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THE SYMBOLIC MEANINGS OF RADIO BROADCAST PROGRAM FOR LISTENERS(A Descriptive Qualitative Study on the “Bukan Indonesia Biasa” Program at Elfara FM Radio Malang)

LESMANA, MARTIN (2008) THE SYMBOLIC MEANINGS OF RADIO BROADCAST PROGRAM FOR LISTENERS(A Descriptive Qualitative Study on the “Bukan Indonesia Biasa” Program at Elfara FM Radio Malang). Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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The objective of this research titled “The Symbolic Meanings of Radio Broadcast Program For Listeners” is to reveal about the symbolic meanings on the “Bukan Indonesia Biasa” program at Elfara FM radio Malang. This research was conducted on 4 subject research who had recommended by Elfara FM, recognized whom admiring this program for a long time. Research held an observation and interview to gather data. The observation was held during the interview, dealing the fact that this is a thesis of description. Meanwhile, the interview held more than once for four respondents it mostly held at their residence. In data analysis, researcher used two theory that is the symbolic interactions by Mead and hermeneutic theory by Schleiermacher so could comprehend and identify the symbolic meanings of the “Bukan Indonesia Biasa” program to listener and research’s data then analyzed by aspect approaching of descriptive qualitative by theories. Based on the end of the result of the research is known about the symbolic meanings of radio program. Related to theory of symbolic interactions by Mead, explained that In symbolic interactions, natural sign have the instinct character and also same reaction for everyone. Symbols Significant should not have to generate same reaction for everyone. The actor wearing selected symbol give the meaning to the symbol in mind, but symbol consignee is unconnected yet with actor who has the same meaning to it. Communications symbol is a process two direction where both parties giving meanings to that symbols. The result analysis shows that the symbolic meanings of radio broadcast program for listeners are nationalism meaning to nation and creation the social relationship meaning. The announcer is using Language media to translate intention of text by textual and also which in the author (penyiar) thought. Through by active interaction pattern as like communicating directly, and also giving useful information, and listener will take a responsive action against the interaction. Social interaction can change someone interpretation up to something, about definition, and an actions to a response. Listener of the “Bukan Indonesia Biasa” is very responsive to announcer actively for interaction with their listener and meant symbolically every point which submitted by announcer. viewer and society informant.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PE English
Divisions: Faculty of Social and Political Science > Department of Sociology (69201)
Depositing User: Anggit Aldila
Date Deposited: 14 May 2012 06:38
Last Modified: 14 May 2012 06:38

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