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Far Eastern Quarterly (1949) 8 (4): 489–491.
Published: 01 August 1949
...Jan O. M. Broek Adat law in Indonesia . By B. Ter Haar . Translated from the Dutch. Edited with an introduction by E. Adamson Hoebel and A. Arthur Schiller . New York : International Secretariat, Institute of Pacific Relations , 1948 . xiv, 255 p. $4.00. Cultural institutions...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (3): 1023–1025.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Martin Ramstedt Adat and Dinas: Balinese Communities in the Indonesian State . By Carol Warren . Kuala Lumpur : Oxford University Press , 1993 , xxvii, 385 pp. $55.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1994 1994 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 1023 but to adopt...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 905–906.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Peter R. Goethals A Source Book of Adat, Chinese Law and the History of Common Law in the Malayan Peninsula . Edited by M. B. Hooker . Singapore : University of Singapore, Malaya Law Review , 1967 . xli , 211 pp. Index, n.p. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 673–674.
Published: 01 May 1980
...Chandra Jayawardena Adat Law in Modern Indonesia . By M. B. Hooker . Kuala Lumpur : Oxford University Press , 1978 . viii, 181 pp. Bibliography, Index. $28.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1980 1980 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 673 set of ideas. Wilson's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (3): 674–676.
Published: 01 May 1985
...Mason C. Hoadley Van Vollenhoven on Indonesian Adat Law: Selections from Het Adatrecht van Nederlandsch-Indië . 2 volumes. Vol. 1: 1918. Vol. 2: 1931. Edited by J. F. Holleman . The Hague : Martinus Nijhoff (Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde Translation Series, 20...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1985) 44 (4): 765–778.
Published: 01 August 1985
... political implications. The article deals with a short sequence of adat dance staged for anthropological research purposes. ( Adat , once translated as customary law, roughly means Angkola ceremonial life, kinship norms, and political thought; adat is eminently flexible, redefined by each Batak generation...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 32 (1): 208–210.
Published: 01 November 1972
...Robert McKinley Readings in Malay Adat Laws . Edited by M. B. Hooker . Singapore , Singapore University Press , 1971 . xxii 478 pp. Glossaries, Bibliography of Adat Cases, Index. $45.00 (Singapore). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1972 1972 208 Actually...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 125–149.
Published: 01 February 2001
... that the received models of Minangkabau social life are suspect, including the “idealised categories of nagari [village], adat [customs], matrilineal kinship, lineage property rights, and the autonomy of village communities governed by panghulu [titled men, Minangkabau spelling]” (Young 1994, 12). Anthropologists...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (3): 785–786.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Heather Strange Women and Culture: Between Malay Adat and Islam . By Wazir Jahan Karim . Boulder : Westview Press , 1992 . xv, 255 pp. $34.95. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 BOOK REVIEWS SOUTHEAST ASIA 785 side, a group of so-called "nationalist...
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Published: 01 November 2009
Figure 1. A traditional ceremonial house (Indonesian, rumah adat ; Modole, o halu ) from the Modole village of Toguis in western Kao, Halmahera, August 1994. (Photo by Christopher R. Duncan). More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1077–1104.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Figure 1. A traditional ceremonial house (Indonesian, rumah adat ; Modole, o halu ) from the Modole village of Toguis in western Kao, Halmahera, August 1994. (Photo by Christopher R. Duncan). ...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 670–673.
Published: 01 May 1980
... SOUTHEAST ASIA 673 set of ideas. Wilson's example should urge care upon, though by no means discourage, those who, it is to be hoped, will follow in her steps. WILLIAM H. FREDERICK Ohio University Adat Law in Modern Indonesia. By M. B. HOOKER. Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press, 1978. viii, 181 pp...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1942) 2 (1): 31–47.
Published: 01 November 1942
... of plural economy ( 1939 ) ; Boeke , The structure of Netherlands Indian economy ( 1942 ). 3 Indies Government Act, art. 163. (Engelbrecht, p. 67); cf. Carpentier Alting, op. cit ., pp. 94 ff. 4 Indies Government Act, art. 131, paragraph 2a. 5 The basic studies on adat...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 436–438.
Published: 01 February 1986
... independent court system. Although the smooth functioning of the British side of the legal system was frustrated by the extremely small number of Europeans in the settlement, at least on paper that for the Malay population was established through the "Adat Reforms" of 1779 (pp. 92ff The third section covering...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (1): 63–95.
Published: 01 February 2007
... broader frame of reference is evidenced by the use of the term “indigenous people” ( masyarakat adat ). In interviews that I conducted with members of organizations in East Kalimantan, I found that younger individuals with broader activist experiences use the phrase indigenous people much more...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 32 (1): 210–212.
Published: 01 November 1972
... from Johore translated by Logan (1855). These examples appear to confirm Wilkinson's characterization of the written adat temenggong as being autocratic. Law 52 in the Perak digest espouses a rather grand theory of fines. It declares that God created gold so that by paying fines to the king men might...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 431–432.
Published: 01 May 1988
... of animistic traditions may be attributed to the state policy that all people must have an agama (religion). Unfortunately the Islamic view of what constitutes religion is not examined. First, adat, which is held in contrast to agama, is an Arabic term meaning customary law. The tension between adat...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (3): 674–676.
Published: 01 May 1980
... and the Dutch created adat as a way of seizing decisive control over the channels directing rural behavior. Moreover, modern Indonesia is also saddled with the consequences of Dutch attempts to wrest control of the population from their rivals, the ulama, by counterposing the adat and the shari'a. Hooker...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 February 2001
... codifying customary 3 4 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES practice {adat) written by elite urban men beginning in the early twentieth century, she problematizes adat as a source of knowledge about Minangkabau culture and identity and shows ways in which the roles of women appear muted in these texts. She shows...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 602.
Published: 01 May 1978
... is comfortable with anthropology makes few concessions to any appetite for social, cultural, political, or economic background, sources, and relationships. His earlier study Adat Laws in Modern Malaysia (Oxford, 1972) is much more The Personal Laws of Malaysia: An Introduction. BY M. B. HOOKER. Kuala Lumpur...