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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

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1990
Master of Arts, Inst. Keguruan Dan Ilmu Pend., 1990
Bachelor of Arts, Inst. Keguruan Dan Ilmu Pend., 1997

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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2017

Community development in Indonesia

S Kenny, A Hasan, I Fanany

(2017), Vol. 52, pp. 107-124, Community development journal, Oxford, Eng., C1

journal
2016

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

R Fanany, I Fanany

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

journal

Proverbs and cultural consonance

R Fanany, I Fanany

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

journal
2015

Culture, lifestyle and diabetes in Indonesia

R Fanany, I Fanany

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

journal

Language and wellbeing

I 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

R Fanany, I Fanany, R Tasady

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

journal

Religion and post-disaster development

R Fanany, I Fanany

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

chapter

Randai Hari Bela Negara

I Fanany

(2014), Universitas Negeri Padang campus, J2

works
2013

Religion and post-disaster development

I Fanany, R 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

R Fanany, I 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

R Tas'ady, I Fanany, R 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

I Fanany, A Kasem, R 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?

S Kenny, I Fanany, S 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

I 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

I Fanany, R Fanany, S Kenny

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

journal
2010

Deconstructing Aceh's reconstruction

S Kenny, M Clarke, I Fanany, D Kingsbury

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

chapter

Reconstruction through participatory practice?

S Kenny

(2010), pp. 79-104, Post-disaster reconstruction : lessons from Aceh, London, England, B1

chapter

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

I Fanany

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

chapter

Afterword: Reconstructing the invisible landscape

I Fanany

(2010), London, England, B1

chapter

Capacity building in Indonesia : building what capacity?

I Fanany, R Fanany, S Kenny

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

chapter
2008

Karya-karya Taufiq Ismail sebagai bahan pengajaran sejarah

I Fanany

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

journal
2006

Technology-based assessment

I Fanany

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

journal
2005

Ranah minang: the changing conception of a traditional minangkabau homeland

I Fanany

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

journal

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

R Fanany, I Fanany

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

journal

Bulan susut

I Fanany

(2005), Jakarta, Indonesia, J1

works
2004

A hadiah dari rantau (A gift from afar)

I Fanany

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

journal

Separoh jalan (halfway)

I Fanany

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

journal
2003

Wisdom of the Malay proverbs

I Fanany, R Fanany

(2003), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, A1

book

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

I Fanany

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

chapter

Kusut sebuah

I Fanany

(2003), Bandung, Indonesia, J1

works

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
2017

Yenny Narny

Thesis entitled: Resilience of West Sumatran Women: Historical, Cultural and Social Impacts

Doctor of Philosophy, School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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