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Prof Ismet Fanany

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Professor of Language and Society

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

ismet.fanany@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 43936

Research interests

  • Indonesian language and linguistics
  • Indonesian culture and society
  • Religion and society
  • Metaphors and proverbs
  • The experience of ageing in Indonesia

Publications

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2016

The old mind the house: the elderly and their place in the modern Minangkabau family in Indonesia

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2016), Vol. 6, pp. 17-26, International journal of aging and society, Champaign, Ill., C1

journal

Proverbs and cultural consonance

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2016), Vol. 33, pp. 121-142, Proverbium: yearbook of international proverb scholarship, Burlington, Vt., C1

journal
2015

Culture, lifestyle and diabetes in Indonesia

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2015), Vol. 5, pp. 75-85, The International journal of health, wellness and society, Champaign,Ill., C1

journal

Language and wellbeing

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2015), pp. 1-11, ISLA-4: Promoting Local Wisdom and Enhancing Better Learning on Language, Art, and Culture: Proceedings of the International Seminar on Langauages and Arts, Padang, Indonesia, E1

conference
2014

The experience of old age in West Sumatra, Indonesia: Culture shift and cultural consonance in the modern era

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany, Rafsel Tasady

(2014), Vol. 3, pp. 51-59, International journal of aging and society, Champaign, IL, C1

journal

Randai Hari Bela Negara

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2014), Padang, West Sumatra, Indonesia, J2

works

Religion and post-disaster development

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2014), pp. 153-172, Islam and development : exploring the invisible aid economy, Farnham, Eng., B1

chapter
2013

Religion and post-disaster development

Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany

(2013), pp. 305-325, Handbook of research on development and religion, Cheltenham, England, B1

chapter

Post-disaster coping in Aceh : sociocultural factors and emotional response

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2013), pp. 225-235, When culture impacts health : global lessons for effective health research, London, England, B1

chapter

Sickness ruins the complexion, breeding disappears without gold: culture and the i nterpretation of illness among the Minangkabau of West Sumatra, Indonesia

Rafsel Tas'ady, Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany

(2013), Vol. 2, pp. 31-41, International journal of health, wellness and society, Champaign, Illinois, C1

journal

Community languages, linguistic isolation and social exclusion in the Australian context

Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Hakeem Kasem, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany

(2013), Vol. 3, pp. 47-59, International Journal of Health, Wellness and Society, Champaign, IL, C1

journal
2012

Community development in Indonesia : westernization or doing it their way?

Prof Sue Kenny, Prof Ismet Fanany, Sutria Rahayu

(2012), Vol. 48, pp. 280-297, Community development journal, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal

Networks of Meaning: Learning How Native Speakers Think and Use Language

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2012), pp. 103-104, Proceeding of the Ninth Conference on English Studies, Jakarta, Indonesia, E1-1

conference
2011

The meaning of capacity building in Indonesia

Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Sue Kenny

(2011), Vol. 46, pp. 89-103, Community development journal, Oxford, England, C1

journal
2010

Towards a model of constructive interaction between aid donors and recipients in a disaster context : the case of Lampuuk

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2010), pp. 107-125, Post-disaster reconstruction : lessons from Aceh, London, England, B1

chapter

Deconstructing Aceh's reconstruction

Prof Sue Kenny, Prof Matthew Clarke, Prof Ismet Fanany, Prof Damien Kingsbury

(2010), pp. 3-25, Post-disaster reconstruction : lessons from Aceh, London, England, B1

chapter

Capacity building in Indonesia : building what capacity?

Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Sue Kenny

(2010), pp. 156-184, Challenging capacity building : comparative perspectives rethinking international development, New York, NY, B1

chapter

Afterword : reconstructing the invisible landscape

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2010), pp. 235-249, Post-disaster reconstruction : lessons from Aceh, London, England, B1

chapter
2008

Karya-karya Taufiq Ismail sebagai bahan pengajaran sejarah

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2008), Vol. 43, pp. 27-39, Horison : Majalah sastra, Djakarta, Indonesia, C1

journal
2006

Technology-based assessment

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2006), Vol. 2, pp. 80-93, PacCALL, Universiti Kebangsaan .Malaysia, C1-1

journal
2005

Bulan susut

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2005), Jakarta, Indonesia, J1

works

From Andersonville to the streets of New York: the evolution of a tune

A/Prof Rebecca Fanany, Prof Ismet Fanany

(2005), Vol. 20, pp. 227-237, Australian folklore, Armidale, N.S.W., C1

journal

Ranah minang: the changing conception of a traditional minangkabau homeland

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2005), Vol. 20, pp. 37-50, Australian folklore, Armidale, N.S.W., C1

journal
2004

A hadiah dari rantau (A gift from afar)

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2004), Vol. 32, pp. 339-343, Indonesia and the Malay world, London, England, C1

journal

Separoh jalan (halfway)

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2004), Vol. 32, pp. 333-337, Indonesia and the Malay world, London, England, C1

journal
2003

Kusut sebuah

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2003), Bandung, Indonesia, J1

works

Wisdom of the Malay proverbs

Prof Ismet Fanany, A/Prof Rebecca Fanany

(2003), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, A1

book

The first year of local autonomy: the case of West Sumatra

Prof Ismet Fanany

(2003), pp. 177-188, Autonomy and disintegration in Indonesia, London, England, B1

chapter

Grants

Australian Competitive Grants

Capacity-building in Indonesian Islamic NGOs

Prof Sue Kenny, Prof Ismet Fanany, Prof Greg Barton

ARC - Discovery Projects

  • 2007: $65,178
  • 2006: $53,237

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2015

. Selinaswati

Thesis entitled: Women in politics in matrilineal society (a case study of West Sumatra, Indonesia)

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Associate Supervisor
2016

Maria Irini Avgoulas

Thesis entitled: Health Beliefs and Practices in Three Generations of Greek Australian Women in Melbourne

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Desvalini Anwar

Thesis entitled: ¿Finding Myself in Someone Else¿s Land¿ Stories by Teachers of Literatures in English in Padang: A Postcolonial Framework

Doctor of Philosophy (Education), School of Education

2006

Dadang Sudana

Thesis entitled: Semantic Aspects of Affixation in Bahasa Indonesia

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Communication & Creative Arts