UNESCO International Meeting of Experts for the launching of the Malay Cultural Project, Kuala Lumpur, 21-28 January 1972

Scope and Content

Including:

1) Draft Resolution on the Project. Ts., 2 ff., qto.

2) Mohammad Taib Osman (Malaysia): The aims, approaches and problems in the study of folk literature and oral tradition. Ts., 13 ff., A4.

3) Final Report of the Meeting, with Appendixes: i) Participants; ii) Agenda; iii) Institutions; iv) Project for the collection of oral traditions in the Philippines; v) Foundations of Malay culture; vi) General Recommendations, and the speech of the Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Abdul Razak. Ts., 61 ff., qto.

4) D.K. Bassett: A brief outline of Malay language, cultural and social studies in Britain. Ts., 2 ff., fcp.

5) R.C. Jackson: A brief report on research findings prepared for the Ministry of National Unity, Malaysia: patterns of location of retail, service and commercial establishments in the Kuala Lumpur area. Ts., 6 ff., fcp.

6) Denys Lombard (Paris): Scientific information document. Ts., 26 ff., fcp.

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