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 41

Publication Date: April 1986

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 41, (April 1986)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 41, (April 1986)

Notes on the 1982 General Election in Solo

John Pemberton; 1-22

Can the Train Ever Be Stopped Again? Developments in the Moluccan Community in the Netherlands Before and After the Hijackings

Dieter Bartels; 23-46

Conundrums about Panjandrums: On the Use of Titles in the Relations of Political Subordination in the Moluccas and Along the Papuan Coast

R. F. Ellen; 47-62

Kampung and State: The Role of Government in the Development of Urban Community in Yogyakarta

John Sullivan; 63-88

Silakan Masuk. Silakan Duduk. Reflections in a Sitting Room in Java

Saya Shiraishi; 89-130

The New Java

Idrus; 131-133

Report from East Java

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 41, (April 1986)