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Good Times and Bad Times in Rural Java: Case Study of Socio-Economic Dynamics in Two Villages Towards the End of the Twentieth Century Jan Breman

Good Times and Bad Times in Rural Java: Case Study of Socio-Economic Dynamics in Two Villages Towards the End of the Twentieth Century

Jan Breman

Published January 1st 2002
ISBN : 9789067181877
Paperback
300 pages
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The causes of the Asian economic crisis have been the subject of fierce debates among economists, yet little is known about the impact on employment and well-being. In Indonesia, the worst affected country, the malaise turned into a political andMoreThe causes of the Asian economic crisis have been the subject of fierce debates among economists, yet little is known about the impact on employment and well-being. In Indonesia, the worst affected country, the malaise turned into a political and societal upheaval which brought an end to the New Order regime. Based on anthropological fieldwork in two villages along the coast of West Java, this book discusses the repercussions for work and welfare in the rural hinterland.