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Media and nation building how the Iban became Malaysian by John Postill

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Published by Berghahn Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Mass media policy -- Malaysia,
  • Nationalism -- Malaysia,
  • Iban (Bornean people) -- Malaysia -- Politics and government

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Postill.
SeriesAsia Pacific studies -- 1
LC ClassificationsP95.82.M4 P67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19889750M
ISBN 109781845451325, 9781845451356
LC Control Number2008026231

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