1st Edition

Indigenous Political Systems of West Malaya
Revised Edition

ISBN 9780367716929
Published March 31, 2021 by Routledge
176 Pages

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Book Description

An analysis of the political organization of the traditional government of the Malay Sultans before the introduction of British rule in 1874.

Table of Contents

Preface, 1. Introduction, 2. The Malay Village Community, 3. The Sultanate, 4. The Ruling Class, 5. The Chief in his District, 6. Law and War, 7. Economic Aspects of Political Leadership, 8. The Cohesion of the State, Appendix: Sources, Abbreviations, Bibliography, Index

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J. M. Gullick