Nicholas J. Long is a lecturer in the Anthropology Department at the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Books by this author
Being Malay in Indonesia
Histories, Hopes and Citizenship in the Riau Archipelago
- Well-written and insightful study of what it is to be “Malay”.
- Focuses on an area that straddles the cultural divide between contemporary Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.
- Challenges much of the received wisdom in the anthropology of Southeast Asia.
- Makes a powerful case for the importance of feelings, sentiments and affect in studies of local development and political change.