Palgrave Studies in the History of Genocide

The Indonesian Genocide of 1965

Causes, Dynamics and Legacies

Editors: McGregor, Katharine, Melvin, Jess, Pohlman, Annie (Eds.)

  • Aims to situate the mass violence which engulfed Indonesia in the mid-1960s within the field of comparative genocide studies
  • Brings together cutting edge and interdisciplinary research by both established and emerging scholars of the 1965 genocide
  • Reveals different dimensions of the genocide and how its effects continue to impact Indonesian society today
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This collection of essays by Indonesian and foreign contributors offers new and highly original analyses of the mass violence in Indonesia which began in 1965 and its aftermath. Fifty years on from one the largest genocides of the twentieth century, they probe the causes, dynamics and legacies of this violence through the use of a wide range of sources and different scholarly lenses.  Chapter 12 of this book is available open access under a CC BY 4.0 license at link.springer.com.

About the authors

Katharine McGregor is Associate Professor in Southeast Asian History and Australian Research Council Future Fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Jess Melvin is Rice Faculty Fellow in Southeast Asian Studies and Post-Doctoral Associate in Genocide Studies at Yale University, USA. Annie Pohlman is Lecturer in Indonesian at the University of Queensland, Australia. 

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • New Interpretations of the Causes, Dynamics and Legacies of the Indonesian Genocide

    McGregor, Katharine (et al.)

    Pages 1-26

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  • A Case for Genocide: Indonesia, 1965–1966

    Melvin, Jess (et al.)

    Pages 27-47

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  • The Road to Genocide: Indonesian Military Planning to Seize State Power Prior to 1 October 1965

    Melvin, Jess

    Pages 51-69

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  • The 30 September Movement and Its Aftermath in Bali, October–December 1965

    Matsuno, Akihisa

    Pages 71-88

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  • The Connection Between Land Reform and the 1965–1966 Tragedy in Bali

    Sawita, Roro

    Pages 89-113

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eBook 95,19 €
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 123,04 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-71454-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Indonesian Genocide of 1965
Book Subtitle
Causes, Dynamics and Legacies
Editors
  • Katharine McGregor
  • Jess Melvin
  • Annie Pohlman
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in the History of Genocide
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-71455-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-71455-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-71454-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 386
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