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 7

Publication Date: April 1969

Editorial Note, Indonesia, volume 7, (April 1969)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, volume 7, (April 1969)

Preliminary Note on Tjandi Sambisari: A Recently Discovered Temple in Central Java

Sri Kusumobroto; 1-4

History and Social Structure in the Study of Contemporary Indonesia

David Levine; 5-19

Erskine Murray's Fatal Adventure in Borneo, 1843 -- 44

B. R. Pearn; 21-32

Implications of Indonesia's New Foreign Investment Policy for Economic Development

Hong Lan Oei; 33-66

The Thorny Rose: The Avoidance of Passion in Modern Indonesian Literature

Harry Aveling; 67-76

A Nineteenth-Century Siamese Account of Bali: With Introduction and Notes

Elizabeth Graves and Charnvit Kaset-siri; 77-122

The Socio-Cultural Environment and Mental Disturbance: Three Minangkabau Case Histories

Istutiah Gunawan Mitchell; 123-138

Village Government in the Central Moluccas

Frank L. Cooley; 139-164

Wordlist of Javanese Non-Ngoko Vocabularies

Soepomo Poedjosoedarmo; 165-190

In Memoriam: R. M Sartono

Daniel S. Lev; 191-193

Current Data on the Indonesian Army Elite

The Editors; 195-201

Contributors, Indonesia, volume 7, (April 1969)