Tag Archives: Malaysia

Issue 4 for 2021 published

Issue number 4 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue features six articles and five book reviews. The articles are: Challenging Hegemony: Nurhadi-Aldo and the 2019 Election … Continue reading

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Issue 3 for 2021 published

Issue number 3 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue features six articles, a Commentary and three book reviews. The articles are: After the Grab? Land Control … Continue reading

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Issue 2 for 2021 published

Issue number 2 of Volume 51 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue has a Feature Section on the Political Economy of Southeast Asia, a tribute to Bruce McFarlane and … Continue reading

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State Investment Funds in Asia: Beyond Financialisation

“The Strategic Logics of State Investment Funds in Asia: Beyond Financialisation” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1841267) is a new open access paper by Adam D. Dixon of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University in The Netherlands. The abstract for the … Continue reading

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Concern for Academic Freedom in Malaysia

New Mandala calls attention to Malaysian police investigations into publishers, scholars, artists and journalists over the publication, of the book Rebirth. Reformasi, resistance and hope in New Malaysia. The academic blog expresses serious concern over the witch-hunt associated with the … Continue reading

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Issue 4 for 2020 published

Issue number 4 of Volume 50 of the journal has gone to print and is available electronically at the publisher’s site. This issue is the fourth of the Journal’s 50th year anniversary and the second of three special issues due … Continue reading

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Capital Accumulation, Industry and Politics in Malaysia

Jeff Tan of the Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations at the Aga Khan University in London has a new article available. It is “Cycles of Accumulation and Industrial Slowdown in Malaysia: Rents, Social Forces and the Political Settlement” … Continue reading

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Foreign Labour Policy and Manufacturing Employment in Malaysia

“Foreign Labour Policy and Employment in Manufacturing: The Case of Malaysia” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2020.1759675) is a new article by Evelyn S. Devadason of the Faculty of Economics & Administration, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The abstract for the paper states: … Continue reading

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The Defeat of Barisan Nasional

In a new review at JCA, Ross Tapsell looks at The Defeat of Barisan Nasional: Missed Signs or Late Surge? co-edited by Francis E. Hutchinson and Lee Hwok Aun and published by Singapore’s ISEAS Publishing. As Tapsell notes, “Malaysia’s 2018 … Continue reading

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Legacies of the Cold War in Malaysia

“Legacies of the Cold War in Malaysia: Anything but Communism” (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2019.1709128) is a new article by Meredith L. Weiss of the Department of Political Science, University at Albany, SUNY, New York, USA. This article is the fourth for a … Continue reading

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