Cultural Capital to Establish Spirit Nationalism Study of Values Local Dayak Communities Border Region in Sub Jagoi Babang, Bengkayang Regency,West Kalimantan Province

Abd. Halim


Jagoi Babang community, West Kalimantan, is the representation of the people living in the border areas with other countries, but has the advantages of social values and culture. Their local values, such as solidarity, deliberation, upholding the dignity and worth as a human being, and others simply become the cultural capital to build the spirit of nationalism. The aim  of this study to determine the cultural capital that forms the spirit of nationalism in the village Jagoi Bajang. This research method is descriptive kualitatit on socio-cultural approach with emphasis on emic as perspective. The results showed Jagoi Babang society is a society of symbolic, that every aspect of life has become a cultural meaning and great potential to be seen and reviewed by the government before determining menentapkan development policies and programs. Babang Jagoi community has symbols of different cultural, social realities also are not similar. All the symbolism it into political capital in building and growing nationalism.

Keywords: capital, culture, nationalism

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