From Subsistence to Simple Commodity Production: Economic Relations in Two Semai Settlements

Nicholas, Colin G. (1985) From Subsistence to Simple Commodity Production: Economic Relations in Two Semai Settlements. Masters thesis, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia.

[img] PDF
1485Kb

Abstract

This study documents and analyzes the changes occurring in the Semai settlements of Kampung Kuala Tual and Kampung Sungei Buntu since the early 1950s. In particular, the focus is on the transformation of their economies from one which was subsistence-oriented to d ominated by production for exchange. another which was Information and data pertaining to the change in the form of Semai production -- gathered by the participantobservation method -- are analyzed within a theoretical framework which emphasizes the struggle for the effective control of their production.

Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Subject:Senoi (Southeast Asian people) - Pahang - Kampung Kuala Tual - Economic conditions
Subject:Senoi (Southeast Asian people) - Pahang - Kampung Sungei Buntu - Economic conditions
Subject:Senoi (Southeast Asian people) - Social life and customs
Chairman Supervisor:Professor Dr. Mohd. Ariff Hussein
Call Number:FEP 1985 1
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Economics and Management
ID Code:8796
Deposited By: Nurul Hayatie Hashim
Deposited On:20 Dec 2010 02:04
Last Modified:08 Sep 2011 07:47

Repository Staff Only: item control page

Document Download Statistics

This item has been downloaded for since 20 Dec 2010 02:04.

View statistics for "From Subsistence to Simple Commodity Production: Economic Relations in Two Semai Settlements"


Universiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository

Universiti Putra Malaysia Institutional Repository is an on-line digital archive that serves as a central collection and storage of scientific information and research at the Universiti Putra Malaysia.

Currently, the collections deposited in the IR consists of Master and PhD theses, Master and PhD Project Report, Journal Articles, Journal Bulletins, Conference Papers, UPM News, Newspaper Cuttings, Patents and Inaugural Lectures.

As the policy of the university does not permit users to view thesis in full text, access is only given to the first 24 pages only.