of the pesantren / santri but there is direct involvement by the participation of the students with three aspects.

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POLITICON is a multi-disciplined journal focused on the study of political science, governance issues and public policy in and on Indonesia and Asia. The journal publishes theoretical and empirical research articles with an aim to promote and disseminate academic atmosphere in and on the region. The ...