Towards A History Of Law In Malaysia And Singapore


by Ahmad Ibrahim

Towards A History Of Law In Malaysia And Singapore

Price:  US$10.67   (SGD13.86*)
Format:  Paper Back, 142 pages
Published:  2011, Malaysia, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789836230539
SB#:  052133 (106)

About This Book

2011 reissue of the 1992 publication of the First Braddell Memorial lecture given in 1970 by the Tan Sri Datuk Ahaed Ibrahim (D. 1916) who has had of course wide experience of the law in both Singapore and Malaysia. Law and the forms of its survival and of customary law as well as the 1786 beginnings of Colonial/ British Law in Penang and subsequently in the Straits Settlements. Legal provisions and practice in the mid-19th century onwards is traced through to various modifications and developments under the Federation of Malaya . The third section reviews aspects of legal history in the Borneo States. It should of course be noted that the lecture was given in 1970. With bibliography and index.


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