1st Edition

Leadership on Java
Gentle Hints, Authoritarian Rule

ISBN 9780700702954
Published January 17, 1995 by Routledge
206 Pages

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Book Description

This text examines how leaders on Java rise to power, stay in power and pass their power on. Most of these essays deal with rural power but a few address more general issues of leadership.


'one finds the description to be fascinating and pitched at an unusual level - not the national arena, but in the setting of the village. straightforward information, rich vignettes, and illustrative cas studies involving rural leadership formation under the New Order a good baseline for investigations of village officials in the post-New Order' - William Case, Asian Studies Review