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 37

Publication Date: April 1984

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 37, (April 1984)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 37, (April 1984)

Changing Javanese Perceptions of the Chinese Communities in Central Java, 1755 -- 1825

Peter Carey; 1-48

Small-Town Markets and the Urban Economy of Kabupaten Minahasa

Ulrich Mai; 49-58

The Passatist: Louis Couperus's Interpretation of Dutch Colonialism

E. M. Beekman; 59-76

The Study of Malayan Latah

Robert L. Winzeler; 77-104

Those Who Speak Prokem

Henri Chambert-Loir; 105-118

Who Is the Pesindhèn? Notes on the Female Singing Tradition in Java

R. Anderson Sutton; 119-134

In Memoriam: Mohamad Roem (1908 -- 1983)

George McT. Kahin; 135-138

In Memoriam: David Penny (1930 -- 1983)

Herbert Feith; 139-143

Current Data on the Indonesian Military Elite (Continued)

The Editors; 145-169

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 37, (April 1984)