Realpolitik Ideology: Indonesia's Use of Military Force, 1st Edition

  • Leonard C. Sebastian
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  • ISBN-10: 9812305467
  • ISBN-13: 9789812305466
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 560 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2006 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2006

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Presents path-breaking research on the Indonesian military (TNI) going beyond traditional scholarship on the TNI's dual function or dwifungsi which has been one of the dominating fields of analysis in Indonesian studies since the 1970s.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Front Matter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Figures.
List of Maps.
List of Tables.
Notes on the Spelling of Proper Names.
Glossary and Abbreviations.
1: Enframing Indonesian Concepts of National Security.
2: Internal Operations and the Weak Infrastructural Power of the State.
3: Strategy and Defence: The Indonesian Approach.
4: Formulating a Comprehensive Approach to Defence and National Security Planning.
5: Democratic Consolidation and Reform of the TNI in the Post–Suharto Era.
6: Conclusion: Redefining National Security.
About the Author.