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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. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (466 p.) : ill
Series Critical dialogues in Southeast Asian studies
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
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
A biography of human rights lawyer Yap Thiam Hien (1913-1989) that focuses on the country's contemporary political turmoil and struggle forhuman rights, the workings of Indonesia's legal system, and the history of the Chinese community there.-- Publisher's description
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Subject Yap, Thiam Hien, 1913-1989
Human rights -- Indonesia
Chinese -- Indonesia -- Biography
Lawyers -- Indonesia -- Biography
Indonesia -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Alt Author Lev, Arlene O. (Arlene Offenhender)
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