From Decolonization to Ethno-Nationalism: A Study of Malaysia's School History Sylabuses and Textbooks, 1905 - 2020
Santhiram R Raman
The book opens with the apposite African saying 'Until the lions have their own storytellers, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.' In this book the author, a Professor at the National Institute of Education, Singapore, picks through the way history has been taught in Malaysia from the late colonial times until now. The result is evidence that when the government's message changes, history does too. As Mark Twain said, 'The very ink with which history is written is merely fluid prejudice. New Paperback. 111 pages with a bibliography.
Weight: 0.4 kg Post free within Malaysia