The Making of Middle Indonesia: Middle Classes in Kupang Town, 1930s-1980s (Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Taal-, Land) by Gerry Klinken
English | Jan. 30, 2014 | ISBN: 9004265082 | 318 Pages | PDF | 7 MB
What holds Indonesia together? 'A strong leader' is the answer most often given. This book looks instead at a middle level of society. Middle classes in provincial towns around the vast archipelago mediate between the state and society and help to constitute state power.