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Title: Het Preangerstelsel (1677-1871) en zijn nawerking. [Original dissertation Leiden University].
Description: Delft, Delft, J. Waltman Jr., [..], 1931. 8. Original grained cloth. Gilded title and author's name on front boards. (vii), 138pp. Many comparative tables in text, many detailed footnotes and references, extending sketch map of the region discussed at rear end, list of major sources consulted, name list of dutch district governors Preanger regency, register, table of contents. Detailed dutch language doctoral dissertation being an inquiry in the judicial aspects of the so-called Preanger cultivation system and its aftermath, which was maintained despite the abandonment of the so-called cultivation system effected by the administration of Lt. Governor Sir Stamford Raffles of Java. The Preanger regency produced top-quality coffee, so it was decidet to maintain a systen of forced labour and heavy taxation and poor wages for local workers on the estates. Very good copy in a special binding, perhaps author's presentation copy.

Keywords: java statuarylabour preangeregency preangerstelsel preangersystem forcedlabour javanese coffecultivation cultivationsystem taxation judicial legislation legislative colonialism indonesia southeastasia

Price: EUR 95.00 = appr. US$ 103.25 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 55173