International journal of social sciences and humanities 2020-12-31T00:00:00+00:00 Martha Cecilia Escobar Garcia, Ph.D. Open Journal Systems <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>IJSSH</strong>&nbsp;is published in English and it is open to authors around the world regardless of the nationality. It is currently published three times a year, i.e. in&nbsp;<em>April</em>,&nbsp;<em>August</em>, and&nbsp;<em>December</em>.<br>e-ISSN: 2550-7001, p-ISSN: 2550-701X&nbsp;</p> COVID-19 pandemic handling community social and cultural sector stimulus efforts 2020-08-06T13:54:48+00:00 I Nengah Merta I Wayan Suderana <p style="text-align: justify;">This study examines the COVID-19 Pandemic Handling Community Social and Cultural Sector Stimulus Efforts in Tambawu Village, Denpasar. The number of positive cases of outbreaks of coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 due to the new type of coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in Bali, until June, reached 1,013 cases. Discipline and adherence to residents applying the COVID-19 prevention protocol, including implementing a clean and healthy lifestyle, is considered important in controlling the spread of COVID-19 infection. Of the total positive cases of COVID-19 in Bali which reached 1,013 cases, a total of 606 patients with positive cases of COVID-19 were reported to have recovered. The main problem in this regard: How is the effort to handle the COVID-19 pandemic so that it does not spread to the community? The Denpasar City Government has implemented a policy of limiting the activities of village-based, as an effort to control the spread of disease. The Government through the COVID-19 Task Force for the Acceleration of Handling of Health also conducts health checks through mass rapid tests in several places and communities that are indicated to be prone to disease transmission locally, including in markets and market residents.</p> 2020-08-06T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities The understanding of tourist preferences toward selection of wet-based tourism destination 2020-08-21T14:56:14+00:00 Noor Rahmini Rizali Rizali <p style="text-align: justify;">The objectives of this study are (1) to determine the dominant factors that determine the purpose of tourist visits to the Siring Tendean Floating Market and the Muara Kuin Floating Market in Banjarmasin City; and (2) knowing the preferences of tourists on the choice of visiting the Floating Market in South Kalimantan. To obtain the required data, the sample of this study as many as 30 people who meet the criteria who have visited three floating markets in South Kalimantan have been sampled. Then the data collected is processed using Analytical Hierarchy Process. The results show that service, infrastructure, Tourism attraction, and distance are factors or criteria that can affect the interest of tourists who are the people of South Kalimantan to visit Siring Tendean Floating Market, Lok Baintan Floating Market and Muara Kuin Floating Market, with a reference order of 44% for mileage, 29% for ODTW, 18% for infrastructure and 9% for services. From these factors, the preference of tourists to visit the Siring Tendean Floating Market is 59%, Lok Baintan Floating Market 26% and Muara Kuin Floating Market 11%.</p> 2020-08-21T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Physical evidence promotion on consumer decisions in using bowling sport services 2020-09-12T11:26:39+00:00 Muhammad Fajar Ariwibowo Zakaria Wahab Raden Isnanta Isnurhadi Isnurhadi <p style="text-align: justify;">This study aimed to determine the effect of physical evidence promotion on consumer decisions using the bowling sport industry services, a case study at the JSC bowling arena in Palembang. The data used were the primary data by distributing questionnaires to 100 people who have played bowling at the JSC bowling arena in Palembang. The analysis technique used is multiple linear regression analysis. The results obtained from multiple linear regression analysis are physical evidence promotion according to the model suitability influencing consumer decisions using the bowling sport industry services in the JSC bowling arena. However, people partially do not affect consumer decisions using the bowling sports industry's services at the JSC Bowling Center Arena. This research is expected to be a reference for choosing which variables are better used in future studies at the JSC Bowling Center Arena. Therefore, this research can be a reference to increase visitor sales figures in the following year.</p> 2020-09-10T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities The quality of public services to the level of satisfaction 2020-09-12T14:15:13+00:00 Mustamin Mustamin Siti Atika Rahmi <p style="text-align: justify;">This research has been carried out in the Alas District Office, Sumbawa Regency aims to determine the quality of public services to the level of community satisfaction, supporting factors, and obstacles to public services at the Alas District Office. The research method used, among others, is to determine a sample of 60 respondents (20.00%) from approximately 300 people who received public services in the last 1 year (2019) at the Alas District Office, with data collection instruments using a questionnaire and to complete the data also uses interviews. Meanwhile, the data analysis technique used descriptive statistics, namely in addition to the quantitative analysis of line percentages from the questionnaire results, also using qualitative analysis for the data from the interview results. The results of the research achieved are related to the level of community satisfaction from each variable, namely the Tangible Variable, the quality of public services to the level of community satisfaction in the Alas District Office reaching 68.33% feeling satisfied and very satisfied, then for the Reliability variable reaching 70.00% feeling satisfied and very satisfied, the Responsiveness variable reached 75.00% felt satisfied and very satisfied, the Assurance variable reached 80.00% felt satisfied.