Abstract

Kota Salatiga merupakan salah satu kota di Indonesia yang terletak di Provinsi Jawa Tengah yang tidak terlepas dari masalah anak jalanan. Banyaknya anak jalanan hingga saat ini bukan berarti permintaan tidak melakukan upaya untuk menanganinya. Penelitian ini berjutuan untuk menganalisis perilaku anak-anak jalanan di Kota Salatiga . Peneliti menggunakan pendekatan kualitatif. Teknik pengumpulan data melalui wawancara mendalam, observasi, dan studi dokumen. Analisis data meliputi analisis domain, analisi taksonomis, analisis komponensial, dan dan analisis istemakultural. Hasil penelitian menunjuksan beragam perilaku social anak-anak jalan di Kota Salatiga, yaitu sopa santun, solidaritas,bergaul, dan interaksi lawan jenis. Perilaku anak jalanan tidak selalu menyimpang seperti pandangan masyarakat umum, mereka masih memegang nilai dan norma dalam masyarakat seperti sopan santun dan solidaritas terlebih sesame anak jalanan.


Salatiga City is one of the cities in Indonesia which is located in Central Java province which is not separated from the problem of street children. The number of street children to date does not mean the request did not make any effort to handle it. The research has been headed to analyse the behavior of street children in Salatiga City. Researchers use qualitative approaches. Data collection techniques through in-depth interviews, observations, and document studies. Data analysis includes domain analysis, taxonomist analyzers, and other components and istemakultural analysis. The results of the study showed a variety of social behavior of children's roads in the city of Salatiga, namely sopa manners, solidarity, socializing, and interaction of the opposite gender. Street children's behavior does not always diverge like the views of the general public, they still hold the value and norms in society such as manners and solidarity for street children.