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Social character through poetry for children in rehabilitation

Christinawati, Christinawati and Amalia, Yuni Sari and Mustofa, Hema Rosheny and Pandin, Moses Glorino Rumambo (2020) Social character through poetry for children in rehabilitation. Journal of Talent Development and Excellence, 12 (1). pp. 1630-1640. ISSN 1869-2885

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Social character is the key for someone to interact with the surrounding community. Interaction and socialization need to be introduced early by parents. If the results turned in reverse, then there must be other ways to be learned and practiced in family life. This study aims to cultivate social characters to children in the Juvenile Rehabilitation Institution through poetry learning. Changes continue to occur in handling and coaching juvenile delinquency in Indonesia. Regulations for the management of coaching continue to be carried out from Law No. 3 of 1997 concerning the Law on Juvenile Justice, then it was changed to Act No. 11 of 2012 concerning the System of Juvenile Criminal Justice. Characteristics of this relatively new law contain the main mechanisms of protecting children, who have problems with the law and following the Convention on the Rights of the Child. Education in the Juvenile Rehabilitation Institution has been carried out with all the limitations and can bring changes in the correctional behavior of children to be better that makes education restore the child's identity. Education held at this institution is expected to be able to achieve the ideals of children to be more beneficial after completing a kind of inclusive education. By applying a pragmatic approach, the study expects that there will be a change in children since they can learn the contents of poems, and at the same time, they are able to express their feeling by writing poems as well. From the process of learning, social characters in children such as honesty, openness, tolerance, cooperation, will be growing step by step.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:cultivate, juvenile, poetry, rehabilitation, social character
Subjects:H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions:Language Academy
ID Code:93786
Deposited By: Yanti Mohd Shah
Deposited On:31 Dec 2021 08:51
Last Modified:31 Dec 2021 08:51

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