Reinventing Social Democratic Development. Insights from Indian and Scandinavian Comparisons, (eds) with John Harriss with Neera Chandhoke and Fredrik Engelstad. Copenhagen; NIAS Press and New Delhi: Manohar, 2016. Final draft: PDF

  • Reclaiming the State. Overcoming Problems of Democracy in Post-Soeharto Indonesia, (Eds.) with Amalinda Savirani) Yogyakarta: PolGov and PCD Press 2015, ISBN 978-602-71962-3-0 , 269 PP. PDF


  • Democratization in the Global South: The Importance of Transformative Politics. (Ed.) with Kristian Stokke. Palgrave Macmillan. 2013, ISBN 9780230370036. 337 pp. PDF


  • Rethinking Popular Representation (Ed.) (with Kristian Stokke and Neil Webster), Palgrave-Macmillan, 2009. PDF
  • Aceh: The Role of Democracy for Peace and Reconstruction. (Ed.) (with Adi Prasetyo, Stanley and Birks, Teresa) Jogjakarta: PCD Press, 2009. 2ndedition, 2010, Singapore: ISEAS. In Indonesian: Aceh: Peran Demokrasi Bagi Perdamaian dan Rekonstruksi, Jogjakarta, PCD Press 2010. PDF in English PDF in Indonesian
  • Building Democracy on the Sand. Advances and Setbacks in Indonesia. (Academic director with lead editors Samadhi, W.P and Warouw, N.): Jakarta and Jogjakarta: Demos & PCD, 2008. PDF
  • Making Democracy Meaningful. Problems and Options in Indonesia. (Ed.) (with Priyono, A.E,  Samadhi W.P and the Demos team) (2005 and (revised edition) 2007: Jakarta, Jogjakarta and Singapore: Demos, PCD Press, ISEAS publishing house. (PDF of some chapters, see articles section.)
  • Politicising Democracy: Local Politics and Democratisation in Developing Countries, (Ed.) (with John Harriss and Kristian Stokke) Palgrave-Macmillan, 2004. PDF.
  • Indonesia’s Post-Soeharto Democracy Movement. (Ed.) (with Adi Prasetyo, Stanley and Priyono, A.E.)  Jakarta: Demos, 2003. (PDF version of the introductory chapters by Törnquist are under the title ‘Introduction and Summary Analysis: Floating Democrats’ in the list of articles.)



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