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Published: 26 January 2017

242 Pages


ISBN: 9780198755999

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Constitutional Conflicts in Contemporary Malaysia

Second Edition

HP Lee

  • Offers a lucid and succinct analysis of the constitutional conflicts which affected the checks and balances of the Malaysian constitution.
  • Provides an excellent account of the growth of the Malaysian nation and the constitutional and legal aspects of the crises weathered by the Malaysian polity.
  • Explains very clearly the constitutional dimensions of political conflicts in Malaysia.

New to this Edition:

  • A chapter examining the Islamization phenomenon and the implications of this phenomenon for the rule of law in Malaysia
  • A much-expanded chapter on the state of constitutionalism in Malaysia
  • the many controversies which have afflicted the Malaysian judiciary since the 'Judiciary Crisis' of 1988, the A discussion of the reforms proposed to restore public confidence in the judicial institution and the significance and efficacy of these reforms

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