Tag Archives: Olle Törnquist

Anti-communist Massacres in Indonesia

Olle Törnquist of the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo in Norway reviews John Roosa’s Buried Histories: The Anticommunist Massacres of 1965–1966 in Indonesia for JCA. The book was published by The University of Wisconsin Press in 2020. Roosa’s … Continue reading

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Indonesian labour

In a new book review Olle Törnquist of the Department of Political Science at the University of Oslo looks at Labor and Politics in Indonesia by Teri L. Caraway and Michele Ford and published by Cambridge University Press. Under Suharto’s … Continue reading

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Issue 4 for 2020 published

Issue number 4 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the fourth of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary and the second of three special issues due … Continue reading

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Violence and the Origins of the New Order

In a new Review Article for JCA, Olle Törnquist of the Department of Political Science, University of Oslo, Norway reviews and discusses three recent books on the Indonesian counter-revolution and killings of the mid-1960s. The abstract for this detailed analysis, … Continue reading

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Social Democratic Development: Indian and Scandinavian Insights

In a new book review for JCA, Neil Webster of the Danish Institute for International Studies in Copenhagen has examined Reinventing Social Democratic Development: Insights from Indian and Scandinavian Comparisons. Edited by Olle Törnquist and John Harriss, with Neera Chandhoke … Continue reading

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