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The almanac of women and minorities in world politics / Mart Martin.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 2000. 
	UCB  DREF   HQ1236; .M347 2000

ASEAN clearinghouses on women in development.  [Jakarta] : Published for
ASEAN Women's Programme by Center for Scientific Documentation and
Information, Indonesian Institute of Sciences in cooperation with UNICEF, 1994.
	UCB   MAIN      HQ1240.5.A785 A85 1994
	
Bibliografi wanita = Women's bibliography, Malaysia / prepared by the
National Clearinghouse on Women in Development.  Kuala Lumpur : National
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1115 .B496 1990 REF

Biografi wanita Malaysia 4. / disusun oleh PERTIWI.  Cet. 1.  Kuala Lumpur :
PERTIWI, 1983.
	 UCB   SSEA   HQ1750.6 .B537 1983 REF

Bibliography of Asian studies.
Ann Arbor, Mich. : Association for Asian Studies, 1957
	UCB   MAIN   DS503.1.F3
	UCB   SSEA    DS511.A12.B6 REF
		Library has:  1956-1991
Also available, for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff, is a searchable web-base 
version of Bibliography of  Asian Studies  (UCB Only) 

Chronology of women worldwide : people, places & events that shaped women's history
/ Lynne Brakeman, editor ; Susan Gall, managing editor.
Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research, c1997 [i.e. 1996] 
	UCB  DREF    HQ1121; .C617 1997

Compendium of social statistics and indicators, 
1988 = Recueil destatistiques et d'indicateurs sociaux, [1988] / Department of International 
Economic and Social Affairs = Departement des affairs economiques...  New York : United Nations, 1991.
	 UCB   GOVT REFE   HN25 .C6 1988 

The Penguin atlas of women in the world  / Joni Seager.  3rd ed., completely rev. and updated.  
New York : Penguin Books, , [c2003].
	UCB   DOE REFE   G1046.E1.S4 2003 

Statistical record of women worldwide / Linda Schmittroth, editor.  2nd ed.
New York : Gale Research, c1995.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1150.S73    Gov/Stat
		 Library has:  BOUND 1995(2)
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1150.S73   
		Library has:  BOUND 1995(2)

Status and role of Malaysian women in development : a
bibliographic essay / Bibliographical project team, Khoo ...
Kuala Lumpur : Faculty of Economics and Administration, University
of Malaya, National Population and Family Development Board,
Ministry of National Unity and Social Development, c1992.
	UCB   SSEA    HQ1240.5.M4.A12 S73, 1992  REF
	
Studies on women in Malaysia, 1990-2004 : an overview and bibliography/ Zainab
	UCB   SSEAa   HQ1750.6; .Z35 2006

Women in developing countries : a selected, annotated bibliography for development organisations
 / by Janet Townsend.  Sussex : Institute of Development Studies, [1988].
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.A12 T693 1988

Women in development : a resource guide for organization and action / ISIS Women's International 
Information & ... Philadelphia : New Society Publishers, c1984.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.W655 1984

Women in development : a selected, annotated bibliography and resource guide / prepared by 
Linda Gire Vavrus with Ron Cadieux and the staffof the Non-Formal Education Information Center.  
East Lansing, Mich. : Non-Formal Education Information Center, Institute for International 
Studies in Education, Michigan State University, 1980.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.A12 .V38

Women in development : bibliography on the advancement of women and essay on women's studies, 
with focus on South and ... / edited by Basundhara Dhungel.  Bangkok, Thailand : Division of 
Human Settlements Development, Asian Institute of Technology, 1988.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1735.3.B37 1988  REF

Women in Southeast Asia : a bibliography / Fan Kok-Sim.  Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, c1982.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1745.8.A12.F35  
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1745.8.A12.F35 REF

Women in the economy : a select annotated bibliography of Asia and Pacific / compiled by 
Vanita Nayak-Mukherjee.  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Asian and Pacific Development Centre ; Pinelands, 
St. Michael, Barbados : DAWN, 1991.
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1726.A12.W66 1991  REF

Women in the Third World : a directory of resources / compiled and edited by Thomas P. 
Fenton and Mary J. Heffronn.  Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, c1987.    	
	UCB   SSEA   HQ1870.9.A12.F461 1987  REF
   
