Across the Causeway: A Multi-dimensional Study of by Takashi Shiraishi

By Takashi Shiraishi

This publication considers Malaysia-Singapore kinfolk from quite a number disciplinary views. Geographical proximity, ancient linkages, fabric flows, and hobbies have lengthy attached the peoples and territories of Malaysia and Singapore in quite a few methods and with various levels of depth. kin among the 2 nations were formed not just through competing visions of the kingdom and different trajectories taken through those international locations' nation-building tasks, but additionally by way of the truth of financial interdependence and festival, safeguard cooperation, and lengthening embeddedness within the market-created East Asian sector. The 13 essays on background, politics, neighborhood defense, legislation, and financial system jointly goal at a multi-dimensional examine that seeks to show the density and complexity of connections "across the Causeway".

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