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PBDS and ethnicity in Sarawak politics


Chin, JU, PBDS and ethnicity in Sarawak politics, Journal of Contemporary Asia, 26, (4) pp. 512-526. ISSN 0047-2336 (1996) [Refereed Article]

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DOI: doi:10.1080/00472339680000311


Chin examines the Sarawak Malaysia political party Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak and its use of "Dayakism" or Dayak ethnic nationalism as an election strategy. It is suggested that political parties appealing on communal lines in semi-competitive arenas like Sarawak may not be successful.

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:99740
Year Published:1996
Web of Science® Times Cited:9
Deposited By:School of Humanities
Deposited On:2015-04-02
Last Modified:2016-08-22

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