Indonesia’s Ascent

Power, Leadership, and the Regional Order

  • Christopher B. Roberts
  • Ahmad D. Habir
  • Leonard C. Sebastian

Part of the Critical Studies of the Asia Pacific Series book series (CSAP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Christopher B. Roberts, Leonard C. Sebastian
    Pages 1-21
  3. Yulius P. Hermawan, Ahmad D. Habir
    Pages 177-194
  4. Christopher B. Roberts, Ahmad D. Habir
    Pages 195-223
  5. Christopher B. Roberts, Erlina Widyaningsih
    Pages 264-286
  6. Leonard C. Sebastian, Ristian Atriandi Supriyanto, I. Made Andi Arsana
    Pages 308-334
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 348-372

About this book


This volume explores the domestic and transnational considerations associated with Indonesia's ascent, referring to its rise in terms of hard and soft power and its likely trajectory in the future. The range of contributors analyse economic resources, religious harmony, security, regional relations, leadership and foreign policy.


Power influence international relations politics Indonesia regionalism ASEAN security economy foreign policy defense military affairs maritime security leadership Southeast Asia East Asia democracy hegemony Institution International institutions mediation Policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Christopher B. Roberts
    • 1
  • Ahmad D. Habir
    • 2
  • Leonard C. Sebastian
    • 3
  1. 1.University of New South WalesAustralian Defence Force AcademyAustralia
  2. 2.Strategic AsiaIndonesia
  3. 3.Nanyang Technological UniversitySingapore

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