Book 1

Cradle of Flavor

Cradle of Flavor

W W Norton & Company Incorporated. 2021

An illustrated culinary resource based on the author's two-decade exploration of the Spice Islands includes preparation instructions for dishes prepared in home kitchens and diverse markets in Singapore, Malaysia, West Sumatra, and other regions, in a guide complemented by a glossary of terms.

Designing Change

Designing Change

Oro Editions. 2020

A unique and engaging book, Designing Change is a visual discourse into the creative psyche of the interior-architects at DPD. It explores and illustrates how designing an interior space goes beyond a direct, strategic response to a building's intrinsic architectural form to examine and embody the evolving relationship between man and built environment.

Islam Observed

Islam Observed

University of Chicago Press. 1971

"In four brief chapters," writes Clifford Geertz in his preface, "I have attempted both to lay out a general framework for the comparative analysis of religion and to apply it to a study of the development of a supposedly single creed, Islam, in two quite contrasting civilizations, the Indonesian and the Moroccan." Mr. Geertz begins his argument by outlining the problem conceptually and providing an overview of the two countries. He then traces the evolution of their classical religious...

Migration in the Time of Revolution

Migration in the Time of Revolution

Cornell University Press. 2019

Migration in the Time of Revolution examines how two of the world's most populous countries interacted between 1945 and 1967, when the concept of citizenship was contested, political loyalty was in question, identity was fluid, and the boundaries of political mobilization were blurred. Taomo Zhou asks probing questions of this important period in the histories of the People's Republic of China and Indonesia. What was it like to be a youth in search of an ancestral homeland that one had never...

Who Owns Whom

Who Owns Whom