Jabotabek region


In the twenty-first century, the region came to be more commonly called Jabodetabek (adding Depok, which lies between Jakarta and Bogor, to the acronym).

Further reading

Abeyasekere, Susan, Jakarta: a history. Singapore: Oxford University Press, 1987.

Grijns, Kees, and Peter J.M. Nas, eds., Jakarta-Batavia: socio-cultural essays. Leiden: KITLV Press, 2000.

Holtorf, Gunther W., Jakarta Jabotabek: street atlas and index = peta jalan dan indeks Munich: Huber Kartographie, 2003.

Christopher Silver, Planning the megacity: Jakarta in the twentieth century. London: Routledge, 2008.

Map number from Cribb, Historical Atlas of Indonesia (2000)