restricted access   Volume 89, Part 2, No. 311, December 2016

Table of Contents

Note of Appreciation

p. vii


Historiography and Shifting Interpretations of the Death of Sultan Mahmud Syah II

pp. 1-23

The Career of Francis James Bernard: Nepotism and Patronage in Early Singapore

pp. 25-44

Borneo History: Time for a New Look?

pp. 45-65

Former Japanese Soldiers Who Joined Communist Guerrillas in Malaya: Reconstructing an Elusive History*

pp. 67-99

Malayan Women during the Japanese Occupation

pp. 101-124

Nation and Conservation: Postcolonial Water Narratives in Singapore Rituals

pp. 125-138

Notes & Queries

The Word Bugis

p. 139

Who wrote A Yellow Sleuth?

pp. 139-140

Documents from Singapore History

The Establishment of Singapore

pp. 141-143

The Singapore Water Supply

pp. 144-147

Book Reviews

Conversations with Tunku Abdul Rahman by Tan Sri Abdullah Ahmad (review)

pp. 149-150

Nature Contained: Environmental Histories of Singapore ed. by Timothy P. Barnard (review)

pp. 151-152

Malaysia’s Original People: Past, Present and Future of the Orang Asli ed. by Kirk Endicott (review)

pp. 152-155

Globalized Muslim Youth in the Asia Pacific: Popular Culture in Singapore and Sydney by Kamaludeen Mohamed Nasir (review)

pp. 156-157

The Incubus of Intervention: Conflicting Indonesia Strategies of John F. Kennedy and Allen Dulles by Greg Poulgrain (review)

pp. 158-159

Ethnic Relations in Malaysia: Harmony & Conflict by Syed Husin Ali (review)

pp. 160-164

The Malayan Emergency: Essays on a Small Distant War by Souchou Yao (review)

pp. 165-168

Annual Report and Accounts

Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society Persatuan Asia Diraja Bahagian Malaysia

pp. 169-183