DAMPAK PENGGUNAAN GADGET TERHADAP PERILAKU ANAK DI DUSUN RANTAU ALAI KECAMATAN LIMUN

Authors

  • Akhmad Saoqillah Institut Ummul Quro Al-Islami Bogor

Keywords:

Child, Impact, Gadget, Behavior

Abstract

The use of gadgets in everyday life does not only affect the thought, feelings and behavior of adults, but children also do not escape the effects. Continuous use of gadgets will have a negative impact on children’s behavior patterns in their daily lives, children eho tend to use gadgets continuously will be very dependent and become activities that must and routinely be carried out by children in their daily activities. In Rantau Alai Hamlet Limun District, the use of gadgets is not only used by adults but also dominated by children, because children have a high curiosity about something new and interesting. The purpose of this study was to identify the impact of gadget use on children’s behavior in Rantau Alai Hamlet Limun District. This study uses a qualitative research methodology. Research informants consisted of children agen 7-10 years in Rantau Alai Hamlet, Limun District, parents and village government. Data collection techniques using interviews, observation and docummentation. And analysis using the theory of Miles and Huberman. To present data so that it is easy to understand, the steps in analysis activities are data collection, data reduction, data presentasion and drawing conclusions or verification. The final conclusion of this study regarding the impact of gadget use on children’s behavior in Rantau Alai Hamlet, Limun District, shows that the use of gadgets in children agen 7-10 years has a lot of negative rather than positive impact. It is hoped that parents can limit children in the duration of playing gadgets and  supervise activities carried out on children while playing gadgets

Published

2021-08-01

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