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Common Ground: Race and the colonial universe in British Malaya

Khor Manickam, Sandra


This article explores the common bases of knowledge on race among Malay intellectuals and British scholar-officials in British Malaya. It focuses on genealogies of knowledge that not only lead back to Europe, but to contexts in the Malay Archipelago, encompassing both coloniser and colonised as agents of production of colonial knowledge on race. Race was a strategy adopted by Malay intellectuals in a colonial milieu, in line with histories and conditions before and during the period of British...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Southeast Asian Studies
DOI: 10.1017/S0022463409990087


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