Aceh: History, Politics and Culture
Arndt Graf, Susanne Schroter, Edwin Wieringa
Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2010 - History - 386 pages
The process of post-tsunami recovery and reconstruction in Aceh will take considerable time and is not easy. This book is an attempt at providing helpful background information on Acehnese history, politics and culture, which would benefit expatriate aid workers as well as foreign and domestic scholars in their dealings with the people of Aceh. It is written by specialists of Indonesian and Acehnese studies from a number of countries, together with Acehnese scholars. As the region was not acc...
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