Leadership on Java: Gentle Hints, Authoritarian Rule, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Leadership on Java

Gentle Hints, Authoritarian Rule, 1st Edition

Edited by Hans Antlov, Sven Cederroth


206 pages

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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

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General