Efforts in Combating Corruption in Indonesia: A Sociology of Perspective

Azhar, Azhar (2007) Efforts in Combating Corruption in Indonesia: A Sociology of Perspective. ISTECS JUORNAL, 7 (1). pp. 1-25. ISSN 1345-8981

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    Corruption has become a national disaster for the people of Indonesia during the last several decades. It pervades daily life. Efforts to combat corruption are not simple. This paper begins with a general overview of corruption in Indonesia. The second part, presents a more detailed look at the current state of corruption. Third, examine the present governing institutions such as the courts, police, political parties, and legislative bodies. The findings show that these institutions have been of very little use in combating corruption. Finally, we will focus on efforts to combat corruption from sociology of law perspective. Any efforts to combat corruption should encourage deep structural and cultural change, as well as address symptomatic problems. Greater media freedom and an increase in civil servant’s wages should be made in order to eradicate corruption.

    Item Type: Article
    Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
    Divisions: Faculty of Social and Political Sciences > Department of International Relations
    Depositing User: Dr Azhar Sulaiman
    Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2018 12:25
    Last Modified: 04 Apr 2018 12:25
    URI: http://eprints.unsri.ac.id/id/eprint/7848

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