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MAKNA HIDUP (Studi pada Lansia Tunanetra)

Pratiwi, Danti (2012) MAKNA HIDUP (Studi pada Lansia Tunanetra). Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Advisor: (1) Dr. Latipun, M.Kes (2) Zainul Anwar, M.Psi Human life will surely experience development and change. Last step in someone life span is elderly or usually called as lansia. Good health factor is locking happiness of blind elderly life. However, reality becomes differing in when there is limitation of physical and health at elderly that unavoidable, in this case is an elderly experiencing limitation in the case of seeing or often usually called as blind. In situation like that, an elderly experiencing is blind is really a man who is having an opinion to personal itself and desires to obtain happiness in experiencing the life. Desire for the happiness leading blind elderly at life meaning which wish to do reached for it. Life meaning is something thing lionized, useful, valuable, and can become purpose of life for someone. Purpose of this research knows image of meaning to live by blind elderly. This research applies qualitative research method. Subject in this research amounts to three respondents who selected with certain criterion. Data collecting method applies interview technique. To test data authenticity, researcher applies triangulation technique of source. Blind elderly can find the life meaning passing various phases, started from phase do depressed in the form of loss of sight, losing of man who is darling and solitude. Hereinafter, what felt and experienced by there is desire to make a changeitself to awaken with process in phases and slow in when sorrowful feeling and feels solitude. With acceptanceof condition experienced by the, blind elderly experiences the life with patient feeling, increases religious service to the infinite, has orienting hope in future, makes event experienced by as wisdom or philosophy and copes increasing quality of life to become man who is better for own-self and others causing feels happiness.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology (73201)
Depositing User: Mrs Ruli Alfi
Date Deposited: 13 May 2016 10:34
Last Modified: 13 May 2016 10:34

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