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Author Kusno, Abidin, 1966-

Title The appearances of memory : mnemonic practices of architecture and urban form in Indonesia / Abidin Kusno
Published Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 332 pages) : illustrations
Series Asia-Pacific, culture, politics, and society
Asia-Pacific.
Contents Whither nationalist urbanism? Public life in Governor Sutiyoso's Jakarta -- The regime, the busway, and the construction of urban subjects in an Indonesian metropolis -- "Back to the city" : urban architecture in the new Indonesia -- Glodok on our minds : Chinese culture and the forgetting of the May riots -- The afterlife of the empire style, indische architectuur, and Art deco -- Colonial cities in motion : urban symbolism and popular radicalism -- Urban pedagogy : the appearance of order and normality in late colonial Java, 1926/42 -- "The reality of one-which-is-two" : Java's reception of global Islam -- Guardian of memories : the Gardu in urban Java
Summary A study of post-Suharto Indonesia that focuses on the role of architecture and urban space in defining social changes, as well the role that such spaces play in forming social and political identities, particularly social memories
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Architecture -- Social aspects -- Indonesia
Postcolonialism -- Indonesia
Urban ecology (Sociology) -- Indonesia
Architecture and society.
Architektur -- Geschichte.
Arkitektur -- sociala aspekter -- Indonesien.
HISTORY / Asia / General
HISTORY -- Asia -- Southeast Asia.
Kollektives Ged├Ąchtnis
Kolonialismus
Postcolonialism.
Postkolonialism -- Indonesien.
Raumordnung
Stadshistoria -- Indonesien.
Stadsplanering -- Indonesien.
Stadtforschung
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Indonesia.
Indonesien
Indonesien -- historia.
Jakarta
Java
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009042052
ISBN 0822346559
0822392577
9780822346555
9780822392576