The Enforcement Of Legal Culture In Public Service State University Of Makassar

Muhammad Akbal(1*), Firman Umar(2),

(1) Lecturer in Civic Education Program, Faculty of Social Sciences, State University of Makassar
(2) Lecturer in Civic Education Program, Faculty of Social Sciences, State University of Makassar
(*) Corresponding Author


Awareness of government officials in understanding and implementing the values and norms of the applicable law is part of the legal culture and become one decisive factor in improving the quality of public services. This is the background that there should be efforts to strengthen the legal culture in the public service, especially in Sub Rappocini Makassar. But the problem is how to build legal culture that is relevant among government officials, so it can support the creation of good public services and quality in accordance with the demands and expectations of society. This study is normative and empirical research in the field of constitutional law, the study includes the provision or legislation and its application in the field of concrete. This study examines how the cultural role of law and its implementation in order to improve the quality of public services by the District government officials Rappocini Makassar. The data obtained in the field will be analyzed qualitatively, to interpret, describe, describe, and systematically arranged according to the research objectives. The results showed that conceptually public service is a manifestation of the state apparatus functions as civil servants or public servants and not as masters of the country or public authorities. The values embraced by the public as part of the legal culture plays a role as a moral guide in the public service. Implementation of public services in the district Rappocini realized by providing various types of services, especially related to of licenses such as IMB, SITU, family card, or identity card. Disclosure of information in providing services is very important because it can affect the smooth service and time efficiency as well as useful to avoid miscommunication.


Legal Culture, Public Servant, Rappocini, Makassar

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