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Ethnocentrism: Ketuanan Melayu

Books LLC

Published August 31st 2011
ISBN : 9781156463635
Paperback
314 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 85. Chapters: Anti-globalization movement, Cultural bias, Ketuanan Melayu, Afrocentrism, Stereotypes of East AsiansMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 85. Chapters: Anti-globalization movement, Cultural bias, Ketuanan Melayu, Afrocentrism, Stereotypes of East Asians in the Western world, American exceptionalism, Kevin B. MacDonald, Nihonjinron, Sinocentrism, The Culture of Critique series, Stereotypes of African Americans, Deaf culture, Eurocentrism, Purushottam Nagesh Oak, American civil religion, Black nationalism, Pure blood theory in Korea, Fjordman, Frank Salter, Stereotypes of Native Americans, V. T. Rajshekar, Chosen people, Consumer ethnocentrism, Frances Cress Welsing, Malay Agenda, Stereotypes of white people, Indigenism, Antihaitianismo, Stereotypes of Hispanic and Latino Americans, Historic states represented in Turkish presidential seal, Sambhaji Brigade, Nazi punk, Polycentrism, Auto-segregation, Xenocentrism, Indocentrism, Cultural suppression, Americentrism. Excerpt: Ketuanan Melayu (Malay for Malay supremacy or Malay dominance) is the claim that the Malay people are the tuan (masters) of Malaysia. The Malaysian Chinese and Indian-Malaysians who form a significant minority in Malaysia, are considered beholden to the Malays for granting them citizenship in return for special privileges as set out in Article 153 of the Constitution of Malaysia. This quid pro quo arrangement is usually referred to as the Malaysian social contract. The concept of ketuanan Melayu is usually referenced by politicians, particularly those from the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), the most influential political party in Malaysia. Although the idea itself predates Malaysian independence, the phrase ketuanan Melayu did not come into vogue until the early 2000s decade. Historically, the most vocal political opposition towards the concept has come from non-Malay-based parties, such as the Malaysian Peoples Movement Party (Gerakan) and Democratic Action Party (DAP)- in the 2000s ...