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Indonesia’s Millennium Development Goal report card

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Feeding Indonesia

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Contemporary art

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The politics of health

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New social media as a tool for activism

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Women and development

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The many faces of corruption

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Where is the left?

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Villages and the environment

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Climate change and Indonesia

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The rich in Indonesia

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Women and Islam

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Learning to belong

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Remembering Rendra

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Leaving Indonesia

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The killings of 1965-66

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Land and Social Justice

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Election politics

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East Timor ten years after the referendum

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Chinese Indonesians ten years after reformasi

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West Papua: Inside Indonesia?

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Crime and criminality

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Ten years of reformasi

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Tourism in question

Edition 90: Oct-Dec 2007 8

Aceh: Two years of peace

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Freedom of religion

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Pramoedya's legacy

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Access to Justice

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Workers organising: the struggle continues

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Youth Culture

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International aid: Helping or hindering development

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Arts Politics: a new era?

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From Mataram to Merauke

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Aceh: the new East Timor?

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Indonesia's environmental challenges 

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Islamic Law: What would it mean for Indonesia?

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Unity in diversity? Ethnicity and the nation

Edition 77: Jan-Mar 2004 8

Fear and willing: Indonesia's neo-con agenda

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Out of Crisis? Agendas for the future

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Body Politics

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In the wake of the bombing

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A Militarized Society

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Give press freedom a chance

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Outside Indonesia - East Timor

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Peace: The legacy of Herb Feith

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The poor first

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Rewriting history

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West Papua: towards a new Papua

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The politics of gender

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The environment

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Artists and activists

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Democracy - How far, so far?

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Abdurrahman Wahid wins the top job

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East Timor has its say

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Elections: For the people, or the parties?

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Off to the polls

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No turning back

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15th Anniversary

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Salam reformasi!

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Nation in crisis

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The military: Kings or kingmakers

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Imagining Islam

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What price victory? The 1997 elections

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The battle for Kemayoran

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Special issue on Sumatra

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Megawati: Where to now? Exclusive interview

Edition 47: Jul-Sep 1996 10

Asmara Nababan speaks up for indigenous rights

Edition 46: Mar-Jun 1996 6

Arist Sirait: Should child labour be abolished?

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