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Kartini Aboo Talib Khalid

Kartini Aboo Talib Khalid
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia , Bangi Selangor Malaysia · National Institute of Ethnic Studies

PhD in Law, Policy and Society

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Introduction
Kartini Aboo Talib Khalid currently works at the Institute of Ethnic Studies (KITA), National University of Malaysia. Kartini does research in Comparative Politics, Public Policy and Public Law. Their current project is 'Migrants and Superdiversity: Issues, Challenges and Approaches..'
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April 2008 - January 2016
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
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Publications (57)
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Chinese clan associations can be found in many parts of the world, due to the Chinese emigration from mainland China in the 1800s. This paper contextualises the study of Chinese clan associations within the Asian approach to cultural heritage preservation. In particular, it takes the case of Cantonese clan associations, a dialect group of the Chine...
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Following the ‘Year of Recall’ in 2007 which saw greatest number of children’s toys product recalls from United States of America (US) and European Union (EU) markets, both regions instituted new legislations governing children’s products: the US Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (CPSIA 2008) and EU 2009 Toy Safety Directive. This art...
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p class="abstrak">The humanitarian crisis in Syria has impacted the instability in various aspects of security as many as six million of its people have been resettled in foreign countries, including Malaysia. In the survival of protecting themselves, there are obstacles and difficulties encountered in new places. Concerning this matter, the primar...
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Purpose The purpose of this study is to describe cosmetics purchase behavior of young, educated Muslim females in Malaysia and to explore its relationship with certain potential antecedents. Design/methodology/approach This study uses a survey on a sample of female consumers from four higher education institutions in the urban area of Bangi Selang...
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Election and democracy have coexisted but the Western interpretations of democracy though dominant, yet contestable. In a democracy, election serves as a tool to elect representatives. Election is held regularly to avoid power absolutism. However, democracy is conceived differently due to history, society and local contexts. In Malaysia, democracy...
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Artikel ini mengupas isu belia terpinggir dan proses sosialisasi yang menghasilkan tingkahlaku dan perspektif relatif belia semasaberhadapan dengan media baru. Revolusi 4.0 yang dibahas oleh Klaus Schwab menganalisis bagaimana kemajuan teknologi dan masyarakat boleh saling hidup bersama-samakerana kepantasan kemajuan teknologi ini mendesak masyarak...
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Usaha mengarusperdanakan gender dalam pekerjaaan di Malaysia. Faktor, cabaran dan resolusi bagi memperkasa penglibatan wanita.
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Waqf is an Islamic financial instrument which can be utilised in solving various educational issues in Malaysia. It is a known fact that waqf education institutions are significant assets in the development of knowledge amongst the Muslim communities. Waqf provides Muslims with opportunities not only to acquire knowledge but also as a channel to do...
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This book exhibits the elements of social capital that challenge the rational economic perspective of cost-benefit analysis. Factors such as religion, culture, and values have constructively redefine human behaviors and responses towards consumerism especially in the context of halal tag, boycott, cultural taboos and eco-activisim.
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Purpose This paper aims to examine consumers’ responses to products that are influenced by their moral justification. Specifically, this paper examines the factors related to consumers’ moral response and choices, including religious affiliation and obligation, group memberships, group reference, type of product and link of egregious conduct to par...
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Arab Spring was within the premonition because the Middle-east had been a place of contestation since the birth of Judaism and Christianity. Arab Spring caught the attention of the world when the mass movements trumpeting the voice calling for equal rights led to the downfall of dictators in several countries. These countries are labelled as Muslim...
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Kartini aboo talib@Khalid ABSTRAK Artikel ini mengupas konsep kemiskinan yang perlu dinilai semula kerana faktor multidimensi yang menghambat usaha membasmi kemiskinan. Hambatan ini disebabkan tafsiran kemiskinan seringkali diukur dengan pendekatan ekonomi iaitu pendapatan isi rumah dan kekayaan atau sumber. Dilema dan punca kemiskinan adalah melep...
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This paper attempts to study the role of Generation Y in expressing their problems, engaging the government through the media especially the social media, and in deciding and voicing their views in the ballot box during the 2008 and 2013 general elections. Generation Y has utilized the social media after the traditional media, like the print and br...
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Kupasan bagaimanakah patriotisme tidak hanya terikat dengan nilai taat dan setia dalam sesebuah negara berdaulat. Dengan mengunakan aspek teoritikal yang pernah diutarakan oleh para sarjana seperti Jurgen Habermas dan Shamsul AB, beliau menekankan pemikiran kreatif dengan naratif berbeza kerana wujud kelangsungan Malaysia sebagai sebuah negara yang...
