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Arasiana, Fenty (2008) RESILIENSI PADA TKW YANG MENGALAMI KEKERASAN FISIK DAN SEKSUAL. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Woman workers (TKW), who work in overseas, are included in a group with potency to get bad destiny. They do not get sexual violence only, but also followed by other abuses, start from physical abuse to the murder threat. It is not a few of them who back home and then become stress and suicide. Some of them get a dilemma and it impacting their psychological condition. It causes deep trauma, so that the woman worker protracts in their sadness. However, there are also women workers, who do not keep silence and mourned for their sadness only, but immediately prevent and minimize it or fighting against the destructive impact on their live. So that, they seek the positive elements that can make them keep strong and can adapt to all condition. Their positive effort is receiving everything rigidly. After facing any problem, theybecome a person with resilience in their self. This rises a problem that needs to review deeply. From this background, the research is interested to know the resilience description on woman worker, who gets such abuses. This research is descriptive research with the purpose is to know the resilience on woman worker who get physical abuse and sexual violence in overseas. Data collecting technique is interview and observation. The research subjects are three women workers, who get physical abuse and sexual violence and live in Padangan and Sendang Village of Tulungagung. The research result shows that those three subjects have resilient tendency. It can be seen from their capability to try, to think positively, and to take wisdom from the incident, and their defenselessness and conviction to the God. After the violence, they are not hanging their live on others, but looking for some activities that can make them more autonomous, such as working as factory labor, green-grocery, and tailor.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology (73201)
Depositing User: Anggit Aldila
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2012 04:24
Last Modified: 28 Apr 2012 04:24

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