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Selected Topics on Archaeology, History and Culture in the Malay World

Editors: ABDUL WAHAB, M.R., Ahmad Zakaria, R.M., Hadrawi, M., Ramli, Z. (Eds.)

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  • Presents original research and perspectives on local heritage and issues
  • Challenges the sustainable development of culture and the arts in Southeast Asia
  • Raises cultural awareness of the Malay World
  • Promotes a better understanding and interpretation of the history of the Malay Civilisation
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This book presents selected academic papers addressing five key research areas – archaeology, history, language, culture and arts – related to the Malay Civilisation. It outlines new findings, interpretations, policies, methodologies and theories that were presented at the International Seminar on Archaeology, History, and Language in the Malay Civilisation (ASBAM5) in 2016. Further, it provides new perspectives and serves as a vital point of reference for all researchers, students, policymakers and legislators who have an interest in the Malay Civilisation.

About the authors

Zuliskandar Ramli is the Deputy Director of Institute of the Malay World and Civilization, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. A PhD holder in archaeology and ancient history, his research revolves around culture history, material culture and heritage tourism in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. He is involved in promoting cultural heritage for tourism and economic development.

Ros Mahwati Ahmad Zakaria is a lecturer in Islamic and Asia Civilization at the Islamic Science University of Malaysia. She was a post-doctoral researcher at the Institute of the Malay World and Civilization, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia for a year after she received

her PhD in 2015 and majors in Islamic Art. She has 15 years of experience as a former Senior Curator at the Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia and an Islamic art columnist at one of the main stream newspaper. Recently, she worked on the revitalization of the East Coast Malay Qur’an Binding tradition as a main research interest.

Muhlis Hadrawi is a lecturer in philology, literature and Bugis language at the Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia. He conducted a research on philological and historical studies on the integration of Malay arrival in South Sulawesi in the 16th century and the 17th. He writes widely on various aspects of Bugis literature and his latest publication is the Book of Intercourse Assikalaibineng Bugis.

Mohd Rohaizat is a Ph.D. candidate in Malay Cultural studies. He is interested in maritime archaeology, ethnomathematics, art and culture. He holds a bachelor's and master's degree in computer science from Universiti Putra Malaysia. He is currently working as a Science Officer at the Laboratory of Ethnomathematics and Didactics, Institute for Mathematical Research, UPM. He has been involved in many activities, seminars and academic publications, and actively participated as a speaker in various seminars and conferences.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Archaeology, Culture, and History: Concept and Potential as a Product of Heritage Tourism in Malaysia and Indonesia

    Pages 1-18

    Ramli, Zuliskandar

  • Islamic Archeology: Reassessment

    Pages 19-26

    Ali, Muhamad Shafiq Bin Mohd (et al.)

  • Cultural Diversity in the Prehistoric Period in South Sulawesi

    Pages 27-38

    Hasanuddin,

  • The Roles of Liang Sites in the Settlement System of the Torajan Community

    Pages 39-53

    Duli, Akin

  • The Roles of the Liya and Kaledupa Forts at Wakatobi As Defensive Forts of the Buton Kingdom

    Pages 55-72

    Rosmawati,

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eBook $169.00
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Hardcover $209.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-13-3858-8
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Selected Topics on Archaeology, History and Culture in the Malay World
Editors
  • MOHD ROHAIZAT ABDUL WAHAB
  • Ros Mahwati Ahmad Zakaria
  • Muhlis Hadrawi
  • Zuliskandar Ramli
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-5669-7
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-5669-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-5668-0
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-3858-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 243
Number of Illustrations
92 b/w illustrations
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