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Production of Knowledge: Non-Governmental Organizations: Malaysia
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Malaysia: state, civil society and gender politics

Located in Southeast Asia, Malaysia is a nation with a population of 25 million, consisting of thirteen states and three Federal Territories. Contemporary Malaysia is made up of the majority ethnic Malays and minority populations of ethnic Chinese, Indians, Sikhs …

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Basarudin, Azza, “Production of Knowledge: Non-Governmental Organizations: Malaysia”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 19 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0687>
First published online: 2010



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