Educational Aspirations and Inter-Generational Relations in Sorowako

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    Education features strongly in imaginations of transitions to modernity in contemporary Indonesia.Education separated the village-born men from the world of their parents and developed in them a modern sensibility of self-fashioning, where achievement (prestasi) is validated through the moral frameworks of modern institutions rather than historical frameworks of kinship, piety, and self-reliant livelihoods.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationYouth Identities and Social Transformations in Modern Indonesia
    Editors Kathryn Robinson
    Place of PublicationLeiden/Boston
    ISBN (Print)9789004290464
    Publication statusPublished - 2016

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