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 94

Publication Date: October 2012

Front Cover and Title Page, Indonesia, Volume 94 (October 2012)

Editors' Note, Indonesia, Volume 94 (October 2012)

Table of Contents, Indonesia, Volume 94 (October 2012)

The Making of the 1999 Indonesian Press Law

Janet Steele; 1-22

Housing the Margin: Perumahan Rakyat and the Future Urban Form of Jakarta

Abidin Kusno; 23-56

From Foe to Partner to Foe Again: The Strange Alliance of the Dutch Authorities and Digoel Exiles in Australia, 1943-1945

Harry A. Poeze; 57-84

"We the (Chinese) People": Revisiting the 1945 Constitutional Debate on Citizenship

Elizabeth Chandra; 85-110

Where Are They Now? The Careers of Army Officers Who Served in East Timor, 1998-99

Douglas Kammen; 111-130


Review of The End of Innocence? Indonesian Islam and the Temptations of Radicalism

Robert W. Hefner; 131-138

Review of The Independence of East Timor: Multi-Dimensional Perspectives--Occupation, Resistance, and International Political Activism

Gerry van Klinken; 139-141

Review of Laughing at Leviathan: Sovereignty and Audience in West Papua

Joseph Errington; 141-144

Review of Heirs to World Culture: Being Indonesian, 1950-1965

Suryadi ; 145-148

Contributors, Indonesia, Volume 94 (October 2012)