</p> 2020-09-12T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Role models on student’s entrepreneurial intentions: A case study 2020-10-01T08:37:09+00:00 Judith I. Aloamaka Anthony Anyibuofu Kifordu C.G.E. Salami <p style="text-align: justify;">The study aimed at determining the effects of role models on students' Entrepreneurial intentions. Entrepreneurship has been identified as a key driver of economic growth as it can help in reducing unemployment; however, the problem of unemployment among graduates persists as most of them end up seeking paid employments rather than taking advantage of the available business opportunities. This could be attributed to the job-seeking mentality of most graduates and the fact that they never had any intention of going into businesses on their own. The presence of role models in the form of attitudes towards entrepreneurship perceived behavioural control and social norms were proposed as they have been found to have a positive effect on student's entrepreneurial intentions. To achieve this, the survey research design was adopted, Taro Yamen's formula was used to derive a sample size of 263 respondents from the total population of 753 students studying Business Administration, Accounting and Marketing from Delta State Polytechnic Ozoro and Ogwash-you. Cronbach's alpha test was used to test the reliability of the instrument, while correlation and regression analysis were employed for the test of hypotheses.</p> 2020-10-01T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Brand credibility and marketing performance in the Nigerian brewery industry 2020-10-02T09:18:49+00:00 A. P. Olannye Raphael Ndidi Dibie <p style="text-align: justify;">Brand credibility is the relevant symbols which make firms to be honest about their products and services and to examine complaints. The general objective of the study is to examine the effect of brand credibility on marketing performance in the Nigerian Brewery Industry. The study engaged the cross-sectional survey research design method and stratified random sampling technique. A sample size of 205 employees of the selected firms was randomly selected from the total population of 442. A structured questionnaire was used to obtain vital data from the respondents. In this study, the statistical techniques that were used include descriptive statistics and multiple regression analysis. Findings should that brand trust, perceived product quality and brand image have a significant positive relationship with marketing performance. The study, therefore, concluded that brand credibility has a positive effect on marketing performance in the Nigerian Brewery Industry. The study recommended that companies should develop long-lasting brand credibility to influence the intentions of consumers. And it can be established by giving expertise, trustworthiness and attractiveness to consumers.</p> 2020-10-02T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Improving the quality of education through technical proficiency 2020-10-08T10:19:41+00:00 Arnadi Arnadi Hifza Hifza Dedi. S <p style="text-align: justify;">Schools are complex and unique institutions. They are complex because madrasas are organizational in which there are various dimensions which are interrelated and mutually determine each other. Meanwhile, it is unique that madrasas as institutions have certain characteristics that other organizations do not have. This study focuses on managerial skills in improving the quality of education, with the focus of research: How are the efforts of the Madrasah Principal to improve the quality of education through technical skills. Improving the quality of education is manifested through clear planning as outlined in the vision, mission, and objectives, and using the right strategy, namely empowering existing human resources, forming teamwork, minimizing problems, and continuous improvement through program evaluation.