Media, Culture and Society in Malaysia
Politics in Malaysia: The Malay Dimension
State of Malaysia
Daniel P.S. Goh, Matilda Gabrielpillai, Philip Holden, Gaik Cheng Khoo
March 29, 2012
This book explores race and multiculturalism in Malaysia and Singapore from a range of different disciplinary perspectives, showing how race and multiculturalism are represented, how multiculturalism works out in practice, and how attitudes towards race and multiculturalism – and multicultural...
September 13, 2011
In recent years, privatisation has fallen out of favour in many countries because the underlying political factors have not been well understood. This book examines Malaysia’s privatisation programme, focusing on how political constraints resulted in the failure of four major privatisations: the...
Yeoh Seng Guan
August 17, 2011
This book presents a comprehensive, full-length analysis of the uses of media and communication technologies by different social actors in Malaysia. Unlike other studies of the media in Malaysia which concentrate on "political economy" or "freedom of the media" approaches, this book focuses on the...
Nicholas Tarling, Edmund Terence Gomez
March 24, 2011
First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Edmund Terence Gomez
December 10, 2009
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. In...
Tan Beng Hui, Cecilia Ng, Tan Beng Hui
August 13, 2009
Combining both personal and academic insights into the Malaysian women’s movement, this study provides an in-depth account of the multiple struggles of the Malaysian women’s movement, from securing gender equality in a patriarchal society to achieving unity among members of a multi-ethnic society...
Heng Leng Chee, Simon Barraclough
April 03, 2009
The health care system in Malaysia has undergone a fundamental transformation over the last two decades. This book examines this transformation and explores the pressing issues it faces today. It includes coverage of: the evolution of the system since independence, from the colonial legacy of...
Edmund Terence Gomez
April 01, 2004
This book provides an overview of the current state of Malaysia, looking at political and economic developments and at governance, and discussing the impact of ethnicity, patronage and the reform movement. Apart from discussing issues such as Islamisation and identity transformations within...