Women in the Third World : a historical bibliography / Pamela R. Byrne, Suzanne R. Ontiveros, 
editors.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio Information Services, c1986.
	UCB   MAIN   HD1870.8.A12 W651 1986

Women in the Third World : a reference handbook / Karen L. Kinnear.  Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 
c1997.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1870.9.K58 1997
		
Women in the Third World : an encyclopedia of contemporary issues  / editor, Nelly P. 
Stromquist ; assistant editor, Karen Monkman.  New York : Garland Pub., 1998.
	UCB   DOE REFE   HQ1870.9.W6548 1998

Women studies abstracts.[Rush, N.Y., Rush Pub. Co.]
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1101.W65
		Library has:  BOUND v.1(1972)-28 (1999)
Also available, for currently enrolled U.C. Berkeley students, faculty and staff, is a searchable web-base 
version of Women Studies International  (UCB Only)


Women studies in Malaysia : an overview and a reference bibliography  / Jamilah 
Ariffin.    Kuala Lumpur : National Population and Family Development Board, 1991.
	UCB   S/SE Asia    HQ1181.M4.J25 1991  REF


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General Works

Feminism and the women's movement in Malaysia : an unsung (r)evolution / Cecilia Ng,
Maznah Mohamad and tan beng hui.  London ; New York : Routledge, 2006. 
	UCB   MAIN  HQ1750.6; .N4 2006

Gender, population, and environment in the context of deforestation : 
a Malaysian case study / by Noeleen Heyzer.  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
: Asian and Pacific Development Centre ; Geneva, Switzerland : United Nations Research 
Institute for Social Development, c1996.
	UCB   Main   HQ1240.5.M4.H49 1996

Malay peasant women and the land / Maila Stivens ... [et al.].  
London ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : Zed Books, c1994.
	 UCB   Main   DS595 .S95 1994

Orang Asli women and the forest : the impact of resource depletion on gender
relations among the Semai / Colin Nicholas;  Tijah Yok Chopil.;  Tiah Sabak.
Subang Jaya, Malaysia : Center for Orang Asli Concerns, 2003.
	UCB   MAIN   DS595.2.S3 N53 2003
	
Readings on women and development in Malaysia / coordinated and
edited by Jamilah Ariffin.  Kuala Lumpur : Populations Studies Unit, 
University of Malaya, 1994.
	UCB   Main   HQ1240.5.M4.R423 1994

Reason and passion : representations of gender in a Malay society / Michael G. Peletz.
Berkeley : University of California Press, c1996.
	UCB  Anth   DS595.P45 1996
	UCB  Main   DS595.P45 1996

Reviewing Malaysian women's status : country report in preparation
for the Fourth UN World Conference on Women / coordinated ...
Kuala Lumpur : Population Studies Unit, Faculty of Economics and
Administration, University of Malaya, 1994.
	UCB    Main    HQ1750.6.R484 1994

Rural Malay women in tradition and transition / Heather Strange.  New
	 UCB   Anthropol HQ1750.6 .S77
	UCB   Main      HQ1750.6 .S77

Status and role of Malaysian women in development and family welfare :
policy implications and recommendations / by Tan Poo Chang.  Kuala 
Lumpur, Malaysia : Faculty of Economics and Administration, University 
of Malaya : National Population and Family Development Board : Ministry 
of National Unity and Social Development, [1992].
	UCB  Main   HQ1240.5.M4.T35.1992

The tension between women's rights and religions : the case of Malaysia / Sharon A.
Bong.  Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, c2006. 
	UCB   MAIN  HQ1750.6; .B66 2006

Village mothers, city daughters : women and urbanization in Sarawak / edited by Hew
Cheng Sim.   Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2007. 
	UCB   MAIN  HQ1750.6; .V55 2007

Visible women in east coast Malay society : on the reproduction of
gender in ceremonial, school and market / Ingrid Rudie.
Oslo : Scandinavian University Press, 1994.
	UCB   Anth HQ1750.6.R83 1994

Women, Islam, and, nation building / Haji Faisal bin Haji Othman.
Kuala Lumpur : Berita Pub., 1993.
	UCB   Main Stack   HQ1170.F33 1993

Women and culture : between Malay Adat and Islam / Wazir Jahan Karim.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1992.
	UCB Main    HQ1750.6.W396 1992

