Indonesia Politics

Islam, Politics and Change: The Indonesian Experience after the Fall of Suharto (Debates on Islam and Society)

Islam, Politics and Change: The Indonesian Experience after the Fall of Suharto (Debates on Islam and Society) by Kees van Dijk
English | May 15, 2016 | ISBN: 9087282389 | 334 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The decades-long rule of President Suharto in Indonesia was ended by violent protests throughout the country in the spring of 1998. Following Suharto’s resignation, Indonesia successfully made the transition from an authoritarian state to a democracy, and this book explores the effects of that transformation on Islamic political organizations in Indonesia, which, for the first time in forty years, were legally allowed to campaign and promote their agenda.
UMA Politics: An Ethnography of Democratization in West Sumba, Indonesia, 1986-2006 (Verhandfelingen)

UMA Politics: An Ethnography of Democratization in West Sumba, Indonesia, 1986-2006 (Verhandfelingen) by Jacqueline A C Vel
English | Jan. 1, 2008 | ISBN: 9067183245 | 297 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Democracy cannot be implemented overnight. Democratization is an often unpredictable process. This book concentrates on that political transformation in one of Indonesia s most traditional islands, Sumba. Why does democratization create such great opportunities for local politicians with their private agenda s? Why does regional autonomy, as part of the national democratization program, promote socio-economic inequality in West Sumba? This book is written out of an intimate knowledge of Sumba s social groupings.

Rethinking Indonesia: Postcolonial Theory, Authoritarianism and Identity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Jan. 5, 2017
Rethinking Indonesia: Postcolonial Theory, Authoritarianism and Identity

Simon Philpott, "Rethinking Indonesia: Postcolonial Theory, Authoritarianism and Identity"
English | 2000 | ISBN: 0312236425 | PDF | pages: 255 | 3.7 mb

A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Dec. 26, 2016
A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia

A Muslim Archipelago: Islam and Politics in Southeast Asia by Max L. Gross
English | Feb. 14, 2008 | ISBN: 1932946195 | 296 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book is with a contemporary focus. Author, Dr. Max Gross’s purpose is to use history to explain today’s Islamic insurgencies in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines and to offer perspectives for the future.
The Politics of Shari'a Law : Islamist Activists and the State in Democratizing Indonesia

The Politics of Shari'a Law : Islamist Activists and the State in Democratizing Indonesia
by Michael Buehler
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107130220 | 285 Pages | True PDF | 2.78 MB

The Islamization of politics in Indonesia after 1998 presents an underexplored puzzle: why has there been a rise in the number of shari'a laws despite the electoral decline of Islamist parties?
Decentralization and Adat Revivalism in Indonesia: The Politics of Becoming Indigenous (repost)

Decentralization and Adat Revivalism in Indonesia: The Politics of Becoming Indigenous by Adam D. Tyson
English | 2010 | ISBN: 041578011X , 0415626684 | 224 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

Religion, Politics and Gender in Indonesia: Disputing the Muslim Body (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 20, 2016
Religion, Politics and Gender in Indonesia: Disputing the Muslim Body (repost)

Religion, Politics and Gender in Indonesia: Disputing the Muslim Body by Sonja van Wichelen
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0415497248 | 184 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Nov. 12, 2016
Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia

Michael Leifer, "Dictionary of the Modern Politics of Southeast Asia"
English | 1994 | ISBN: 0415042194 | PDF | pages: 208 | 3.2 mb

Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 9, 2016
Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North

Linda Herrera, "Being Young and Muslim: New Cultural Politics in the Global South and North"
English | ISBN: 0195369211, 0195369203 | 2010 | 450 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Political Business in East Asia (Politics in Asia)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Nov. 6, 2016
Political Business in East Asia (Politics in Asia)

Political Business in East Asia (Politics in Asia) by Edmund Gomez
English | Dec. 8, 2001 | ISBN: 0415271495, 0415271487 | 363 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The relationship between government and business has become a central issue in East Asia since the financial crisis of 1997.