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Title Women and households in Indonesia : cultural notions and social practices / edited by Juliette Koning ... [and others]
Published Richmond, Surrey : Curzon, 2000


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Description xiii, 354 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Series NIAS studies in Asian topics ; 27
NIAS studies in Asian topics ; 27
Contents 1. Food for Thought: Reflections on the Conference and the Set-up of this Book / Marleen Nolten -- 2. Women, Family and Household: Tensions in Culture and Practice / Ratna Saptari -- 3. Colonial Ambivalencies: European Attitudes towards the Javanese Household (1900-1942) / Elsbeth Locher-Scholten -- 4. Representations of Women's Roles in Household and Society in Indonesian Women's Writing of the 1930s / Barbara Hatley and Susan Blackburn -- 5. Reconstructing Boundaries and Beyond / Sylvia Tiwon -- 6. Beyond Women and the Household in Java: Re-examining the Boundaries / Diane Wolf -- 7. Houses, People and Residence: The Fluidity of Ambonese Living Arrangements / Keebet von Benda-Beckmann and Franz von Benda-Beckmann -- 8. Bitter Honey: Female Agency and the Polygynous Household, North Bali / Megan Jennaway -- 9. The Salty Mouth of a Senior Woman: Gender and the House in Minangkabau / Joke van Reenen -- 10. Different Times, Different Orientations: Family Life in a Javanese Village / Juliette Koning -- 11. Negotiating Gender, Kinship and Livelihood Practices in an Indonesian Transmigration Area / Becky Elmhirst -- 12. Staying Behind: Conflict and Compromise in Toba Batak Migration / Janet Rodenburg -- 13. Women's Networks in Cloth Production and Exchange in Flores / Willemijn de Jong -- 14. Networks of Reproduction among Cigarette Factory Women in East Java / Ratna Saptari -- 15. Hidden Managers at Home: Elite Javanese Women Running New Order Family Firms / G. G. Weix -- Overview of the papers presented at the WIVS conference
Notes "This book originates from a conference entitled 'Indonesian Women in the Household and Beyond' that was held in The Netherlands in 1995" - pref
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Subject Households -- Indonesia.
Women -- Indonesia -- Economic conditions.
Women -- Indonesia -- Social conditions.
Women -- Indonesia.
Author Koning, Juliette.
Nordic Institute of Asian Studies.
LC no. 2004351871
ISBN 0700711562