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social history of an Indonesian town.

Clifford Geertz

social history of an Indonesian town.

by Clifford Geertz

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Published by M.I.T. Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Clifford Geertz (Author) ISBN Cited by: “Modjokuto” is a small Indonesian town.

Founded in the mid-nineteenth century, it has experienced an unusual number of crises, all stemming from outside sources, from the heyday of Dutch colonialism in the early twentieth century to the struggle for independence and readjustment to a rapidly changing sor Geertz has made a sensitive sociological study of this Southeast Asian.

Genre/Form: Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Geertz, Clifford. Social history of an Indonesian town. Cambridge, Mass.: M.I.T. Press, © Genre/Form: Case studies Cas, Études de: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Geertz, Clifford.

Social history of an Indonesian town. Westport, Conn. Get this from a library. The social history of an Indonesian town. [Clifford Geertz; Massachusetts Institute of Technology.]. The social history of an Indonesian town. [Clifford Geertz] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The social history of an Indonesian town by Geertz, Clifford. Publication date Topics Indonesia -- Social conditions -- Case studies, Mojokerto (Indonesia Pages: Books and works related to History of Indonesia from Pre-historic time to Modern era Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

The history of Indonesia has been shaped by its geographic position, its natural resources, a series of human migrations and contacts, wars and conquests, as well as by trade, economics and sia is an archipelagic country of 17, to 18, islands (8, named and permanently inhabited) stretching along the equator in South East Asia.

In The Rainbow Troops, Indonesian author Andrea Hirata recalls his childhood on the island of Belitong, off the coast of Sumatra, narrative neatly captures some undeniable social facts of Indonesia: poverty, social injustice and the reality (and rarity) of education in remote villages like his.

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Sultans, Spices, and Tsunamis: The Incredible Story of the World's Largest Archipelago Indonesia is by far the largest nation in Southeast Asia and has the fourth largest population in the world after the United States. Indonesian history and culture are especially relevant today as the Island nation is an emerging power in the region with a dynamic new leader/5(66).

History Indonesia PAGES 13/2/03 AM Page ii. A SHORT HISTORY OF INDONESIA T and social. I am no exception. omissions in this book rests with me alone. A Short History of Indonesia x History Indonesia PAGES 13/2/03 AM Page x.

S t r a i t o f M e l a k a S u n d a S t r a i t M a k a s s a r S t r a i t JAVA A SULAWESI KALIMANTAN. Utrecht, E. () ‘Some Remarks on Class Struggle and Political Parties in Indonesia’, in Indonesia's New Order, Association for Radical East Asian Studies and the British Indonesia Committee.

Wertheim, W. () Indonesian Society in Transition: A Study of Social Change. This succinct work of history charts the growth of Indonesia, a remarkable nation of more than 6, inhabited islands. With lucid originality, the text incorporates more than 2 million years of history with depth and brevity—particularly focusing on Indonesia's development into a microcosm of a multi-ethnic modern world.

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Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. y aim in this book is to place Indonesians at the center of their own story. But there is no single story or history, and the principals be-come Indonesians only in the telling of Indonesian histories.

The historical context in which this book is written is the debate within Indonesia itself as to what regions and communities constitute the nation.

Indonesia - Indonesia - Government and society: The Republic of Indonesia was declared inwith a proclaimed jurisdiction over the present area from Sabang in Sumatra to Merauke in Papua, or the entire area of the former Dutch (or Netherlands) East Indies.

Although the Netherlands retained possession of a large part of this region (including Papua), a provisional capital was established. Although Indonesia has the fourth largest population in the world, its history is still relatively unknown. Adrian Vickers takes the reader on a journey across the social and political landscape of modern Indonesia, starting with the country's origins under the Dutch in the early twentieth-century, and the subsequent anti-colonial revolution which led to independence in /5(20).

Adrian Vickers's book traces the history of an island country from the colonial period through revolution and independence to the present. The book journeys through the social and cultural mores of Indonesian society, focusing on the experiences of ordinary s: 6.When the Whistle Blew a Social History of the Town of Sunshine By Prue McGoldrick