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Author Nooteboom, Gerben, 1970- author.

Title Forgotten people : poverty, risk and social security in Indonesia : the case of the Madurese / by Gerben Nooteboom.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2015]

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Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
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Series Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde ; 296/6
Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde ; 296/6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents East Java -- A baseline of desire -- Rural livelihoods, inequality and social mobility -- Bonds of protection; structures of exclusion -- Social security in East Java -- Styles matter -- Coherent diversity in livelihood and social security -- Risk taking -- Sex, gambling and power -- East Kalimantan -- Badlands -- Madurese livelihoods in East Kalimantan -- Experiences of violence -- Risk, illegality and the state in Kalimantan -- Conclusion: Forgotten people? poverty, risk and social security in Indonesia.
Summary "Forgotten People deals with people living at the fringes of the Indonesian society. It describes and analyses their livelihoods and styles of making a living from an insider perspective. While Indonesia has experienced steady economic growth for more than a decade, the livelihoods and lifestyles of poor people and migrants confronted with poverty and insecurity have received less attention. This book describes and analyses diversity in livelihood strategies, risk-taking and local forms of social security (social welfare) of people living below or close to the Indonesian poverty line. It puts two categories of forgotten people at the centre. Peasants, living in remote areas in rural Java, and Madurese migrants craving for a better life in urban and rural East Kalimantan"-- Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Subject Poor -- Indonesia.
Peasants -- Indonesia -- Java -- Economic conditions.
Madurese (Indonesian people) -- Indonesia -- Kalimantan Timur -- Economic conditions.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Peasants -- Economic conditions. (OCoLC)fst01734409
Poor. (OCoLC)fst01071040
Indonesia. (OCoLC)fst01209242
Indonesia -- Java. (OCoLC)fst01244461
Indonesia -- Kalimantan Timur. (OCoLC)fst01206415
Madura. (NL-LeOCL)078581192
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Nooteboom, Gerben, 1970- Forgotten people 9789004282506 (DLC) 2014035814 (OCoLC)889181205
ISBN 9789004282988 (electronic bk.)
900428298X (electronic bk.)
9789004282506
9004282505
Standard No. 10.1163/9789004282988

 
    
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