Politics and the Press in Indonesia : Understanding an Evolving Political Culture

Romano, Angela R. (2009) Politics and the Press in Indonesia : Understanding an Evolving Political Culture. Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group), London, United Kingdom.

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This book explores the evolving political culture in Indonesia, by discussing the country's dominant political philosophies, then showing how those philosophies affect the working lives of ordinary Indonesian citizens. It focuses in particular on the working lives of news journalists, a group that occupies a strategic social and political position.

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ID Code: 80046
Item Type: Book
Additional Information: Contents: A Note on Spelling and Style List of Figures List of Tables 1. Introduction 2. The 'Authentic' Indonesian Character 3. The Organic New Order State 4. The Era of 'Reform' 5. The Enigma of hte Pancasila Journalist 6. Professional Image in the Community of Journalists 7. Print Professionals and Ink Coolies 8. Professional Affiliation: Politics and the PWI 9. No Woman, No Cry 10. News Sources in the Political Labyrinth 11. Information Broking in the Public Sphere 12. The Envelope Please 13. Conclusion Endnotes Glossary Appendix Bibliography Interviews and Personal Communications Index
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Keywords: Indonesia, political culture, news journalists, strategic social and political position
DOI: 10.4324/9780203037607
ISBN: 9780700717453
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > JOURNALISM AND PROFESSIONAL WRITING (190300) > Journalism Studies (190301)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > School of Media, Entertainment & Creative Arts
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2009 Routledge
Deposited On: 14 Jan 2015 03:17
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2016 22:28

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