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Author Lev, Daniel S.

Title No concessions [electronic resource] : the life of Yap Thiam Hien, Indonesian human rights lawyer / Daniel S. Lev ; introduction by Benedict Anderson ; and contributions by Arlene O. Lev ... [et al.].

Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 466 p. : ill.
Series Critical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies
Critical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Aceh -- Java -- Batavia -- From Sukabumi to Leiden -- Jakarta -- Hazardous waters -- At sea in peranakan politics -- The Baperki wars -- Out of the ethnic cage -- Into New Order Indonesia -- Early New Order battlefields -- Reform frontiers -- Law as politics : a sidetrip to detention -- Epilogue : a steady course / Arlene O. Lev -- Postscript : New Order landmark cases / Sebastiaan Pompe and Ibrahim Assegaf -- Appendix : defense summation in Asep Suryaman trial / Yap Thiam Hien.
Summary "A biography of human rights lawyer Yap Thiam Hien (1913-1989) that focuses on the country's contemporary political turmoil and struggle for human rights, the workings of Indonesia's legal system, and the history of the Chinese community there."--Publisher's description.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Yap, Thiam Hien, 1913-1989.
Lawyers -- Indonesia -- Biography.
Chinese -- Indonesia -- Biography.
Human rights -- Indonesia.
Indonesia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Lev, Arlene O. (Arlene Offenhender)
Anderson, Benedict.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780295991146 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780295801773 (e-book)

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