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 29

Publication Date: April 1980

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 29, (April 1980)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 29, (April 1980)

Javanese Court Society and Politics in the Late Eighteenth Century: The Record of a Lady Soldier. Part I: The Religious, Social, and Economic Life of the Court

Ann Kumar; 1-46

Kinship and Marriage among the Javanese Kyai

Zamakhsyari Dhofier; 47-58

On Musso's Return

Soerjono; 59-90

Modern Indonesian Literature in Translation I

Dede Oetomo; 91-111

What "Green Desert"? The Ecology of Batak Grassland Farming

George Sherman; 113-148

In Memoriam: Christiaan Hooykaas (1900 -- 1979)

John M. Echols; 149

In Memoriam: Rex Mortimer (1926 -- 1979)

J. D. Legge; 151-154

Current Data on the Indonesian Military Elite

The Editors; 155-175

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 29, (April 1980)