A Nation In Waiting: Indonesia's Search For Stability
In A Nation in Waiting, Adam Schwarz spans a wide variety of issues of concern in today's Indonesia, providing a detailed view of one of the world's most populous, yet least-understood, nations. He chronicles the major economic and political changes recorded during former President Suharto's thirty-one-year tenure, and the present economic and political crisis. In this fully updated second edition, Schwarz analyzes the impact of Suharto's resignation on the political, economic, and social life of Indonesia.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Alhickey1 - LibraryThing
I have another copy in Bali. "When I arrived in Indonesia in 1987," writes journalist Adam Schwarz, "the last thing on my mind was to write a book about the place." A correspondent for the Far Eastern ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jrissman - LibraryThing
"A Nation in Waiting" (1994) by Adam Schwarz is a meticulously detailed account of the political history of Indonesia under Suharto. On the upside, Schwarz demonstrates great insight and careful ... Read full review
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