Tribal Communities In The Malay World: Historical,Cultural And Social Perspectives


by Benjamin, Geoffrey & Cynthia Chou (Eds.)

Tribal Communities In The Malay World: Historical,Cultural And Social Perspectives

Price:  US$47.92   (SGD59.90*)
Format:  Paper Back, 489 pages
Published:  2003, Singapore, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789812301666
SB#:  033931 (130)

About This Book

This important volume brings together historical, cultural and social perspectives onto the varied origins and situations of contemporary tribal Malay and aboriginal communities in Southern Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo and Sumatra. A wealth of field knowledge contributes to the ground-breaking forum which clarifies the continuities and discontinuities of tribal life today in what was the area of the kingdom of the Malay Sultanates. This will be a major resource for anyone concerned peoples often known only in stereotype.


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