</p> 2020-10-08T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Problematic economic empowerment and prospectus of human resource development through establishment of economic study program based on Hindu cultural 2020-10-23T08:26:04+00:00 I Putu Sugih Arta <p style="text-align: justify;">This study aims to conduct a study of economic empowerment problems and the prospectus of human resource development through establish an economic study program based on Hindu culture in West Nusa Tenggara. The design of this research is descriptive qualitative with a case study model. Based on the results of the study found several findings. <em>First</em>, community economic empowerment for Hindus in West Lombok Regency, Mataram City, and North Lombok Regency with the largest Hindu population and as a mirror of the Hindus of West Nusa Tenggara Province has not met the right format so that in its implementation it has difficulties in development. <em>Second</em>, <em>pasraman</em> as a Hindu religious education institution that grows from the ideas of religious and customary figures in a certain region is the time to reposition its function in addressing disruption phenomena that engulf organizational culture such as various social, economic, social and political problems because it has great potential in development human Resources. <em>Third</em>, the repositioning of economic functions for <em>pasraman</em> begins with the method of building synergy between interagency programs. <em>Fourth</em>, the prospectus of opening an economic study program based on Hinduism and local culture.</p> 2020-10-22T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities The differences of audit quality on the regulation of audit tenure and auditor rotation in Indonesia 2020-10-28T07:05:25+00:00 Ni Made Puspa Pawitri Anak Agung Gde Putu Widanaputra Ketut Muliartha RM I Nyoman Wijana Asmara Putra <p style="text-align: justify;">This study examines the differences in audit quality on the regulation of audit tenure and auditor rotation in Indonesia. In Indonesia, there have been several audit-related scandals that occurred after the implementation of regulations on the audit tenure limitation and auditor rotation. The last regulation that applies to date is the Peraturan Pemerintah Republik Indonesia No. 20/2015 about Public Accountant Practices Chapter V regarding the Limitation of Audit Services in Article 11 that the provision of audit services on a historical financial statement on an entity by a Public Accountant is limited to a maximum of five consecutive financial years. These analyses use discretionary accruals as audit-quality proxies. In this study, the output of audit quality is measured, namely the earnings quality. This research was conducted on all non-financial companies listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange start from 2012 to 2017, using the purposive sampling method obtained 554 research samples. Hypothesis analyses in this study use different test analysis. Specifically, there is a significant difference in the audit quality in the first year of the tenure and the last year of the tenure. We also find significant differences in audit quality before and after auditor rotation.</p> 2020-10-27T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Impact of social networks on student academic performance 2020-10-30T08:48:01+00:00 Nancy Azucena Bazurto Briones María Elena Moya Martínez <p style="text-align: justify;">A theoretical study on the impact of social networks on adolescents and their inappropriate use is presented. The objective is to determine its impact on academic performance in the students of the "Rocafuerte" educational unit. An exploratory type of investigation was carried out, with a qualitative-quantitative approach, using scientific, analytical, and synthetic methods. 78 third-year students of the Unified General Baccalaureate were selected. It was obtained as a result, that students spend between 5 and 6 hours surfing the Internet, especially in social networks, all this for entertainment purposes, leaving aside their academic tasks, few use it in the teaching-learning process affecting academic performance, impacting on his life, in all areas, thus becoming a person dependent on this tool; Also, there is a certain dependence on electronic devices, neglecting their daily activities, their studies, often generating isolation with the people around them. The use of social networks as a tool in the educational field, with supervision, could give good results.</p> 2020-10-30T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities The effectiveness of driving license services in police station traffic unit 2020-11-10T14:26:50+00:00 Abdulhalil Hi. Ibrahim Thamrin Husain Samsul Bahri Handji Bakri La Suhu <p style="text-align: justify;">This<strong>&nbsp;</strong>research was conducted to analyze the effectiveness of driving license (SIM) services at the Polres in Ternate City. The method is descriptive qualitative by conducting direct interviews with selected informants. The research found p procedure service in the Traffic Police. Ternate City is straightforward. It is because officers who carry out their duties know the standard of service they run. It And the existing operational standards at the Satpas Polres Ternate have been maximal, what meant is the maximum here is that the service here is to the existing operational standards in the regulations at the Traffic Police Office of the Ternate Police.