Jurnal Ilmiah Mahasiswa STKIP PGRI Sumbar
|Nama / NPM||Rahayu Putri Utami / 14070208|
|Program Studi||Pendidikan Sosiologi|
|Pembimbing I||Drs. Nilda Elfemi|
Same-sex sexual orientation that is basically a gay homosexual community interact with using symbols which are used by gay in communicating. The symbol used by gays are the result of interactions or made to such an extent adjust to their social environment situations. Related to this, this research aims to know the meaning of the symbol and the symbol of the gay community as identity in the city of Padang. The approach used in this research is descriptive research is qualitative, techniques used for data collection in the interview, observation, and study the documentation. In addition to the selection of informants is sampling which aims, which consisted of informants who joined in the gay community, the researchers chose the gay community as a peneitian object. The results of this research is to know the shape of the symbol that is used as the image of the gay Group's identity with your fellow man involves eenam thing, namely the first glance, the identity symbol in the gay community are both spoiled nature, symbols identity between the gay community and the third, namely Fragrant perfume is more striking than in women. The symbol of the fourth way. The fifth symbol i.e. how to dress. The sixth language of the gay community in interacting. While the gay community interpreting symbols such as the identity of who they are, and hide their identities to the general public in order not to know the young by the surrounding environment.
Symbol, Identity, Community, GayLogin terlebih dahulu.