Cahyadi, Robi and Rahmatunnisa, Mudiyati and Agustino, Leo and Mariana, Dede (2017) VOTE BUYING IN LAMPUNG LOCAL ELECTION. MIMBAR, The Journal of Social and Development, 33 (2). pp. 359-367. ISSN 0215-8175


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Abstract Vote buying in elections, both for general and local elections is a phenomenon in Indonesian politics. Lampung Province has implemented direct elections simultaneously in December 2015 and February 2017. This study explains that vote buying can change voter choice in three regional head elections in Lampung Province. This study was conducted with the object of research residing in Way Kanan District on July 2014, Pringsewu District in February 2016 and Bandar Lampung City in November 2015. This study used a survey approach with stratified random sampling method. The survey conducted on 662 respondents in each county or district and city of object being studied. The results show that voters believe the vote buying will happen in local elections.Voters change their choice if they were given bribes of goods, gifts, money, or provision of a project. This research study on how vote buying can change voting choice of voters. Keywords: vote-buying, voting behavior, local election

Item Type: Article
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik (FISIP) > Prodi Ilmu Pemerintahan
Depositing User: ROBI CAHYA
Date Deposited: 04 Jan 2018 07:16
Last Modified: 04 Jan 2018 07:16

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