• Concept of a Hero in Malay Society – S$28.00
    • Concept of a Hero in Malay Society – S$28.00
    • Concept of a Hero in Malay Society – S$28.00
    • 'The author of this book attempts to study the Malay conception of the hero as projected by the ruling class…The readers would benefit greatly from the book. They would attain a better understanding of Malay politics and cultural life. This is the first attempt made to study the conception of the hero in Malay society…the way the author tackles the…
  • Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World – S$38.00
    • Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World – S$38.00
    • Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay-Indonesian World – S$38.00
    • While many books have probed the role of Islam in political and social change in Southeast Asia over the past three decades, few have focused on the power of the religious discourse itself in shaping this transformation. Contemporary Islamic Discourse in the Malay–Indonesian World captures the interplay between religion and social thought in comparative case studies from Malaysia, Indonesia and…
  • Cultural Mapping: A Guide to Understanding Place, Community and Continuity (Second Edition) – S$56.00
  • Culture, Identity & Foodways of The Terengganu Chinese – S$25.00
    • Culture, Identity & Foodways of The Terengganu Chinese – S$25.00
    • Culture, Identity & Foodways of The Terengganu Chinese – S$25.00
    • The Chinese minority in Terengganu, Malaysia, are struggling to maintain their Sinic culture, identity and community in the face of socio-political changes and Islamisation since the early 1970s. They are also facing problems due to population attrition from an outflow of the younger generation to larger cities in Malaysia for jobs and further education. The acculturated Terengganu Peranakan Chinese, descendants…
  • Deals, Datus And Dayaks: Sarawak And Brunei In The Making of Malaysia – S$18.00
    • Deals, Datus And Dayaks: Sarawak And Brunei In The Making of Malaysia – S$18.00
    • Deals, Datus And Dayaks: Sarawak And Brunei In The Making of Malaysia – S$18.00
    • This book tells the story of Malaysia's formation and its early struggle for survival. A treasure trove of recently de-classified records from the UK National Archives and the US Consulate in Kuching, demonstrate how the British, Singapore and Malayan governments seized upon the Brunei revolt, and Indonesian attacks across the Sarawak border, to justify their extensive use of coercive measures…
  • Dr. Burhanuddin: Putera Setia Melayu Raya – S$17.00
    • Dr. Burhanuddin: Putera Setia Melayu Raya – S$17.00
    • Dr. Burhanuddin: Putera Setia Melayu Raya – S$17.00
    • "Di atas robohan kota Melaka, Kita dirikan jiwa merdeka, Bersatu-padulah segenap baka, Membela hak keadilan pusaka." - Dr. Burhanuddin Buku kecil ini tidak saya maksudkan sebagai riwayat hidup Dr. Burhanuddin sebab riwayat hidup haruslah meriwayatkan keseluruhan hidup seseorang — dari zaman kecilnya hingga ke akhir hayatnya — dan haruslah pula penuh dengan tarikh-tarikh sedang perkara-perkara penting ini tidak terdapat di…
  • Educational Development in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges – S$35.00
    • Educational Development in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges – S$35.00
    • Educational Development in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges – S$35.00
    • The development of education in Malaysia, a multiethnic country that comprises three main ethnic groups, namely Malays, Chinese and Indians, is confronted by a myriad of issues and challenges. This book comprises 14 chapters that deal with various issues and challenges that affect the development of education in Malaysia. The first four chapters are basically historical documentation of educational development…
  • Educational Issues in Multiethnic Malaysia – S$30.00
    • Educational Issues in Multiethnic Malaysia – S$30.00
    • Educational Issues in Multiethnic Malaysia – S$30.00
    • Education in multiethnic societies is a subject of considerable debates in almost all parts of the world. These debates have invoked strongly-felt positions between competing ethnic groups over a host of issues that have a profound impact on the nation building process. Apart from deep-seated issues arising from contrasting internal demands over educational rights and equality, emerging issues arising from…
  • Emancipated Education: Essays on the Nurturing of Critical Discourse – S$32.00
    • Emancipated Education: Essays on the Nurturing of Critical Discourse – S$32.00
    • Emancipated Education: Essays on the Nurturing of Critical Discourse – S$32.00
    • The obsession with world rankings and vocational training has turned universities into factories for the production of students and publications. Teaching plays second fiddle to research output, normally circulated within a small circle of ‘experts’ to be validated or condemned to the abyss, leading to the justifiable charge that universities are ivory towers. In Emancipated Education Dr Azhar Ibrahim’s call…
  • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Essence of Fruity Goodness – S$12.50
    • Written by a health enthusiast from the viewpoint of Traditional Chinese Medicine, this book provides a friendly approach to health and vitality for the busy individual: · Interaction of the five elements with the internal organs of the human body · Stories of fruits and vegetables illustrated in comics · Classification of 75 fruits and vegetables in five distinctive colours…
  • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • Essence of Natural Cures – S$9.50
    • This book gathers six of the most widely-used natural therapy systems of Indian origin and presents them in a simple, easy-to-understand form. Here you will find the basics of Ayurveda, Siddha, Unani, Yoga, Homeopathy and Naturopathy, all aimed towards helping you achieve a healthier, happier life.
  • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • Essential Chinese Medicine – Health Tonics – S$36.50
    • This volume introduces 54 well-known herbs and other substances commonly used in TCM. It explains the medicinal effects of these substances, how to identify, purchase and store them, and includes a wide variety of appealing and tasty recipes whereby they can be cooked as food for easy and enjoyable consumption.