Conative Meanings of Covid-19 Hate Speech on Social Media in the Perspective of Substantive Arguments
Yuliana Setyaningsih 

Yuliana Setyaningsih*, Master Program of Indonesian Language Education, Sanata Dharma University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
Manuscript received on November 01 , 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on November 05, 2020. | Manuscript published on December 15, 2020. | PP: 34-41 | Volume-5 Issue-4, December 2020. | Retrieval Number: 100.1/ijmh.D1184125420 | DOI: 10.35940/ijmh.D1184.125420
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Abstract: This study aims to describe the results of the analysis of the conative meanings of Covid-19 hate speech on social media. The data of this study were excerpts from Covid-19 hate speech text on social media in March-May 2020. The data were collected by referring to the note taking technique as the basic technique. Data analysis were performed using the content analysis method. The design analysis method used was the estimated content analysis design. This design utilized all the knowledge researchers have in analyzing data about the conative meaning of Covid-19 hate speech. The results showed that Covid-19’s hate speech had the following conative meanings: (1) insulting, (2) criticizing, (3) railing, (4) provoking, (5) harrasing, (6) blasheming, (7) insinuating, and (8) defaming. The results of this study are useful for building critical awareness of the community in the face of hate speech that is constantly present through social media in the community.
Keywords: Conative meanings, hate speech, Covid-19, argument.