Category: Indonesia

Four Reviews of Ben Bland’s “Man of Contradictions”

Ben Bland‘s new biography of Indonesian president Joko Widodo has attracted a wide range of interest from scholars of Indonesian politics and society. Titled Man of Contradictions, the book is the first English-language biography of Indonesia’s seventh president. A number of reviews have recently been published by Indonesians and Indonesianists, including one by me. Here […]