Farewell to Democracy in Sarawak:
The Making of a Neocolony
This is principally an anthropological work looking at the effects of 'Malaysianisation' on the aboriginal peoples of Sarawak. Bruton argues that the education system and 'development' generally imposed by central government has ruined the essentially democratic nature of the Bidayuh and Iban communities. Very Good Hardback in a Near Fine Dust Jacket. First Edition. 278 pages with various forms, diagrams and tables, a bibliography and an index.
Weight: 0.8kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Merlin Books, Braunton, UK, 1993.. First edition. ISBN: 9780863036088
Condition: The book looks new except that one page has been badly cut and part of it protrudes outside the rest of the text block