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
J. M. Gullick