Colonialism, Violence and Muslims in Southeast Asia: The Maria Hertogh Controversy and Its Aftermath
This book deals with the genesis, outbreak and far-reaching effects of a legal controversy and the resulting outbreak of mass violence, which determined the course of British colonial rule after post World War Two in Singapore and Malaya. Based on extensive archival sources, it examines the custody hearing of Maria Hertogh, a case which exposed tensions between Malay and S...more
Hardcover, 185 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Routledge
(first published 2009)
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