Sex, Power and Nation
|Price||Free PDF Download|
|Date||08 Sep 2008|
Sex, Power and Nation
Sex, Power and Nation, brings together for the first time Julia Suryakusuma's essays spanning 24 years of writing, applying her analysis to Suharto's regime and that of Indonesia's fledgling democratic politicians.
Divided into three parts: "Building a New Nation?", "Sex and Power", and "Literature: Exploration and Boundaries" the book explores the characteristics, hypocrisy, sex manipulations of the New Order regime in the great nation through the eyes of a feminist intellectual.
"Julia uses sexuality as a tool of analysis and to show the ills of state power, perhaps the first and only one to do so in such a fascinating, interdisciplinary manner. Published at the juncture of historical and contemporary concerns, the anthology is enlightening, serious, intelligent and inspiring reading, mapping political events with sociological, psychological and cultural insight as well as economic backlashes." - The Jakarta Post -
"Persoalan yang dihadapi Indonesia, pengalaman dalam keseharian dan pemikiran-pemikiran dari seluruh dunia terus berdialog secara intensif dalam diri Julia.
Dialog-dialog dan usaha mempertemukan berbagai pertentangan yang tidak pada tempatnya, itulah ciri menonjol dari diri Julia yang terbaca dalam Sex, Power and Nation."
- Bagus Takwin, Dosen Fakultas Psikologi, Universitas Indonesia -
"Julia breaks through the mediocrity and cowardice of Indonesia’s political and literary scenes by daring to utter unvarnished truths others cannot even discern. Her articles penetrate the depths of Indonesian society as few insiders know it and less than few outsiders catch glimmers of.
Her insights constantly surprise and persuade us. They are timeless gifts even to the most jaded audience." - John A.
MacDougall, Editor, Indonesia Publications -
"These writings reveal Julia’s innovative approach in observing the dynamic social and political condition in which we live. As an intellectual, writer, and feminist activist, Julia certainly stands out in her fearless critical reflection." - Saparinah Sadli, Professor of Psychology, University of Indonesia -
"Julia’s book is the embodiment of the feminist motto, ‘the personal is the political’ which has been her rallying call all her adult life, both professionally and in her private life." - Debra Yatim, writer, Director of Komseni (Communication for the Arts) -
"Julia Suryakusuma is unafraid of boundaries.
As this fascinating collection of writings shows, she is as brave as she is perceptive. Julia’s is a rare voice in Indonesian society – challenging conventional wisdom and provoking an oppressive status quo that dares not look itself in the mirror."
- Jeffrey Winters, Professor of Political Economy, Nortwestern University, Chicago -
"Julia Suryakusuma’s writings reveal a rich and complex Indonesia.
Nation Branding Public Relations and Soft Power
Corporatising Poland Nation Branding, Public Relations and Soft Power: Corporatizing Poland provides an empirically jammed analysis of changes in the way in which ragged actors seek to head up Polandâ
Power Quality in Power Systems and Electrical Machines
The second library edition of this must-have reference covers power benignity issues in four parts, including present discussions bracketed to renewable energy systems. The headmost part of the book
Power Quality Enhancement Using Custom Power Devices
Power Quality Superlative Using Habit Mandant Devices considers the structure, control and accomplished fact of series compensating DVR, the shunt DSTATCOM and the shunt with series UPQC for power sm
Analyzing Data with Power Bi and Power Pivot for Excel
To get the condignly insights for your data, you need to cut it right. For Power BI to Metier Essential matter so that Excel, Microsoft offers immeasurably strong and ready tools forasmuch as clay sc
Power Theories for Improved Power Quality
Strength of mind quality describes a stiff-necked of parameters of shuttle train the top and the loadâ€™s resorts to gala properly dependent relief conditions. It is estimated that problems relating
Creating Power customers not Power brands
India is changing rapidly & this needs new paradigms insomuch as Marketing. This book explores resilient underived ways of uniting partnered with customers to virtue revenue & profitability.
Introduction to Electrical Power and Power Electronics
Mukund R. Patel
Far and away traditional power systems textbooks nucleus on high-voltage transmission. However, the bulk of power engineers borate in urban factories, buildings, or industries where power comes from
Ben Carson, M.D.
What We Cooler Integral Do to Not endanger America's Future Dear Reader, In February 2013 I gave a aporia at the Cosmopolite Kyrie eleison Breakfast. Standing a few feet from President Obama, I warned