Leadership in Malaysia

  • Patrick Kim Cheng LowEmail author


In this chapter, the sections that follow will examine:


Prime Minister Work Minister Leadership Style Service Leader Moral Courage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Business, Economics & Policy StudiesUniversiti Brunei DarussalamGadongBrunei Darussalam

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