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Hossain, Ishtiaq (2008) Foreign policy. In: Government and Politics in Malaysia. Cengage Learning Asia Pte Ltd., Singapore, pp. 269-295. ISBN 978-981-4239-27-1; 981-4239-27-5

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This chapter provides a broad view of Malaysia's foreign policy. It applies the "funnel of causality" to explain the various factors that shape the foreign policy of Malaysia. This is followed by an analysis of the aims and objectives of Malaysia's foreign policy. Finally, it provides a survey of foreign policy of Malaysia under the leadership of Prime Ministers Tunku Abdul Rahman 0957-1970), Tun Abdul Razak bin Hussein 0970-1976), Tun Hussein Onn (1976-1981), Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad (1981-2003), and Data' Seri Abdullah bin Haji Ahmad Badawi (2003- ).

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Malaysia, foreign policy
Subjects: J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Political Science
Depositing User: Dr. Ishtiaq Hossain
Date Deposited: 09 Apr 2013 14:43
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2013 14:47
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/5964

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