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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (2): 366–367.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Gillian Hart The Indonesian Economy During the Soeharto Era . Edited by Anne Booth and Peter McCawley . Kuala Lumpur : Oxford University Press (East Asian Social Science Monographs), 1981 . xxvi, 329 pp. Tables, Figures, Maps, Notes, Abbreviations and Glossary, Notes on Contributors...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (2): 494–496.
Published: 01 May 1993
...Thomas R. Leinbach The Oil Boom and After: Indonesian Economic Policy and Performance in the Soeharto Era . Edited by Anne Booth . Singapore : Oxford University Press , 1992 . xxvi, 448 pp. $60.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1993 1993 494 THE JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2022) 81 (3): 623–624.
Published: 01 August 2022
... the personal details of Soeharto life and the broad sweep of developments in Indonesian politics, society, and culture. This is, certainly, a long book. But it is a masterful study that deserves to be read by any and all readers with an interest in Soeharto and the bittersweet project of Indonesian nationhood...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (2): 667–674.
Published: 01 May 2008
... The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2008 2008 Few things have shaken perceptions of Indonesia as much as the violence that raged in the country in the five years following the resignation of President Muhammad Soeharto in May 1998. Of course, violence is not new to this continent-sized country...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 389–420.
Published: 01 May 2007
... and Democratization in Indonesia . Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press . Hefner Robert W. 2005 . “Muslim Democrats and Islamist Violence in Post-Soeharto Indonesia.” In Remaking Muslim Politics: Pluralism, Contestation, Democratization , ed. Hefner Robert W 273 – 301 . Princeton, N.J...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1998) 57 (3): 693–713.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Kenneth M. George Abstract On october 15, 1991, Haji Muhammad Soeharto, President of Indonesia, became the first official calligrapher for the Al-Qur'an Mushaf Istiqlal —The National Independence Illuminated Qur'an—by inking in the initial letter of the Basmallah in the opening sura ( Al-Fatihah...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (3): 650–652.
Published: 01 May 1986
... serving and opposing President Soeharto's government, an accomplishment unequaled in previous academic works. Civilian interviews are not nearly so extensive nor so frequently attributed. Jenkins lists as his major aims portraying what he sees, in hindsight, as a basically weak challenge in the 1975-1982...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (1): 271–272.
Published: 01 February 1999
... in 1945 by former president Sukarno, the five principles were given a more systematic gloss under the New Order. Soeharto turned their gently humanist cadences into blunt instruments of ideological control and then deployed them against his regime's three archenemies: communism, Islamism, and liberal...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1986) 45 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 February 1986
.... $9 (paper). Across a broad spectrum from liberal to radical, writers on Indonesian politics since the dawn of President Soeharto's New Order have made a common assumption: authoritarian repression will produce popular opposition. David Bourchier's version of this assumption has led him to become...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 554–556.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... $90.00 (cloth). The military has long loomed large in Indonesian politics, and its actions have rarely attracted greater attention than during the months prior to and after the resignation of President Soeharto in May 1998. Why did the military command desert the long-serving ruler? What role did...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 February 1991
... not a political party? When it is Golkar: Golongan Karya, or Functional Groups, the national election-winning organization through which, for a quarter of a century, General Soeharto, the armed forces, and their civilian partners in Indonesia's not-so-New Order have kept the country's national and regional...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 888–890.
Published: 01 August 1999
... invaluable services for students of contemporary Indonesian politics. They have collected a wide range of key articles, speeches, and statements by politically engaged Indonesians on a centrally important topic, the politics of economic development during the Soeharto "New Order" period. And they have given...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (2): 774–776.
Published: 01 May 2002
... factors extrinsic to Islam, such as the machinations of former President Soeharto, the military, and various political organizations served to hinder the successful development of a durable Islamic civil society in Indonesia. Although some modernist Indonesian Muslim organizations and leaders have worked...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (1): 266–267.
Published: 01 February 1997
... Democratic Party, Golkar, and activists from various nongovernmental organizations. President Soeharto's "appropriation" of Pancasila is covered as well, mostly in a first chapter entitled "Origins of Discourse: Politics and Ideology Since 1945." The material in these chapters is derived mainly from...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 276–277.
Published: 01 February 1994
... the baseline by reviewing the events of 1965 and the transfer of power from Sukarno to Soeharto. He draws on some of the major secondary sources to provide a succinct and engaging, but necessarily simplified, account, which is spiced with comparisons. For example, amid the chaos of 1965, the economic...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (1): 281–282.
Published: 01 February 1994
... President Soeharto, is the similarity in expectations about the 1990s held by insiders and outsiders. Mulya Lubis points to the growing strength of the human rights movement both internationally and domestically. He is hopeful, as are several other authors, about the political implications of the expanding...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 355–365.
Published: 01 February 1972
...,” Pacific Affairs , Spring-Summer 1966; Lucien Rey, “Dossier of the Indonesian Drama,” New Left Review , March/April 1966. 17 See Pauker Guy J. , “ Indonesia: The Age of Reason? ,” Asian Survey , February 1968 , p. 135 . 18 See Feith Herbert , “Soeharto's Search...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 1199–1200.
Published: 01 November 1999
... of former President Soeharto's New Order state (1965-98) were ubiquitous and often inescapable. The central government's Ministry of Education and Culture, its national television stations, and the obligatory public schools all purveyed images of the state as munificent, "forwardthinking," rational...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (2): 588–590.
Published: 01 May 2007
... of the president of the world's most powerful nation. (p. 28) And this rendition does not even include Mangunwijaya's four explanatory footnotes. Durga/Umayi is about history telling at a time when few of Mangunwijaya's fellow citizens spoke of the thousands of deaths that occurred in 1965, when Soeharto...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (3): 890–892.
Published: 01 August 1999
... Amir M. S., are in fact from the 1970s, while the remaining three are from the 1980s. As a package, however, they represent well the range of views of Sino-Indonesian business, indigenous business, and the anti-Soeharto opposition across the whole of the period. The final section focuses...