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  • Ethnic Chinese in Contemporary Indonesiaby Leo Suryadinata

    Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) 2008; US$ 59.90

    The Chinese in Indonesia have played an important role in Indonesian society before and after the fall of Soeharto. This book provides comprehensive and up-to-date information by examining them in detail during that era with special reference to the post-Soeharto period. The contributors to this volume consist of both older- and younger-generation... more...

  • Webs of Powerby Evelyn Blackwood

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2000; US$ 41.99

    Webs of Power offers a fresh perspective on women in Southeast Asia. Although the book focuses on one village, it provides vital insights into the gendered processes of post-coloniality. By exploring the contestations and accommodations being made in rural villages by both men and women, Webs of Power reveals the processes at the heart of globalization... more...

  • Calling Back the Spiritby R. Anderson Sutton

    Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 71.99

    Calling Back the Spirit' describes how, in the face of Indonesian and foreign cultural pressures, the Makassarese people of South Sulawesi defend their local spirit through music and dance. The book examines the ways performers seek to empower local music and dance in a changing environment. more...

  • Hadrami Arabs in Present-day Indonesiaby Frode F. Jacobsen

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 168.00

    This book focuses on social and cultural trends in present-day Hadrami Arab societies in Eastern and Central Indonesia, and the history of the Hadrami Arab people, which demonstrates an early form of globalization. more...

  • The Cultural Relations of Classificationby Roy Ellen

    Cambridge University Press 1993; US$ 62.00

    This is an innovative study, which takes our understanding beyond the taxonomic abstraction characteristic of earlier work in the field. more...

  • Minangkabau Social Formationsby Joel S. Kahn

    Cambridge University Press 1980; US$ 46.00

    An anthropological investigation of the nature of an underdeveloped peasant economy in Indonesia. more...

  • Language, Identity, and Marginality in Indonesiaby Joel C. Kuipers

    Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 43.00

    A study of the effects of the spread of Indonesian on local ritual speech on Sumba island. more...

  • Chinese Indonesians Reassessedby Siew-Min Sai; Chang-Yau Hoon

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 145.00

    The book shows how the Chinese minority is much more diverse, and the picture much richer and more complicated, than previous studies have allowed. Subjects covered include the historical development of Chinese communities in peripheral areas of Indonesia, the religious practices of Chinese Indonesians, which are by no means confined to "Chinese"... more...

  • Nage Birds:Ethnozoological Claby Gregory Forth

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 151.00

    This unusual and richly-illustrated book is the story of the relationship between the Nage people of eastern Indonesia and the birds alongside which they co-exist. Based on fieldwork carried out over a period of some fifteen years, it aims for a total view of how a human community interacts with another zoological class, giving birds a chosen place... more...

  • The Orang Suku Laut of Riau, Indonesiaby Cynthia Chou

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 49.95

    Cynthia Chou focuses upon the predicaments of the Orang Suku Laut or 'tribe of sea people', an indigenous people of Indonesia, in view of the challenges imposed upon them by the emergence of new borders on their maritime world. more...

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