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Malaysian societies, friendly or political?

Gurmit Singh.

Malaysian societies, friendly or political?

by Gurmit Singh.

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Published by Environmental Protection Society Malaysia, Selangor Graduates Society in Petaling Jaya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaysia.
    • Subjects:
    • Associations, institutions, etc. -- Law and legislation -- Malaysia

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGurmit Singh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2702517M
      LC Control Number85940279

      Society & Culture. Malaysia has a population of about 25 million. It is a multi-racial country whose social integration has become a model for the rest of the world. Almost 80% of the total population occupy Peninsular Malaysia. There are three main races in the country. The Malays, who are Muslims, form the majority in the country. The 13 May incident was the Sino-Malay sectarian violence that took place in Kuala Lumpur (then part of the state of Selangor), Malaysia on that date in The riot occurred in the aftermath of the Malaysian general election when opposition parties made gains at the expense of the ruling coalition, the Alliance al reports put the number of deaths due to the riots at.

        Malaysians tackling social issues their way A Fixi Books store (above) in KL. It was started by Amir Muhammad as he saw a dearth of Malay books that were not about religion, love or . The principle movers were, in London, Bank of England Governor Lord Richardson, The British Malaysian Society’s founder President, and in Kuala Lumpur, Tun Ismail Ali, founder President of the MBS. The former brought to bear his international experience of central banking and the latter a .

      Malaysia - Malaysia - The impact of British rule: The British presence in the region reflected several patterns: direct colonial rule in the Straits Settlements, relatively indirect control in some of the peninsula’s east-coast sultanates, and family or corporate control in Borneo. Regardless of the political form, however, British rule brought profound changes, transforming the various. Book Description. Examining some of the most critical issues in Malaysian politics today, including human rights, law and democracy, gender and Islam, this book explores the contours of the contemporary landscape of Malaysian politics, focusing especially on politics among the majority ethnic Malay community.


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Petaling Jaya: Environmental Protection Society Malaysia: Selangor Graduates Society, © (OCoLC) Online version: Gurmit Singh.

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