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Studies have shown that marginalization has in impact on the level of youth participation and engagement in social, political and economic processes. This stuy presents a study that attempts to determine the way in which youth in marginalized communities utilize new media to participate in the decision making process. It also aims to identify issue...
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The misuse of acid for personal revenge is a gruesome issue. Several cases were reported and the year 2011 marked the greatest number of cases for such violent attacks. This article discusses the safety issues within the scope of socio-legal perspectives. The scope of the study examines the misuse of acid in Malaysia over the years and the legal as...
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Pemerdagangan manusia dikenali sebagai perhambaan zaman moden yang memerlukan komitmen tegas dari negara untuk menghapus dan mencegah. Seringkali pemerdagangan manusia ini melibatkan mangsa yang dianiaya dan dieksploitasi untuk kepentingan dan keuntungan pihak yang menjual dan membeli manusia yang diperdagangkan dengan rakus dan tamak. Kejadian ren...
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Female representation in politics is not unusual but the significance can be questionable. Women’s involvement in politics has been minimal in Malaysia. The improvement in the number of female representatives over the years has been surprisingly slow. Thus the political landscape is still a man’s world. Although the number of female registered...
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In Malaysia, institutions of higher learning are divided into public and private. Public higher institutions of learning (IPTA) such as teacher training college, technical college, agricultural college, polytechnic, language institute and 20 other universities are listed by the Ministry of Higher Education. All IPTAsare mostly funded by government...
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The Look East Policy (LEP) was introduced in 1981 after former Prime Minister Mahathir's East and West competing perspectives contributed to a nationalist enthusiasm to turn Malaysia into a new industrialized country using Japan and Korea as models. This paper reassesses LEP within the framework of policy evaluation and addresses its long-term impa...
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Abstrak Dasar Pandang ke Timur telah diperkenalkan pada tahun 1982 bertujuan untuk mencontohi pembangunan pesat negara-negara di timur seperti Jepun dan Korea. Kaizen merupakan budaya kerja orang Jepun yang diterapkan dalam sesebuah organisasi dan sangat penting untuk meningkatkan mutu kerja, penciptaan inovasi, pengurusan kerja yang efektif dan me...
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This article examines power sharing models and applies evidence from the Malaysian context. Most power sharing models display a high tolerance for diverse behaviors and use negotiation to restore balance when necessary. Moreover the workable power sharing model is one that improvises in order to meet competing plural contexts. Although the principa...
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The modern era is an ultra-modern and complicated era, with sophisticated industrial and commercial technologies invading production and distribution of goods. The advancement of technology has placed at the disposal of Malaysian consumers a range of complex and sophisticated products, consumable and non-consumable. The complexities of modern indus...
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Atmosphere is similar with water. It is very essential to the human life. It is required to sustain human existence. Atmospheric pollution control is very essential and without it, the atmosphere would turn up unhealthy for human need as the consumer. Therefore, global environmental governance and law principles provide the focal framework for glob...
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Styrofoam is extensively used in food packaging businesses throughout the world. Its light weight makes it a favorite food package for entrepreneurs in food businesses. However, unlike its content, the food, which decomposed easily after some time, Styrofoam remains un-decomposed due to its oil-based structure. This study discusses the prospects of...
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The use of technology in dispute resolution mechanism can be viewed from two perspectives: first, as an aid in the conventional dispute resolution system, and second, as an online dispute resolution mechanism via the Internet. Online dispute resolution (ODR) is transforming the way disputes are being resolved, in particular, in business to consumer...
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This article discusses terrorist networks that operate locally with diverse interests. A comparative study between Malaysia and Indonesia is discussed in this article, because these organizations share significant features that raise questions on their very existence. Ironically differing perspectives on threat contribute to differing actions by bo...
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Consumer right to safety is one of the earliest rights that has been recognised by the late President John F Kennedy in 1962, when he presented a speech to the American Congress. Later, this right had been recognised by the International Consumer Unions (presently known as the Consumers International). Presently, the consumer right to safety is one...
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The influx of immigrants into Malaysia has been extraordinary in recent years. Their contributions to the physical development of this country have most likely been underpaid, undermined, and manipulated by private employers. This paper analyzes the labor law in Malaysia that grants more authority and security to private employers than to workers a...
