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Leadership on Java : Gentle Hints, Authoritarian Rule - Hans Antlov

Leadership on Java

Gentle Hints, Authoritarian Rule

By: Hans Antlov (Editor), Sven Cederroth (Editor)

Paperback Published: 17th January 1995
ISBN: 9780700702954
Number Of Pages: 197

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This collection of essays examines the formation of leaders on Java: how they rise to power, stay in power, and pass this on. Approaching the subject from varied academic disciplines, most of the essays deal with rural power but a few address more general issues of leadership.

Introductionp. 1
The Development and Demise of the Traditional Javanese Aristocracyp. 21
Traditional Leadership in Rural Javap. 33
The Ideology of Javanese-Indonesian Leadershipp. 57
Village Leaders and the New Orderp. 73
Pamong Desa or Raja Desa? Wealth, Status and Power of Village Officialsp. 97
Village Elections in Central Java State Control or Local Democracy?p. 119
New Order Modernization and Islam Village Officials and Religious Teachersp. 137
Can the Javanese Do Business? The Awakening of Indigenous Capitalists in Indonesiap. 163
Glossaryp. 188
List of Contributorsp. 191
Indexp. 193
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ISBN: 9780700702954
ISBN-10: 0700702954
Series: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 197
Published: 17th January 1995
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.59 x 13.34  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.31
Edition Number: 1