New book of UMM Press would soon be launched on Monday (10/19) in Jakarta. The book by Muhadjir Effendy would be launched before the invited guests in the building of Muhammadiyah Da'wah Centre Jl. Menteng Raya 62, Jakarta. The book "Jati Diri dan Profesi TNI: Studi Fenomenologi/Sefl-Identity and Profession of TNI: Phenomenological Studies" was the editing result of the dissertation owned by the UMM Rector.
In addition to the launching, the event would also be followed by a book review. The reviewers are, among others, , Kusnanto Anggoro (CSIS), Riefki Muna (LIPI) dan keynote speaker Leutenant General Bambang Darmono (secretary general of wantannas). SMeanwhile, the moderator is M. Alfan Alfian, political observer who is also alumnus of UMM.
Chief Executive, Drs. Wahyu Hidayat, MM said, the event is intended to introduce UMM Press books to the public. "Especially if the book is a phenomenal work such as Mr. Muhadjir’s writing. It is certainly very good as our material to be studied together," said Wahyu who is also the director of the UMM Press.
About why the launching would be held in Jakarta, Wahyu said, besides building an academic culture, it is also intended for promotion. "Hopefullu, UMM Press books will become bywords in the capital city," Wahyu hoped. (t_alf).