Government and Communities: Sharing Indonesia’s Common Goals

Release Date: May 2014
Editor(s): Mohamad Fahmi, Arief A. Yusuf, Muhamad Purnagunawan, Budy P. Resosudarmo, D.S. Priyarsono
ISBN: 978-602-9238-66-2
Publisher: Padjadjaran University Press (UNPAD-Press)
Series: IRSA Book Series on Regional Development No. 12
Price: Full version softcopy of the book can be bought at

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction, by Mohamad Fahmi, Arief A. Yusuf, Muhamad Purnagunawan, Budy P. Resosudarmo, D.S. Priyarsono (download)

Part I. Current Status in Reaching Common Goals

  1. Spatial Dichotomy in Indonesia’s Regional Development Before and After Decentralisation, by Yogi Vidyattama (download)
  2. Income Polarization and Its Effect on Economic Growth in Indonesia, by Alvin Pratama (download)
  3. The Role of Government in Improving the Quality of Education and Its Provision: The Case of Public Junior Secondary Schools in Indonesia, by Bayu Kharisma, Viktor Pirmana (download)
  4. Does Ethnic Diversity and Income Disparity Undermine Local Public Good Provision?: Evidence from Indonesia, by Ni Made Sukartini (download)

Part II. Building National, Regional and Local Strategies

  1. The Roles of Civil Society in Governing Disaster Reduction in Indonesia, by Jonatan A. Lassa, Dominggus Elcid Li, Rudi Rohi, Saut Sagala, Yosef Boli Sura (download)
  2. Islamic Banking in Indonesia: Determinants that Stimulate Its Role as Focal Financial Intermediaries, by Fitri Hastuti (download)
  3. Rice for the Poor: Evaluating Expenditure and Infrastructure Criteria, by Maxensius Tri Sambodo, Esta Lestari, Tuti Ermawati (download)
  4. Spatial Allocation Policy of Public Investment in the Pre- and Post-Decentralization Period in Indonesia and Japan, by Mitsuhiko Kataoka and Kodrat Wibowo (download)

Part III. Lessons from Regions and Cities

  1. The Resilience of Beach-Line Society of Kedonganan Village, Badung, Bali: An Approach to Social Capital and Institutional Factor, by Luh Gede Meydianawathi and Putu Desy Apriliani (download)
  2. Building Resilience to Climate Change in the City of Bandar Lampung, Indonesia, by Jonatan A. Lassa and Erwin Nugraha (download)
  3. City Population Changes in Post-Disaster Region: A Case of Post-Tsunami Aceh, Indonesia, by Saiful Mahdi (download)
  4. Problems and Prospects of Organic Farming in Indonesia: Lessons Learnt from Five Districts in West Java Province, by Siwi Nugraheni and Agustinus Febi Dwi Purnama (download)


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