Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde

Edited by Rosemarijn Hoefte, KITLV, Leiden and Henk Schulte Nordholt, KITLV, Leiden

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1572-1892
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Sita van Bemmelen

This book describes changes in the patrilineal society of the Toba Batak (Sumatra, Indonesia) due to Christianity and Dutch colonial rule (1861-1942) with a focus on customary law and gender relations.
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Volume: 
309
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004345744
Expected: 
November 2017
€125,00
$144.00

Kees Buijs

In Personal Religion and Magic in Mamasa, West Sulawesi, Kees Buijs describes the traditional culture of the Toraja’s. The focus is upon the personal religion as it has its centre in a special way in the kitchen of each house.
Series: 
Volume: 
308
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326569
E-ISBN: 
9789004326576
Publication date: 
October 2016
€75,00
$90.00

Wayne Palmer

In Indonesia's Overseas Labour Migration Programme, 1969-2010, Wayne Palmer offers for the first time a detailed, critical analysis of the way in which Indonesia's Overseas Labour Migration Programme is administered and how it fits with other developments within the Indonesian government.
Series: 
Volume: 
307
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325449
E-ISBN: 
9789004325487
Publication date: 
August 2016
€75,00
$90.00

Edited by Peter J. Bräunlein, University of Göttingen, and Andrea Lauser, University of Göttingen

Ghost Movies in Southeast Asia and Beyond explores ghost movies, one of the most popular film genres in East and Southeast Asia, by focusing on movie narratives, the cultural contexts of their origins and audience reception.
Series: 
Volume: 
306/7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323407
E-ISBN: 
9789004323643
Publication date: 
August 2016
€85,00
$102.00

Helen Creese, University of Queensland

In Bali in the Early Nineteenth Century Helen Creese offers an account of the earliest Dutch-Balinese encounter together with an edition of the first ethnography of the island, Pierre Dubois’ Légère Idée de Balie en 1830/Sketch of Bali in 1830.
Series: 
Volume: 
305
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315822
E-ISBN: 
9789004315839
Publication date: 
June 2016
€139,00
$180.00

Hildred Geertz, Princeton University (emeritus)

In Storytelling in Bali, Hildred Geertz analyzes over 200 texts of popular stories dictated in 1936 by the painters of Batuan, Bali. The tales reveal strong ambivalences in the tellers regarding the magical powers of kings, priests and healers.
Series: 
Volume: 
304
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311596
E-ISBN: 
9789004328624
Publication date: 
November 2016
€125,00
$162.00

Nurul Ilmi Idrus, Hasanuddin University

In Gender Relations in an Indonesian Society Nurul Ilmi Idrus offers a comprehensive ethnography of Bugis marriage, exploring aspects of gender and sexuality in this bilateral, highly competitive, hierarchical society.
Series: 
Volume: 
303
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311305
E-ISBN: 
9789004311947
Publication date: 
April 2016
€75,00
$97.00

Edited by Kathryn Robinson, The Australian National University

Youth Identities and Social Transformations in Modern Indonesia addresses current struggles and opportunities facing Indonesia’s youth across the archipelago. Contributions to this volume delve into youth aspirations and their everyday lives - education; friendship; work; leisure; sexuality;...
Series: 
Volume: 
302
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290464
E-ISBN: 
9789004307445
Publication date: 
November 2015
€75,00
$97.00

Vladimir Braginsky, SOAS, London (Emeritus)

By studying the portrayal of the Turkic peoples and the Ottoman Turks in a wide range of Malay literary texts of the 14th–19th centuries, this book reveals how this theme informed the religious and political ideals and political mythology of Malay society.
Series: 
Volume: 
301
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290709
E-ISBN: 
9789004305946
Publication date: 
October 2015
€75,00
$97.00

Edited by David Henley, Leiden University and Henk Schulte Nordholt, Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) Leiden

This title is available online in its entirety in Open Access....
Series: 
Volume: 
300
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288041
E-ISBN: 
9789004288058
Publication date: 
April 2015
€75,00
$97.00

Pages

Series edited by Gerry van Klinken, KITLV, Timothy P. Barnard, National University of Singapore, John F McCarthy, Australian National University, and Jun Honna, Ritsumeikan University

The series examines social struggles and their connection with the particularity of places in Southeast Asia. It embraces an ecumenicity of innovative approaches within the humanities, social and political sciences, while retaining a central role for ‘power’ and ‘place’.
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Edited by Bart Barendregt, KITLV, Leiden and Ariel Heryanto, Monash University

The subseries deals with media in Southeast Asia. Both old and new media, mass, alternative and grass roots, both today and in the past.
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