Indonesia is a semi-annual journal devoted to the timely study of Indonesia's culture, history, government, economy, and society. It features original scholarly articles, interviews, translations, and book reviews. Published since April 1966, the journal provides area scholars and interested readers with contemporary analyses of Indonesia and an extensive archive of research pertaining to the nation and region. The journal is published by Cornell University's Southeast Asia Program.

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Volume 57

Publication Date: April 1994

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 57, (April 1994)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 57, (April 1994)

Introduction to Indonesia, No. 57, a Selection of Articles from Archipel

Denys Lombard; 1-4

The Beamwork Illustrated at Prambanan

Jacques Dumarçay; 5-14

The Political Iconology of the Indonesian Postage Stamp (1950-1970_

Jacques Leclerc; 15-48

Ki Ageng Suryomentaraman, Javanese Prince and Philosopher (1892-1962)

Marcel Bonneff; 49-70

State, City, Commerce: The Case of Bima

Henri Chambert-Loir; 71-88

Banten in 1678

Claude Guillot; 89-114

Islam and Chineseness

Denys Lombard and Claudine Salmon; 115-132

Religion, Tradition, and the Dynamics of Islamization in South Sulawesi

Christian Pelras; 133-154

Collective Memory and Nomadism: Ethno-Historical Investigations in Borneo

Bernard Sellato; 155-174

The Second Life of Bung Karno: Analysis of the Myth (1978-1981)

Pierre Labrousse; 175-196

The New Order and Islam, or the Imbroglio of Faith and Politics

François Raillon; 197-217