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Rural Malay women in tradition and transition

by Heather Strange

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Published by Praeger in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malaysia.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural women -- Malaysia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHeather Strange.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1750.6 .S77
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 264 p. ;
      Number of Pages264
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4259546M
      ISBN 100030526167
      LC Control Number81005140

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      1 day ago  There is no single national costume in Malaysia. But all of the outfits can be divided into several main categories: Malay, Chinese, Indian, and Aboriginal dress (Orang Asli). Malaysia is a country where different cultures mix and intertwine. But the more interesting it is to learn about the clothing traditions of Malaysia. There is a wide variety of folk costumes used by the locals and the Kampung Boy is a favorite of millions of readers in Southeast masterful economy worthy of Charles Schultz, Lat recounts the life of Mat, a Muslim boy growing up in rural Malaysia in the s: his adventures and mischief-making, fishing trips, religious study, and work on his family's rubber ://

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