Malaysia’s Electoral Upheaval
journal contributionposted on 2023-05-18, 09:06 authored by James ChinJames Chin, Huat, WC
State governments that are under opposition control (or which simply show an independent streak) have found themselves undermined by the center's bribery, or simply toppled outright via the center's imposition of emergency rule. [...] the 2008 voting, there had never been more than two opposition state governments at any one time, and the only question nationally was how wide would be the BN's final margin in Parliament.
Publication titleJournal of Democracy
Department/SchoolSchool of Humanities
PublisherJohns Hopkins Univ Press
Place of publicationJournals Publishing Division, 2715 North Charles St, Baltimore, USA, Md, 21218-4319
Rights statementCopyright 2009 National Endowment for Democracy and The Johns Hopkins University Press