Women and party politics in Peninsular Malaysia / Virginia H. Dancz.
Singapore ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.
	UCB   Main    HQ1236.5.M34.D361 1987
	UCB   SSEA    HQ1236.5.M34.D361 1987

Women in Malaysia / editors, Hing Ai Yun, Nik Safiah Karim, Rokiah 
Talib.  Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia : Pelanduk Publications, c1984.
	 UCB   Main      HQ1750.6 .W65 1984

Women in Malaysia : breaking boundaries / edited by Roziah Omar, Azizah Hamzah.
Cheras, Kuala Lumpur : Utusan Publications & Distributors, 2003.
	UCB   MAIN   HQ1750.6.W665 2003
	
Women in Sabah : needs, concerns, aspirations.  Kota Kinabalu, 
Sabah, Malaysia : Sabah Women Action Resource Group, 1992.
	UCB Main  HQ1750.6.Z8.S23 1992

Women, politics, and change : the Kaum Ibu UMNO, Malaysia, 1945-1972 / Lenore Manderson.
Kuala Lumpur ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1980.		
	UCB  Main  HQ1750.6.M36 1980
	
Women workers, migration and family in Sarawak / Hew Cheung Sim.  London ; New York 
: RoutledgeCurzon,  2003. 
	UCB   ANTH   HD6192.6.Z6.S274 2003

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Journal Articles
Administration of muslim law in Southeast Asia / Ahmad Ibrahim. 
	Islamic Culture / v. 46:3, 1972, p. 245-263.

Assessing patriarchy in labour organizations / Rohana Ariffin. 
	Kajian Malaysia, v. 12:1-2, 1994, p. 47-72. 

Changing patterns of politcal involvement among Malay village women / Marvin L. Rogers. 
	Asian Survey, v.26:3, 1986, p. 322-344.

Changing labor relations in Malaysia 1970's -1990's / Amarjit Kaur
	Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (Malaysia), v. 73:1, 
	2000, p. 1-16.	

Changing role of rural women in Malaysia : a case study / Abu Bakar, Noor Rahamah HJ.
	Asian Profile, v.19:1, Feb 1991 p. 21-38.

Colonial desires : sexuality, race and gender in British Malaya / Lenore Manderson.J
	Journal of the History of Sexuality, v.7:3, 1997, p. 372-388.

The development and direction of female educaiton in peninsular Malaysia / Lenore Manderson.
	Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society [Singapore], v.51:2, 
      1978, p. 100-122.

D.O.'s and DATO'S : Dialogue on the 'Adat Perpateh / J.M. Gullick. 
	Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, V. 73:2, 2000, p. 31-51.
	
Education and employment patterns of rural Malay women 1965-1975. / Heather Strange.
	Journal of Asian and African Studies, v. 13:1-2, 1978, p. 50-64.

The effects of industrialization on women : British and Malaysian experiences / Leslie O'Brien.
	Kajian Malaysia: Journal of Malaysian Studies, v.2:1, 1984, p. 38-58. 
      
Engendering everday resistance : gender, patronage and production politics in rural Malaysia /
Gillian Hart.
	Journal of Peasant Studies, v.19:1, 1991, p. 93-121. 

Ethnic differences and married women's employment in Malaysia: do government policies matter? 
/ Shahina Amin. 
	The Journal of Socio-Economics, v. 33:3, 2004, p. 291-306. 

Family migration and economic status of women in Malaysia /  Arpita Chattopadhyay.
	International Migration Review, v. 31:2, Summer 1997, p. 338-353.          

'Family values' and Islamic revival : gender rights and stare moral projects in 
Malaysia / Robin Root. 
	Women's Studies International Forum, V. 29:4, Jul-Aug 2006, p. 354-367.
	
Feminism in Malaysia : a historical and present perspective of Womens struggels in Malaysia 
/ Rohana Ariffin. 
	Women's Studies International Forum, v.22:4, Jul 1999, p. 417-423.

Forgotten contribution: women and development in Sabah / Abdul Samad Hadi. 
	Sojourn: Social issues in Southeast Asia, v.1:2, Aug. 1986, p. 199-212.

Gender at the margins : paradigms and peasantries in rural Malaysia / Maila Stivens.
	Women's Studies International Forum, v.17:4, 1994, p. 373-390.

