Table of contents for The domestication of desire : women, wealth, and modernity in Java / Suzanne April Brenner.

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A Note on the Use of Foreign Terms and Proper Names
Ch. 1A Neighborhood Comes of Age24
Ch. 2Hierarchy and Contradiction: Merchants and Aristocrats in Colonial Java52
Ch. 3The Specter of Past Modernities87
Ch. 4Gender and the Domestication of Desire134
Ch. 5The Value of the Bequest: Spiritual Economies and Ancestral Commodities171
Ch. 6The Mask of Appearances: Disorder in the New Order206
Ch. 7Disciplining the Domestic Sphere, Developing the Modern Family225

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Ethnology Indonesia Surakarta, Social change Indonesia Surakarta, Women Indonesia Surakarta, Surakarta (Indonesia) Social conditions