Malaysia’s Election and Najib’s Challenged Mandate


Bridget Welsh

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 216


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: June 19, 2013
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Bridget Welsh, Associate Professor of Political Science at the Singapore Management University, explains that "Najib now faces multiple challenges, from electoral legitimacy and inclusive national representation across ethnic communities and classes, to building confidence in political institutions and engaging a more demanding citizen."

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