Harryani Yulia R, M. Japar dan Tjipto Sumadi
Program Studi PPKN FIS Universitas Negeri Jakarta
Culture and character of the nation’s education needs to be strengthened again at the cultural, moral and character of the Indonesian nation was dropped at this time. Instill in a person’s character is not an easy task, it took a long time to introduce it, give understanding of the mind and heart so as to create someone who has a strong character and a winning personality. Pencak Silat is an achievement culture of ethnic communities in Indonesia and an authentic, unique, distinctive, grow and develop, but no less attractive and popular in their own country. This study aims to find out information of the Pencak Silat in building character national and knowing the character of the nation’s values contained in Pencak Silat.
The experiment was conducted at the Sports Club Achievement Pencak Silat State University of Jakarta, in January 2013 until June 2013. Object of study is the Pencak Silat athletes UNJ i.e. as an informant and coaches, supervisors as key informants. This research is a descriptive qualitative research approach. The data collection method used is a structured interview for informants Pencak Silat athletes and coaches and trainers’ key informants Pencak Silat, in this study the researcher acting as participant observer. Used for data verification measures member check, auditrial, triangulation and expert opinion from the developer and the Pencak Silat warriors.
The results showed that the Pencak Silat can build the nation’s character on KOP Pencak Silat athletes Jakarta State University on four domains, namely sports, though the heart, though the flavor, and if thought. Character that is the sportsmanship value built tough and resilient values, discipline, sportsmanship, friendly, competitive, cheerful, hard work, spirit of patriotic, nationalistic, disciplined, resilient, tough, sporty and honest, able to compete, exercise with a cheerful, friendly, no grudges, and cooperative. If the value of the liver that is built Pencak Silat, namely: value honest, faithful, responsible, willing to take risks, never surrender, sacrifice, and patriotic spirit. If the value of built flavors or wills of the value of caring, polite, respectful, tolerant, nationalist, proud native Indonesian Pencak Silat products, dynamic, and hard work. If the value is built Pencak Silat think that the value of intelligent, able to spot opportunities, critical, open-minded and productive by developing and preserving the martial arts in the community and develop it with modern times.
Keywords: Pencak Silat,Pancasila, sports, the character of the nation.
To be continued at this please read the links
“Pencak Silat in Nation Character Building “. (Qualitative Research on Pencak Silat Athletes State University of Jakarta).