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 21

Publication Date: April 1976

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 21, (April 1976)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 21, (April 1976)

The Military Aspects of the Madiun Affair

David Charles Anderson; 1-63

The Inderapura Sultanate: The Foundations of Its Rise and Decline, from the Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries

J. Kathirithamby-Wells; 65-84

Some Aspects of Iban-Maloh Contact in West Kalimantan

Victor T. King; 85-114

Rural Unrest in Sumatra, 1942: A Japanese Report

Anthony Reid and Shiraishi Saya; 115-133

Origins of the Indonesian Advocacy

Daniel S. Lev; 135-170

A New Indonesian Textbook from Australia

Mathew L. Charles; 171-174

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 21, (April 1976)