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Southeast Asia: A Historical Encyclopedia, from Angkor Wat to East Timor - Page 138
edited by - 2004 - 1791 pages
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Malaya, the Making of a Nation

Malaya - 1957 - 67 pages
...elections, held on 27th July 1955, at which the Alliance formed by the United Malay National Organisation (UMNO), the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC) won 51 out of the 52 seats, the High Commissioner announced the composition of the new Executive Council....
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Contributions to Asian studies: Pluralism in Malaysia : myth and reality : a ...

Judith A. Nagata - Cultural pluralism - 1975 - 138 pages
...Malaysia is the method by which this dilemma has been overcome. The three leading communal groups, the United Malays' National Organization (UMNO), the...Association (MCA), and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC), formed an alliance, called simply the Alliance, which has governed Malaysia since before Independence....
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The Cauldron of Ethnicity in the Modern World

Manning Nash - Social Science - 1989 - 142 pages
...restrictive economic legislation or confiscatory activities. Apparently this bargain, struck among the United Malays National Organization (UMNO), the...Association (MCA), and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC) appealed to the voters, at least it held while the economy continued to grow at a socially satisfactory...
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The Population of Peninsular Malaysia

Swee-Hock Saw - Business & Economics - 1988 - 342 pages
...INTERNATIONAL STATE BOUNDARY • STATE CAPITAL RAILWAY comprised the United Malay National Organisation (UMNO), the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA), and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC), was voted into power. The Alliance, under the premiership of Tengku Abdul Rahman, formed the first...
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Asia-Pacific Economies: A Survey

Associate Professor of Economics Anis Chowdhury, Iyanatul Islam, Iyanatul Y. Islamn, Anis Chowdhury, Associate Professor of Economics Iyanatul Islam - Business & Economics - 1997 - 306 pages
...first Prime Minister. The government was formed by the coalition of major ethnically oriented parties: UMNO, the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC). Singapore joined the Federation of Malaya in 1963 when it gained full independence. But, in order to...
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Governing Singapore: Democracy and National Development

R. K. Vasil - History - 2000 - 267 pages
...federation. At the same time, the Alliance, then the ruling party in the federation (a coalition of the United Malays National Organization — UMNO,...— MCA and the Malayan Indian Congress — MIC), was not to intervene and participate in the domestic politics of Singapore. With the formation of the...
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South East Asia, Colonial History: Peaceful transitions to independence ...

Paul H. Kratoska - Asia, Southeastern - 2001 - 440 pages
...provided a government for the Federation since 1955. The Alliance is really a coalition of three communal parties: the United Malays National Organization (UMNO),...Association (MCA) and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC). With fervor and votes mainly from its Malay members and funds and organizing know-how from its Chinese...
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Democracy in Malaysia: Discourses and Practices

Khoo Boo Teik Khoo - Political Science - 2002 - 274 pages
...universalist and modernist discourse. Their separate ethnic parties - the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC) - formed a coalition, the Alliance. At the apex of the Alliance, its leaders agreed to acknowledge...
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Values and Life Styles in Urban Asia: A Cross-cultural Analysis and ...

Takashi Inoguchi - History - 2005 - 503 pages
...political organizations in the 1955 general election under the Alliance Party. This party comprised the United Malays National Organization (UMNO), the...Association (MCA), and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC). The Alliance under Tunku Abdul Rahman defeated most opposition, including Party Negara, the Malay-rights...
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Islamic Banking & Finance in South-east Asia: Its Development & Future

Angelo M. Venardos - Business & Economics - 2005 - 247 pages
...that is the Malays, Chinese and Indians, was forged by the formation of the Alliance, which comprised UMNO, the Malayan Chinese Association (MCA) and the Malayan Indian Congress (MIC). In the first Federal elections of 1955, the Alliance won 51 out of the 52 seats contested. At a ceremony...
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