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Indonesian Foreign Policy and the Dilemma of Dependence: From Sukarno to Soeharto

Indonesian Foreign Policy and the Dilemma of Dependence: From Sukarno to Soeharto

By Franklin B. Weinstein

Cornell University Press, 1976, 384 pp.

By interviewing Indonesian leaders in great detail about their perceptions of international relations, the author has produced the most substantial and perceptive account of Indonesian foreign policy yet to appear. The study focuses on the universal dilemma of weakness: how to secure outside resources for development without compromising national independence.