The Republican Revolt: A Study of the Acehnese Rebellion

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Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 1985 - Political Science - 359 pages
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 This book deals with the rebellion that occurred in Aceh, a province in the northern tip of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, in 1953-62. It traces the political stance of the Acehnese, a people who are well known for their centuries-old independence and heroism, in relation to their Central Government in Jakarta. Although the main theme of this book is about rebellion, it implicitly reveals the political life and behaviour of the Acehnese.

 

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Contents

Map of Aceh
1
Towards a Rebellion
34
The Rebellion
83
Jakartas Responses
123
A Social Background of the Rebellion
162
Within the Darul Islam
197
Towards a Settlement
254
Conclusion
319
Glossary
333
Bibliography
341
About the Author
361
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About the author (1985)

 Nazaruddin Sjamsuddin is Professor of Political Science,Faculty of Social and PoliticalScience, University of Indonesia

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