Socio-Ecological Resilience and Social System in Candirejo Village, Magelang

A Case Study on Sustainable Tourism Development


  • Candra Yudha Satriya Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  • Hermin Indah Wahyuni Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
  • Endang Sulastri Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia



CBT, Social system, Sustainable development, resilience, luhmann


One of the serious problems faced by the Magelang District in developing villages that have been transformed into rural tourism as an effort to alleviate poverty, is the socio-ecological crisis that threatens the goal of sustainable development. The dilemma of complex rural ecosystems is due to changes in the socio-ecological dimensions resulting from the interaction of material and energy exchanges between humans and their environment. Exploitation of nature in the name of tourism has become one of the short-term solutions for farming communities. As a result, problems such as natural damage to social conflicts occur in the village. This research aims to analyze the causes of the socio-ecological crisis and explore the Social system in Candirejo Village. Magelang Regency. The Social System seen from the perspective of constructivism will be measured and analyzed using three aspects of cybernetic reflection (Luhmann). The method used is case study qualitative research and data is collected through in-depth interviews, FGDs, and observations. The results show that socio-ecological improvements also impact agents of change, extend the tourism season, increase community participation, align the visitor experience with Borobudur's image, and increase equitable access to tourism revenue opportunities, all of which strengthen the socio-ecological field.


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Satriya, C. Y., Wahyuni, H. I., & Sulastri, E. (2023). Socio-Ecological Resilience and Social System in Candirejo Village, Magelang: A Case Study on Sustainable Tourism Development . Journal of Resilient Economies (ISSN: 2653-1917), 3(2).