Surabaya, City of Work: A Socioeconomic History, 1900-2000
Ohio University Press, 2002 - 541 halaman
Surabaya is Indonesia's second largest city but is not well known to the outside world. Yet in 1900, Surabaya was a bigger city than Jakarta and one of the main commercial centers of Asia. Collapse of sugar exports during the 1930s depression, followed by the Japanese occupation, revolution, and independence, brought on a long period of stagnation and retreat from the international economy. Not until the export boom of the 1990s did Surabaya regain prominence as Southeast Asia's leading non-capital-city industrial area.
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TRENDS IN SURABAYA AND EAST JAVA Because of its port and good transport
links with the rest of the province , Surabaya was as ever the favored place in
East Java to locate manufacturing plant . However , the boom did not begin to
bakeries , mineral water plants , ice works , foundries , smiths , and engineering
workshops were all located within the city walls without much regard for modern
town planning . Suppression of the fortifications allowed establishments to be ...
Later an industrial - gases plant and ice factory were also located nearby . This
concentration of employment was enlarged by the new medical faculty ( 1924 )
and the new public hospital ( 1940 ) . In 1916 the Municipality adopted a formal ...