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The domestication of desire : women, wealth, and modernity in Java

Author: Suzanne April Brenner
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author portrays the Javanese neighbourhood she discovered in the late 1980s - Laweyan had embraced modernization under Dutch colonial rule only to fend it off in the late 20th century. Brenner  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne April Brenner
ISBN: 0691016933 9780691016931 0691016925 9780691016924
OCLC Number: 925023176
Description: 301 p.
Responsibility: Suzanne April Brenner.

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"Winner of the 2000 Harry J. Benda Prize, Southeast Asia Council of the Association for Asian Studies" "Brenner has made an intelligent use of her ethnographic experiences to formulate a compelling Read more...

 
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