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Ethnic relations in Malaysia

Husin Ali S.

Ethnic relations in Malaysia

harmony and conflict

by Husin Ali S.

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Published by Strategic Information and Research Development Centre in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-162) and index.

StatementSyed Husin Ali.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 169 p. :
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23146766M
ISBN 109789833782604, 9789833782598
LC Control Number2008453251

This book was the outcome from a book project organized by College of Laws, Governments and International Studies (COLGIS), Universiti Utara Malaysia. Our aim is to bring together new ideas, approaches and discussions about the topic of ethnic relations in Southeast Asia. In here. Foreign policy since Under Prime Ministers Tun Abdul Razak and Tun Hussein Onn, Malaysia shifted its policy towards non-alignment and ia's foreign policy is officially based on the principle of neutrality and maintaining peaceful relations with all countries, regardless of their ideology or political system, and to further develop relations with other countries in the.


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