Proceedings of The 6th Asia-Pacific Education And Science Conference, AECon 2020, 19-20 December 2020, Purwokerto, Indonesia

Research Article

Political Discourse Analysis of Jokowi vs Prabowo Subiyanto Speeches in the First Presidential Election Debate: Critical Thinking Perspectives

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.19-12-2020.2309116,
        author={Sudar  Sudar},
        title={Political Discourse Analysis of Jokowi vs Prabowo Subiyanto Speeches in the First Presidential Election Debate: Critical Thinking Perspectives  },
        proceedings={Proceedings of The 6th Asia-Pacific Education And Science Conference, AECon 2020, 19-20 December 2020, Purwokerto, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={AECON},
        year={2021},
        month={8},
        keywords={political discourse speeches critical thinking presidential candidate election},
        doi={10.4108/eai.19-12-2020.2309116}
    }
    
  • Sudar Sudar
    Year: 2021
    Political Discourse Analysis of Jokowi vs Prabowo Subiyanto Speeches in the First Presidential Election Debate: Critical Thinking Perspectives
    AECON
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.19-12-2020.2309116
Sudar Sudar1,*
  • 1: Universitas Muhammadiyah Purworejo, KH.A.Dahlan Street No.3 Purworejo.54111.Tel/Faxs.0275321494, Central Java, Indonesia.
*Contact email: rofiqsdr@gmail.com

Abstract

This paper aims to discuss the issues of political news that happened in our country, and it is hot -news that was recently conducted by the Indonesian Government. It is the general election of the President. In the process of the Presidential Election, there is a crucial process, and it is the debate that is conducted five times, from the first and the last session. In this paper, the writer would like to discuss the speeches spoken by Jokowi and Prabowo. The first debate was conducted on January 18, 2019. It was the period that really waited for society, how Jokowi and Prabowo debated each other. It is necessary to know what kinds of speeches they used to argue both of them to talk about political life in Indonesia. It can be used as a material of reading skills from critical thinking perspectives.