Culture and politics in Indonesia

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Published by Equinox Pub. in Jakarta .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Political sociology,
  • Indonesia -- Politics and government,
  • Indonesia -- Civilization

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Statement[edited by] Claire Holt.
ContributionsHolt, Claire.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS625 .C75 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 348 p. :
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18686716M
ISBN 109789793780573
LC Control Number2007447210
OCLC/WorldCa234233964

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