Gender, power and the ambiguities of resistance in a Malay community of peninsular Malaysia 
/ Lucy Healey.
	Women's Studies International Forum, v.22:1, Jan 1999, p. 49-61.

Impact of development programs on women and fertility in three developing countries / 
Carol Vlasoff and Shirley Seward. 
	Resources for Feminist Research, v.12:4, 1983, p. 3-6.

Malay midwives and witches / W. J. Karim. 
	Social Science and Medicine, v. 18:22, 1984, p. 159-166

The Malay wedding / June M.L. Poon. 
	Asian Thought and Society, v. 33:69, Sept-Dec 1998, P. 220-236
		
Malay women as producers and managers / J. Massard.
	Tiers Monde, v.26:102, Apr-Jun 1985 p. 359-370.

Malay women's movements : leadership and processes of change / Wazir-jahan Karim.
	International Social Science Journal, v.35:4, 1983, p. 719-731.
           
Malaysia-computer chips to show marital status 
	Off our Backs, v.24:3, March 1999. 

Malaysia's Gadfly : Irene Fernandez / Pierre Claude, Richard Issel, Bernardo W. 
	WIN Magazine, Oct. 1999	

Malaysian media and the Malaysian woman / Kiranjit Kaur.
	Media Asia (Singapore), v.20:2, 1993, p. 82-89.

Malaysian Sisters in Islam oppose fundamentalism / Carol Ann Douglas
	Off Our Backs, v.28:3, March 1998. 

Marriage and divorce in Johore among the Malay-Muslims during the Japanese occupation, 
1942-1945 / Abu Talib Ahmad. 
	Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society [Malaysia], v.71:2
	1998, p. 63-90.

Modern Malay women and the message of the veil / Judith Nagata. 
	IN:  Male and Female in developing Southeast Asia, edited by W. Karam. 1994. 
	
Neither Reasonable nor Responsible: Contrasting Representations of Masculinity in a Malay 
Society / Michael J. Peutz.
	IN:  Bewitching Women, Pious Men: Gender and Body Politics in Southeast Asia. 
	/ edited by Aihwa Ong, Michael G. Peletz, 1995, p. 76-123.

'No prentice hand' : the Penang novels of Mary Eastwick / Christine Doran. 
	South East Asia Research, v.6:1, March 1998, p. 49-72. 

Orang Laut women of Riau : an exploration of difference and the emblems of status and 
prestige / Cynthia Chou. 
	IN:  IIAS (International Institute for Asian Studies) Yearbook, 1995, p. 95-113.

Power behind the throne : the role of queens and courts ladies in Malay history / Boon Cheng Cheah. 
	Journal of the Malaysian Branch, Royal Asiatic Society, v. 66:1, no. 264, 1992, p. 1-21.
	
The practice of female circumcision among Muslim in Kelantan, Malaysia / Rahman, Isa, 
Ab.Shuib, Rashidah Shukri Othman, M. 
	Reproductive Health Matters, v.7:13, May 1999, p. 137-144.. 

Prominent women in Malaysia / Sarojini Zahara Alatas.
	Archipel no. 17, 1977 p. 327-335.

Putting women in their place. 
	IN:  Women of Southeast Asia, edited by Penny van Esterik, De Kalb, IL : Northern Illinois 
	University, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, 1996.  
	
Rebellion and Autonomy in Industrializing Penang: the career history of 
a young Malay divorcee / Susan Ackerman. 
	Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, v.24:1 1996,  p. 52-63.

The "Rebirth" of a Modern Malay Muslim Woman / Judith Nagata. 
	Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, v.24:1 1996,  p.36-51.

Roles and women's well-being : Some preliminary findings from Malaysia / Noor M. Noraini.
	Sex Roles, v.41:3/4, August 1999, p. 123-145. 

Sex differences in earnings: an analysis of Malaysian wage data / Bruce Chapman & J. Ross 
Harding. 
	Journal of development studies, v.21:3, April 1985, p. 362-376.

Sex role portrayal in television advertising : a comparative study of Singapore and Malaysia / 
C. H. Wee, M. L. Choon, S.K. Tambyah. 
	International Marketing Review, v. 12:1, Mar 1, 1995, p. 49-64. 
	 
The shaping of the Kaum Ibu (Women's section) of the United Malays National Organization / 
Lenore Manderson. 
	Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, v.3:1, 1977, p. 210-228. 

