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tan beng hui.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1455 words.

A multiethnic and multireligious nation, Malaysia spans two land masses, Peninsular and East Malaysia, and has thirteen states and three

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Malaysia

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 1252 words.

Malaysia consists of two parts, the Malay peninsula and N Borneo. Peninsular Malaysia is made up of 11 states

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Malaysia

Peter Stalker.

in A Guide to Countries of the World

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Geography. 878 words.

Malaysia's ruling party is coming under increasing pressure.

Malaysia has an unusual geographical composition. Its territory is evenly divided between

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Malaysia

Craig A. Lockard.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 3612 words.

Malaysia politically links Malaya, on the Southeast Asian mainland, with northern Borneo, over four hundred miles away across the South

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Malaysia

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 274 words.

A Federation (Persekutuan Tanah Malaysia) since 1963 when it was created from the Federation of Malaya, North Borneo (now Sabah),

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Malaysia

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 274 words.

A Federation (Persekutuan Tanah Malaysia) since 1963 when it was created from the Federation of Malaya, North Borneo (now Sabah),

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Malaysia

John Everett-Heath.

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

P ublished online September 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 274 words.

A Federation (Persekutuan Tanah Malaysia) since 1963 when it was created from the Federation of Malaya, North Borneo (now Sabah),

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Malaysia

Edited by Jonathan M. Bloom and Sheila S. Blair.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 10223 words.

Country in Southeast Asia, consisting of a federation of 13 states, 11 of which form West Malaysia in the Malay

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Malaysia

William P. Malm.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 1112 words.

The Southeast Asian country of Malaysia has territory on both the southern Malay Peninsula and on the northern part of

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Malaysia

in The Oxford Companion to Comparative Politics

January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 1100 words.

A quintessential “plural” society, Malaysia is alternatively seen as either an exemplar of the careful management of ethnic diversity alongside

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Malaysia

Jomo Kwame Sundaram.

in The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 1375 words.

Comprising Peninsular Malaysia, previously known as Malaya, which lies at the southeastern tip of the Asian continental landmass, and Sabah

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Malaysia

Nicholas Tarling.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 1289 words.

Malaysia, created in 1963, was an adventure in decolonization. Like other states in postcolonial Southeast Asia, it inherited colonial

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Malaysia

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Islam. 2575 words.

Malaysia is a multiethnic, multilingual, and multireligious society, in which ethnicity and religious affiliation are central elements in the constitution

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Malaysia

Edited by Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 583 words.

A country in south-east Asia, having two parts, West and East, separated by the South China Sea.

Physical.

East Malaysia

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Malaysia

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 610 words.

A country in south-east Asia, having two parts, West and East, separated by the South China Sea.

East Malaysia comprises Sarawak and Sabah in the north and north-west of the island...

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Malaysia

Philip Stott, John Villiers, Khoo Joo Ee, Helen Ibbitson Jessup, Jonathan M. Bloom, Ken Yeang, Sayed Ahmad Jamal, Annabel Teh Gallop, Lewis G. Hill, Dawn F. Rooney, Sylvia Fraser-Lu, Amin Sweeney, Nora Taylor, Robert S. Wicks, Sian E. Jay, Victor T. King and Yeoh Jin Leng.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: South and Southeast Asian Art. 22092 words.

Country in South-east Asia, consisting of a federation of 13 states, 11 of which form West Malaysia in the Malay Peninsula at the southernmost tip of the South-east Asian mainland (see...

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Malaysia

Jack Percival Baker Dobbs, Patricia Matusky, Ivan Polunin, Tanya Polunin, Virginia Gorlinski and Patricia Samson.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 16834 words.

Country in South-east Asia. The federation consists of 11 states of Peninsular (or West) Malaysia and the two states of Sabah and Sarawak on the island of Borneo to the east.

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Malaysia

Overview page. Subjects: History.

Malaysia's ruling party is coming under increasing pressure.

Malaysia has an unusual geographical composition. Its territory is evenly divided between a portion on the Asian...

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Malaysia

John A. Lent.

in Asian Comics

January 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 11123 words.

This chapter follows the development of Malaysian comic art from the first newspaper strips in the 1930s until the present. Included are discussions of the works of Lat (Mohd. Nor Khalid),...

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Malaysia

Robert R. Bianchi.

in Guests of God

September 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Chapter. Subjects: Islam. 11924 words.

Malaysia’s leaders have nurtured the state hajj agency, Tabung Haji, into an internationally applauded experiment to spur modern capitalism with the aid of traditional religious values....

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