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ERIC Number: ED421444
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Pages: 245
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Indonesia: Past and Present.
Schelander, Bjorn
This book provides an overview of Indonesia's history and culture. The book begins with prehistoric times and continues through nationhood. Each chapter provides background information along with student activities and project suggestions. Chapters include: (1) "Introduction to the Lands and Peoples of Indonesia"; (2) "Early Indonesian Societies"; (3) "The Development of the Spice Trade and the Coming of Islam"; (4) "The Age of Mataram and the Voc"; (5) "Dutch Colonization and the Growth of Nationalism: 1800-1940"; and (6) "The Road to Independence." The volume concludes with an answer key to chapter exercises and a 50-item bibliography. (EH)
Center for Southeast Asian Studies, School of Hawaiian, Asian and Pacific Studies, 1890 East-West Road, Moore 416, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Manoa. School of Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific Studies.
Identifiers - Location: Indonesia