State versus Islam: Malay Families, Women's Bodies, and the Body Politic in Malaysia / Aihwa 
Ong.
	IN: Bewitching Women, Pious Men: Gender and Body Politics in Southeast Asia. edited 
	by Aihwa Ong, Michael G. Peletz, 1995, p. 159-194.

Status of Malay women in Malaysia : from culture to Islam and industrialization / W.J. Karim. 
	International Journal of Sociology of the Family, v. 17:1, 1987, p. 11-18.
	       
Tok Nyam: A Mini-Biography of a Malay Great Grandmother / Heather Nagata. 
	 Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, v.24:1, 1996  p.18-35.

Transmission through practical example : women and Islam in 1920s Malay fiction 
/ Virginia Matheson Hooker.
	Journal of Malaysian Branch, Royal Asiatic Society (Singapore), v.67, pt.2
		1994, p. 93-118.     

Trends in marriage and divorce in peninsular Malaysia / G. W. Jones.  
	Population Studies, v.34:2, 1980. p. 279-292. 

True Koranic justice / Hagar Scher  (Sisters in Islam, a Malaysian women' advocacy 
organization has focused on proving that gender discrimination is un-Islamic.  
	Ms, v.7:6, May/June 1997 pg. 15.

Twenty years of domestic service : a Malaysian Chinese Woman in change / Jocelyn
Armstrong.
	Southeast Asian Journal of Social Science, v.24:1, 1996,  p. 64-82.
	
Two generations : life stories and social change in Malaysia / Merete Lie. 
	Journal of Gender Studies, v. 9:1, Mar 2000, p. 27-44.
	
Violence against women : immediate action needed / Susanna George.
	Aliran Monthly (Pulau Pinang), v. 25:1, May 1994, p. 112-120.

Wanita Power: The Role of Women in Malaysian Politics / Siti Zaharah Sulaiman.
	Parliamentarian, v. 77:3, 1996, p. M19-M21. 

Women and the Law : significant developments in Malaysia / Mehrun Siraj.  
	Law & Society Review, v.28:3, 1994, p. 561-572.

Women and politics of the state / Noraini Abdullah. 
	Sojourn: Social issues in Southeast Asia, v.1:2, 1986, p. 213-220.

Women and trade unions in West Malaysia / Rohana Ariffin.
	Journal of Contemporary Asia, v.19:1, 1989, p. 78-94. 

Women and work in West Malaysia / Hing Ai Yun.
	Journal of Contemporary Asia, v.14:2, 1984, p. 204-218..            

Women feed Malaysian boom / Sidney Jones. 
	Inside Indonesia, July-Sept 1996, pg. 16-18.

Women in management : a Malaysian Persoective b>/ M. Koshal, A.K. Gupta and R. Koshal. 
	Women in Management Review, v. 13:1, May 4, 1998, p. 11-18

Women, men and the long and short term of inheritance in Pulau Langkawi, Malaysia / C. 
Vreede-de Stuers.
	Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land-en Volkendunde, v. 146:2/3, 1990, p. 270-288.
		
Women organising for change: costing the domestic violence act campaign in Malaysia 
(c.1985-1996) / Beng Hui Tan. 
	Kajian Malaysia, v.17:1, 1999, p. 48-69.

Women's labour force participation and socioeconomic development : the case of peninsular 
Malaysia, 1957-1970 / Charles Hirschman and Akbar Aghajanian.  
	Journal of Southeast Asian Studies, v.11:1, 1980, p. 30-49.
	
Working on the global conveyor bels : women workers in industrialising Malaysia / Amarjit
Kaur. 
	Asian STudies Review, v. 24:2, 2000, p. 213-230.	

Women's Work: Gender and Labour Relations in Malaysia / Amarjit Kaur.

Workers' resistance and management control : a comparative case study of male and female 
workers in West Malayasia / Fatimah Halim. 
	Journal of Contemporary Asia, v.13:2, 1983, p. 131-150. 

Working on the gobal conveyor belt : women workers in industrializing Malaysia / A. Kaur. 
	Asian Studies Review, V. 24:2, June 2000, p. 213-230. 

'You've come a long way, baby' Erma Fatima, film and politics / Khoo Gaik Cheng. 
	South East Asia Research, v. 14:2, July 2006, p. 179-209.
		
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