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Water and drainage laws play an important role to ensure safety to the consumer, especially in dealing with the environment of inland waters from being polluted and contaminated, in order to achieve sustainable development through environmental sustainability. The use both mentioned laws in the area of consumer's safety are largely, in reply to the...
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Environmental sustainability is based on the concept of sustainable development. Environmental sustainability promotes the capacity to sustain the quality of life for consumer in order to safeguard environment as well as to protect consumer against harm, especially towards better living environment for consumer. One of the national laws of Malaysia...
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The use of standard form contract is extensively widespread in the era of globalisation. Although initially it was formed as an agent to facilitate market transactions, it is now seen as hindering the business process and increasing the cost of goods. Its practice in the daily consumer transaction has drawn attention due to its nature and character...
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Every nation withm the Asean community has adopted measures to protect consumer rights and interests by establishing institutional and regulatory framework. In strengthening and enhancing consumer protection, measures taken vary from one country to the other. The enactment of the Consumer Protection Act in Malaysia and Indonesia demonstrates the co...
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Inland water is one of the components in the environment. The inland water is very precious to every single creature in this world, especially to the consumer of the inland water resources. Therefore, it is very vital to take extra care to all of the environmental components which includes the inland water. A good environmental management will ensu...
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The inland water is very precious to every single creature in this world especially to the consumer of the inland water resources. Therefore, it is very vital to take extra care to all of the environmental components which includes the inland water. A good environmental management will ensure the inland water is maintained properly as well as a goo...
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The modern era is a harbinger of ultra-modern, highly complicated and sophisticated technology, trade and industry. The 21st century saw great economic change in market place. In the realm of supply of goods, globalisation and the advancement of technology have a tremendous impact on the production, distribution and consumption of goods. This new p...
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Malaysia adalah sebuah negara multi-etnik. Parti-parti politik yang ditubuhkan juga cenderung mengikut identiti etnik masing-masing. Misalnya Barisan Nasional (BN) merupakan parti pemerintah yang cenderung berasaskan etnik dan terdiri daripada Parti Kebangsaan Melayu Bersatu (UMNO) mewakili kaum Melayu, Malaysian Chinese Associasion (MCA) yang mewa...
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In an economy that is fast becoming global, the liberalisation of trade presents challenges to the consumer protection regime of every jurisdiction. Marketplace has thus ceased to be the guarantor of the best interest of consumers. Thus the survival of any nation consumer protection law depends on how it caters for ways and means to correct the ine...
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ABSTRAK Sumber air daratan sering kali terdedah kepada perubahan. Tekanan yang dihadapi terhadap sumber air daratan akibat aktiviti manusia sendiri sejak dahulu sehinggalah sekarang bukan hanya memberi ancaman kepada sumber air daratan dan persekitarannya tetapi juga mempengaruhi kesejahteraan kualiti hidup penggunanya. Hal ini mampu ditangani mela...
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Masyarakat sivil wujud hasil dari sistem bernegara yang demokratik iaitu adanya jaminan untuk bebas bergerak, berkumpul dan menyuarakan aspirasi. Ini bertepatan dengan perspektif pluralisme yang mengiktiraf kewujudan entiti selain dari kerajaan yang mempunyai pengaruh dan keupayaan untuk membantu masyarakat mencapai kehidupan harmoni. Menyokong kep...
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National Policy for Women was established in 1989 as a reaction to a series of international conferences. This policy provides rules and strategies to enhance women's participation in the economy, politics and society. Two decades of policy implementation showed a significant change in terms of participation among women in many sectors. Female work...
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Secara umumnya elemen demokrasi seperti partisipasi diaplikasikan dalam bentuk mengundi melalui pilihan raya. Mengundi merupakan satu mekanisme perubahan pemerintahan yang dilakukan secara aman. Partisipasi rakyat melalui pilihan raya bagi memilih wakil pemerintah adalah perkara penting yang perlu diberi perhatian. Rakyat bertanggungjawab untuk mem...
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The role of global networks is increasingly important in influencing state's decision on grand project. Tactics and strategies are employed across borders to build up cases and arguments to influence state's decision. Global actors such as the non-governmental organizations particularly environmentalist groups adopt strategies that bypass their sta...

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G1: the main goal is to examine patterns of transit migrants in Malaysia and the impacts of superdiversity to nation building in multidimentional contexts. G2: To review the policy for migrants and to propose ways to attend transit migrants and superdiversity issues within social justice theory for services like health, education, etc.