</p> 2020-11-09T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Government communication patterns in Ambon city budget policy 2020-11-14T14:51:50+00:00 Pahrul Idham Kaliky Marno Wance Herizal Herizal <p>The purpose of this research was to understand the pattern of government communication in budget planning in Ambon City. The formal government communication pattern is about the planning mechanism between the executive and legislative bodies, while the informal form of communication is bargaining, negotiating, and lobbying for community interests through institutional communication channels. We have chosen a qualitative method with a case study approach to government communication patterns in planning local budgets in Ambon City. The results we find that in the government communication model in regional budget planning; There were two forms of informal and formal communication channels. The formulation of the normal channel is the dynamics of conflict, a compromise that occurs in the executive and legislative branches at the KUA-PPAS stage. The form of informal channels was government communication through matching work programs and the results of the recess in each legislative electoral district, and the agreement stated at the KUA-PPAS stage and the views of the factions in the legislative body.</p> 2020-11-14T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities How dangerous the Indonesian recession due to COVID-19 pandemic: review policy and strategy to recovery 2020-11-21T07:40:52+00:00 Marjan Miharja Sri Setiawati Amanda Lestari Putri Lubis <p>This paper aimed to examine the severity of the recession experienced by Indonesia during the COVID-19 outbreak that has hit Indonesia, which has been going on for almost a year. For the discussion to be more focused, this study focuses on the government's policy and strategy efforts that have been implemented to overcome this crisis. To achieve the target of this study, we first collected preliminary reading material by reviewing articles about recession due to pandemics to obtain sufficient information related to the study plan. After the opening section is over, we next provide an overview of how we can convey an understanding of the recession and the reasons behind it. We then proceed to the middle of the study to conclude what findings are relevant. Before completing the results, we confirm that the findings of this study are valid and reliable. Finally, the findings can be summarized as follows: Recession has hit the national economy so that the government has adopted a policy of allocating fresh funds as a stimulus to the most affected residents. Another strategy from the government is to work with outside parties on systems to anticipate Covid-19 and face the risk of a domestic recession<em>.</em></p> 2020-11-21T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities Dimensions of public services: A portrait of irony facilities for disabilities 2020-11-21T08:10:30+00:00 Taufik Irfadat Nurlaila Nurlaila Haeril Haeril Tauhid Tauhid <p>The main objectives of this qualitative study are to 1) understand the dimensions of public services, in particular, the ironic portrait of facilities and services for persons with disabilities; 2) knowing strategic steps to increase the capacity of public service providers for persons with disabilities in the Sape sub-district office; 3) know the facilities and infrastructure for persons with disabilities in the Sape District Office. To understand the dimensions of this service as well as the limitations of other disability services at the Sape District office, we collected data through a series of in-depth interviews with persons with disabilities who experience limited services in Sape District. We make observations around the location, as well as process the data documentation needs. Because in reporting the study data, we chose the type of qualitative description. Our data analysis went through several stages, including the coding process, in-depth interpretation, and result retrieval by ensuring that the findings data answered research questions with the principles of the findings' validity and reliability. So the findings are, among others, that adequate service facilities according to the Uandang law have not been fulfilled in Sape Sub-district, for various reasons and obstacles, especially the accessibility facilities.</p> 2020-11-21T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities The bureaucratic political relation model in perception of officers public 2020-11-23T13:28:32+00:00 Tauhid Tauhid Mukhlis Ishaka Kamaluddin Kamaluddin Muhammad Taufiq <p>The relationship between politics and bureaucracy is significant to observe because this concerns the interests of policymakers and stakeholders related to the politics of local government policies. In this regard, this study aims to describe the Political Relations Model Bureaucracy in the Perception of Public Officials (A Study at the Bima City Government). The approach in this research is descriptive qualitative. The results showed that the Relationship Model Bureaucratic Politics in the Perception of Public Officials (A Study at the Bima City Government) have interrelated and mutually supportive relationships both in formulating, implement and evaluate policies both political and administration towards the implementation of the public bureaucracy in the Bima City Government. Perception public officials concerning political intervention in carrying out activities bureaucracy are reflected in the process of development, administration, and technique as well as transfer and high employee rotation, institutional restructuring of the Bima City government bureaucracy as well The formulation of the Kota Bima Regional Financial Budgeting always occurs for political intervention interests of both public officials and career officials in running the wheel the government in the city of Bima.</p> 2020-11-23T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of social sciences and humanities