Jonathan Chen


New perspectives on Indonesia: understanding Australia's closest Asian neighbour

This volume brings fresh perspectives on Indonesia and what the changes in Indonesian politics, diplomacy, and society mean for Australia-Indonesia relations and for the Indo-Pacific international system.

Popular mandate and the coming-of-age of social media’s presence in Indonesia politics post-reformasi

While newer forms of online media platforms have yet to replace traditional mass-media in Indonesian politics, aspects of new media are steadily gaining currency as a legitimate mainstream indicator of candidature electability. Abstract The itinerant rise of the professionalised class of political pollsters, consultancies and...