Tag Archives: Alec Gordon

Unfree Labour and Coffee in Colonial Indonesia

In a new review at JCA, long-time Editorial Board member Alec Gordon  reviews Jan Breman’s Mobilizing Labour for the Global Coffee Market: Profits from an Unfree Work Regime in Colonial Java, published by the Amsterdam University Press in 2015. The … Continue reading

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Issue 4 for 2016 published

Issue 4 of Volume 46 (2016) has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site (which has a new format). The details are: Driving Development? The Problems and Promises of the Car in Vietnam (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1151916) by … Continue reading

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Indonesia’s economic history

Alec Gordon has reviewed the book An Economic History of Indonesia 1800-2010 for JCA (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1153131). This book is authored by Jan Luiten van Zanden and Daan Marks and published by Routledge. This edition is dated 2014, being the paperback … Continue reading

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