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 47

Publication Date: April 1989

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 47, (April 1989)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 47, (April 1989)

Hati Yang Luka, An Indonesian Hit

Philip Yampolsky; 1-18


Pramoedya Ananta Toer; 19-24

The Influence of the United States Army on the Development of the Indonesian Army (1954 -- 1964)

Bryan Evans; 25-48

I am a Leaf in the Storm

Ibu Marni; 49-60

The Post Priok Trials: Religious Principles and Legal Issues

Peter Burns; 61-88

Different Fields, Similar Locusts: Adat Communities and the Village Law of 1979 in Indonesia

Tsuyoshi Kato; 89-114

In Memoriam: Hamengkubuwono IX, Sultan of Yogyakarta, 1912 -- 1988

Selo Soemardjan; 115-117

In Memoriam: Maria Ullfah Soebadio, 1911 -- 1988

George McT. Kahin; 119-120

Review of Structure and Style in Javanese: A Semiotic View of Linguistic Etiquette

John U. Wolff; 121-124

Review of The Real and Imagined Role of Culture in Development: Case Studies From Indonesia

Nancy Lee Peluso; 125-127

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 47, (April 1989)