2012 : PHYSICAL MANIFESTATION OF SOCIAL SPACE INFLUENCED BY" PENDHALUNGAN" COMMUNITY IN JEMBER TOWN.
Prof. Ir. Endang Titi Sunarti BD M.Arch., Ph.D
This paper discusses the physical manifestations of social space of Javanese and Madurese Pendhalungan community. The research applied descriptive qualitative approach. The analysis used synchronic reading and walkthrough analysis associated with phenomenon of their kinship. This was performed to identify the social relations of Pendhalungan community with the closest neighborhood as well as to explore social connections from one space to another. The results of this study showed that the settlement developed organically and the orientation was formed irregularlity in accordance with the kinship groups as affected by the existence of high level of kinship. The orientation helped to achieve the more coherent and socially sustainable. The power of the social structure dominantly influenced the formation of spatial downtown of Jember.