The Making of Middle Indonesia
Middle Classes in Kupang town, 1930s-1980s
van Klinken, Gerry
What holds Indonesia together? In The Making of Middle Indonesia, Gerry van Klinken develops an innovative historical explanation that looks beyond national elites to middle classes in provincial towns. Readership: The book should be of interest to students of Asian history, in particular those reading about state formation, democratization, political integration and urbanization (political geography, urban anthropology, historical sociology).
Publication date and place2014
SeriesPower and Place in Southeast Asia,