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Author Lim, Regiona, 1973-

Title Federal-state relations in Sabah, Malaysia : the Berjaya administration, 1976-85 / Regina Lim
Published Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2008

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Description 1 online resource (x, 153 pages) : illustrations
Contents Preliminary pages; 1. Introduction; 2. Sabah Before Malaysia; 3. Contesting the Rules of the Game, 1963-76; 4. Berjaya and Federal-State Relations; 5. Development and Patronage; 6. The Contest for Islamic Leadership and Multiracial Votes; 7. Epilogue and Conclusion; References; Index; About the Author
Summary This book is a study of the political development of the Malaysian state of Sabah under the administration of Parti Bersatu Rakyat Jelata Sabah (Berjaya - Sabah People's United Party), which controlled the state legislature between 1976 and 1985. It attempts to disentangle the three dominant themes within social scientific studies of Sabah: the issues of federalism, the politics of ethnicity, and the political economy of development. The book argues that the emergence of a developmental di ..
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-141) and index
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Subject Parti Berjaya.
Parti Berjaya.
Political parties.
Central-local government relations.
Central-local government relations.
Political parties.
Politics and government.
Sabah (Malaysia) -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Sabah -- History -- 20th century
Malaysia -- Sabah.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Institute of Southeast Asian Studies
Other Titles Berjaya administration, 1976-85