Kampung Inhabitant Economic and Social Life Improvement as a Result of Inserting Creativity

 
 
 
  • Abstract
  • Keywords
  • References
  • PDF
  • Abstract


    This paper study about thematic kampung in Semarang that is a government project  to overcome poverty, social, and economic problem in the city that majority was caused by middle class housing. This research was analyzed using some method, such as literature study, site visit to Kampung Batik, Kampung Pelangi, and Kampung Jawi in Semarang that has different location, contour, and culture, interview with kampung inhabitants, documentation, and architectural sketch. Data collection was based on literature study that studying about kampung as a part of the city, site morphology, kampung typology, inhabitant relation with their dwelling place, and creativity in kampung that affect the inhabitant social and economic life. This study finds that creativity changes in kampung affect inhabitant happiness caused by their kampung transformation that becoming more beautiful and comfortable. Tourists that come into inhabitant kampung make them more aware about their kampung. They keep kampung cleanliness and continue to make improvement of their kampung. Kampung creativity also can raise inhabitant economic value by bringing tourist into the kampung. Based on this study, this paper suggests that inhabitant kampung needs to keep their kampung cleanliness and creativity as time changes. Government also needs to help the kampung inhabitant by  making kampung improvement project and giving donation and support based on inhabitant needs.

     


  • Keywords


    creative kampung, thematic kampung, social interaction, economic value

  • References


      [1] Anas, T., Aswicahyono, H., Narjoko, D., Panjaitan, N., Rahmawati, A., Simatupang, T., Triwibowo, E, “Ekonomi Kreatif : Kekuatan Baru Indonesia menuju 2025,” Jakarta. Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy, 2014

      [2] Carmona, M., Heath, T., OC, T., Tiesdell, S, “Public Places – Urban Spaces ; The Dimensions of Urban Design,” Oxford. Architectural Press, 2003

      [3] Cross, Jennifer, “What is Sense of Place?” Colorado University. Headwaters Conference, 2001

      [4] Gehl, Jan, “Life between Building : Using Public Space,” Washington. Island Press, 2011

      [5] Haryono, Bambang, “Petunjuk Pembentukan Kampung Tematik Kota Semarang Tahun 2017,” Semarang. Badan Perencanaan Pembangunan Daerah (BAPPEDA) Kota Semarang

      [6] Kerr, Thomas, “Housing The Poor in Asian Cities 1,” UN-Habitat, 2008

      [7] Miles, Malcolm, “Art, Space, and The City : Public Art and Urban Futures,” Routledge, 1997

      [8] Sihombing, Antony, “Conflicting Images of Kampung and Kota in Jakarta,” Saarbrücken. Lambert Academic Publishing, p. 62, 2010

      [9] Sihombing, A., Gunawijaya, J., Zanny, S., Pratiwi, A, “Sustainable Tourism in Rural Area Development, Case Study : Kampung Tourism in Wanayasa, Purwakarta, West Java, Indonesia, 2016

      [10] Tunas, Devisari, “The Spatial Economy in The Urban Informal Settlement,” Netherland. International Forum in Urbanism, p. 4, 2008


 

View

Download

Article ID: 28311
 
DOI: 10.14419/ijet.v8i1.10.28311




Copyright © 2012-2015 Science Publishing Corporation Inc. All rights reserved.