Malaysia: Language Politics

Between The Lines

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Between The Lines:

Malaysia: Language Politics

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Almost 60 years after independence, Malaysia continues to grapple with language and education policies. How does a multicultural country unify its diverse populace through the promotion of its national language, while still equipping itself to meet the linguistic demands of a globalised economy?

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