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Small Business: Indonesia
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This article addresses the economic role of women in small businesses in Indonesia. Small businesses are usually family businesses and include the sales and manufacturing of food, clothing, health products (jamu), and textiles (batik). Indonesian women play a vital role as traders and buyers in traditional markets. The…

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Minako Sakai, “Small Business: Indonesia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 03 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002059>
First published online: 2016

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