Alternative Perspectives in Third-World Development

The Case of Malaysia

  • Masudul Alam Choudhury
  • Uzir Abdul Malik
  • Mohammad Anuar Adnan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Masudul A. Choudhury, Uzir Abdul Malik, Mohammad Anuar Adnan
    Pages 1-11
  3. Chamhuri Siwar
    Pages 200-219
  4. Masudul A. Choudhury, Uzir Abdul Malik, Mohammad Anuar Adnan
    Pages 240-246
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 247-248

About this book


The Malaysian economy is developing fast within the context of increasing globalization. The book analyses in depth Malaysia's policies aimed at promoting international trade, economic growth and social welfare. It also studies Malaysia's position in the Southeast Asia region and in a global context. This analysis forms the basis for the formulation of an alternative development strategy, whose aim is producing a caring civil society and enhancing the general welfare of the population while developing the economy.


desegregation development East Asia Economic Development economic growth economy globalization growth Policy political economy Third World

Editors and affiliations

  • Masudul Alam Choudhury
    • 1
  • Uzir Abdul Malik
    • 2
  • Mohammad Anuar Adnan
    • 2
  1. 1.University College of Cape BretonSydneyCanada
  2. 2.Department of Agricultural and Resource EconomicsUniversiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaMalaysia

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