Indonesians overseas – deep histories and the view from below

  title={Indonesians overseas – deep histories and the view from below},
  author={Julia T Martinez and A. Vickers},
  journal={Indonesia and the Malay World},
  pages={111 - 121}
Indonesian mobility is often regarded as a present-day fact. In 2007 the number of Indonesians reported working abroad had reached 4.3 million, bringing in an income of US$6 billion in remittances (Widodo et al. 2009). By 2010 the numbers working abroad would have well passed 5 million, especially considering the numbers ‘smuggled’ across the Indonesian-Malaysian maritime borders (Ford & Lyons 2011). In recent years attention to Indonesian migration has seen important studies of workers… Expand
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