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Australian Studies in Malaysia: Why there is none, yet


Chin, JU, Australian Studies in Malaysia: Why there is none, yet, Otemon journal of Australian studies, 39 pp. 85-90. ISSN 0385-3446 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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This short paper will explain why Australian Studies is not offered in Malaysia despite the strong and long bilateral relationship between Australia and Malaysia. It will also offer some suggestions on how Australian Studies can be offered in Malaysia. The first part of this paper covers the historical and contemporary links between the two countries and the second part of the paper looks at the system of higher education in Malaysia. The final part will attempt to answer the question why there is no Australian Studies in Malaysia.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Political science
Research Field:Government and politics of Asia and the Pacific
Objective Division:Law, Politics and Community Services
Objective Group:Government and politics
Objective Field:Government and politics not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Chin, JU (Professor James Chin)
ID Code:99645
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:School of Humanities
Deposited On:2015-03-31
Last Modified:2015-04-21

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