• Rahmat Gunawan Universitas Sebelas Maret Solo
  • Suyitno Suyitno Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Slamet Supriyadi Universitas Sebelas Maret



This study aims to describe the values of religious character breeding in novel Rantau 1 Muara by Ahmad Fuadi. Novel Rantau 1 Muara is a novel that clearly tells of a value of struggle, persistence, obedience to God and a view of life that intends to achieve success with an incantation man saara ala darbi washala, who walks on His way will reach the goal. The method that is used in this research is qualitative descriptive method. The data resource in this study is  novelRantau 1 Muaraby Ahmad Fuadi in 2013 with a total of 395 pages. The data in this research has the story units in dialogs, paragraphs, and tables that show the value of religious character breeding. The data collection techniques are done by using note taking techniques, and literature study. The steps are taken in analyzing the novel are by interpreting based on existing theories, then described according to the research objectives. The results of data analysis,  there are 17 frequencies which are divided in, they are the religious existence of human relations to God such as worshiping, greeting, praying, giving thanks and asking forgiveness. The religious existences among human and human  are asking for protection, worshiping parents, intimacy, and praying for others. Furthermore, the religious existence of human with nature is praising the beauty of nature.Whereas the value of the character education of the homeland is 3 frequencies, including the manifestation of the value of patriotism in relation to one's self, namely a sense of nationalism and a sense of tolerance between religious communities.



Download data is not yet available.


Creswel, J. W. (2010). Research design: pendekatan kualitatif, kuantitatif, dan mixed. Yogyakarta: PT Pustaka Pelajar.
Fuadi, A. (2013). Rantau 1 Muara. Jakarta : Gramedia Pustaka Utama Gramedia Widiasarana Indonesia.
Healea, C. (2006). Character education with resident assistant: A model fordevelopment character on college campus. The Journal of Education, 186(1), 65–77.
Kemendiknas. (2010). Pengembangan Pendidikan Budaya dan Karakter Bangsa. Jakarta: Badan Penelitian dan Pengembangan Kurikulum.
Kemendiknas. (2010). Pengembangan Pendidikan Budaya dan Karakter Bangsa. Jakarta.
Kokom Komalasari & Didin Saripudin, (2018) The Influence of Living Values Education-Based Civic Education Textbook on Student’s Character Formation, International Journal of Instruction.Vol.11, No.1 395-410.
Lickona, T. (1991). Educating for character. New York, NY: Bantam Books.
Lickona, T. (1993). The return of character education. Educational Leadership, 51(3), 6-11.
Lickona, T. (2016). Educating for character. Mendidik untuk Membentuk Karakter.Terj. JumaWadu Wamaungu. Jakarta. Bumi Aksara.
Lickona, T., Schaps, E., & Lewis, C. (2002). Eleven principles of effective character education.
Lickona, T., Schaps, E., & Lewis, C. (2003). CEP’s Eleven Principles of Effective Character Education. Washington, DC: Character Education Partnership.
Peterson, C., & Seligman, M. E. P. (2004). Character strengths and virtues a handbook and classification. Washington, D. C.: APA Press and Oxford University Press.
Revell, L., & Arthur, J. (2007). Character education in schools and the education of teachers. Journal of Moral Education, 36(1), 79-92.
Sarros, JC. et al. (2006). Leadership and Character. Leadership and Organization Development Journal, Vol.27 (8) pp. 682-699.
Schaps, E., and Lewis,C. (1999). Perils on an essential journey: Building school community. Phi Delta Kappan, 81(3), 215-218.
Sugiyono. (2014). Metode Penelitian Pendidikan Pendekatan Kuantitatif, Kualitatif, dan R&D. Bandung: Alfabeta.
Sunarti, Euis. (2005). Menggali Kekuatan Cerita. Jakarta: PT Elek Media Komputindo.
Tillman, D. (2004). Living values: Avtivities for children ages 8-14. Jakarta: PT Gramedia Widiasarana Indonesia.
Wibowo, Agus. (2012). Pendidikan Karakter.Yogyakarta:Pustaka Pelajar.
How to Cite
GUNAWAN, Rahmat; SUYITNO, Suyitno; SUPRIYADI, Slamet. NILAI PENDIDIKAN KARAKTER RELIGIUS DAN CINTA TANAH AIR NOVEL RANTAU 1 MUARA KARYA AHMAD FUADI. Akademika : Jurnal Pemikiran Islam, [S.l.], v. 23, n. 2, p. 339-366, nov. 2018. ISSN 2356-2420. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 30 nov. 2022.