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Economy and Society in the Pre-independence Malay-Indonesian World: An Overview

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The period of the rapid Islamization of the Malay-Indonesian Archipelago, approximately between the thirteenth and sixteenth centuries, was a distinctive period which implanted a Muslim civilization in the area during these centuries.

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Malay Peninsula Dual Economy Economic Surplus Capitalist Mode Penal Sanction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SociologyNational University of SingaporeSingapore

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