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 45

Publication Date: April 1988

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 45, (April 1988)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 45, (April 1988)

State, Society and Political Conflict in Bali, 1945 -- 1946

Geoffrey B. Robinson; 1-48

The Batavian Eastern Railway Co. and the Making of a New "Daerah" as Reflected in a Commemorative Syair Written by Tan Teng Kie (1890)

Claudine Salmon; 49-62

Me and Toba: A Childhood World in a Batak Memoir

Susan Rodgers; 63-84

Sky Calendars of the Indo-Malay Archipelago: Regional Diversity/Local Knowledge

Gene Ammarell; 85-104

Kota Harmoni

Idrus; 105-108

Indonesa: The Rise of Capital: A Review Essay

Jeffrey A. Winters; 109-128

Review of Southeast Asia in the 9th to the 14th Centuries

Stanley J. O'Connor; 129-134

In Memoriam: Akira Nagazumi, 1929 -- 1987

Tatsuro Yamamoto; 135-136

Current Data on the Indonesian Military Elite

Ben Anderson; 137-162

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 45, (April 1988)