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 42

Publication Date: October 1986

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 42, (October 1986)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 42, (October 1986)

Restudying Some Chinese Writings on Sriwijaya

O. W. Wolters; 1-41

Monetary Developments in Java between the Ninth and Sixteenth Centuries: A Numismatic Perspective

Robert S. Wicks; 43-77

Ruler and Realm: The Division of Airlangga's Kingdom in the Fourteenth Century

Max Nihom; 79-100

Bas Veth: A Colonial Muckraker

E. M. Beekman; 101-112

The Indonesian Revolution: A Review

Heather Sutherland; 113-118

A Socialist in the Indies: Review of "Aroen" Jan Stam, Rebel in Indonesië en Nederland by Joop Morrien

Michael C. Williams; 119-120

Review of Capitalism and Confrontation in Sumatra's Plantation Belt, 1870 -- 1979 by Ann Laura Stoler

R. William Liddle; 121-124

Response to William Liddle's Review of Capitalism and Confrontation

Ann L. Stoler; 125-128

The United Nations and East Timor

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 42, (October 1986)