Malaysia's 13th general election : prospects and challenges for DAP
Farish A. Noor
Date of Issue2013
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The Democratic Action Party (DAP) which is one-third of the Pakatan Rakyat opposition alliance today, draws its support primarily from non-Malay, non-Muslim voters. How will the DAP fare at the coming general election if it has to make compromises with its coalition partners, including the Islamic party PAS that still upholds its vision of eventually creating an Islamikc state in Malaysia.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
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