Toba Batak Language Shift in Rantau Selatan

Vinawari S, Helfi and , Sumarsih and Husein, Rahmad (2019) Toba Batak Language Shift in Rantau Selatan. In: Proceedings of The 4th Annual International Seminar on Transformative Education and Educational Leadership (AISTEEL), 23 – 24 September 2019, Garuda Plaza Hotel, Medan,.

[img]
Preview
Text
Cover.pdf - Published Version

Download (544kB) | Preview
[img]
Preview
Text
full text.pdf - Published Version

Download (291kB) | Preview
Official URL: http://aisteel2019.unimed.ac.id/wp-content/uploads...

Abstract

Shift in Rantau Selatan. The main objectives of the study were to answer the research problems under study that are (1) to describe the level of maintenance of the Toba Batak language in Rantau Selatan district. (2) to elaborate how the shift realized in their linguistic repertoire across language domain in Rantau Selatan district. (3) to explain the reasons why the language shift occur in the ways they do in Rantau Selatan district. The method of this study was qualitative research. The subjects were twenty eight Toba Batak people who live in Kampung Batak, Urung Kompas, Rantau Selatan district. The subjects were divided into two groups; first group as the second generation (parents) and the second group as third generation (children). The data were taken from the interview, questionnaire and observation. The findings show that (1) the level of mastery or maintenance of the Toba Batak language for the second generation is Severely Endangered at grade two. And the level of mastery or maintenance of the Toba Batak language for third generation or children is Critically Endangered at grade one. (2) the dominant domains are education domain and work place domain. (3) the reasons of Toba Batak language shift into Bahasa Indonesia; bilingualism factor, migration factor, economic factor, social factor, demographic factor, institutional factor, attitude factor, environment factor, status, and social success. Attitude is Toba Batak language, it can be maintain the Toba Batak language but if the speaker has negative attitude about Toba Batak language, the Toba Batak language can be extinct

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Language Shift; Toba Batak Language; Language Endangerment; language domain
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics > P201 Comparative grammar
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics > P325 Semantics
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics > P375 Linguistic geography
P Language and Literature > PE English
P Language and Literature > PE English > PE1700 Dialects. Provincialisms, etc.
P Language and Literature > PE English > PE3701 Slang. Argot, etc.
Divisions: Program Pasca Sarjana
Depositing User: Mrs Catur Dedek Khadijah
Date Deposited: 10 Mar 2020 04:00
URI: http://digilib.unimed.ac.id/id/eprint/38864

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item