THE POTENCY OF SOCIAL CAPITAL AND THE ROLE OF SOCIAL CULTURE (INSTITUTIONAL MECHANISM) IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF BEEF FARMING
M. Munandar Sulaeman
The aim of the research is to assess the potential of social capital and socio-cultural mechanisms (institutional) in the development of beef farming system, using Case Study Methods with a qualitative approach. Informants were determined purposively (base on information target). Data collected by in-depth interviews while data analysis was done on textual and contextual analysis with the organization, categorization and data reduction and in-depth understanding (verstehen). The results showed that: Social capital as a driver or the strength of spirit to the socio-cultural mechanisms (institutional) in form of Lembaga Kesejahteraan Kampung (LKK) - (The Village Welfare Institute). The roles of LKK are the joint business group and saving and loans of financial institution. Increase revenue to keep the four had of cattle Rp. 1.000.000. per month.
Key words: institutional, social and cultural mechanisms, social capital, welfare