Nani Suryani Abu Bakar

Nani Suryani Abu Bakar
Universiti Brunei Darussalam · Historical Studies

University of Leeds, U.K

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Introduction
Brunei politics and socio-economy history
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The title of "Pengiran" was mentioned in sixteenth century European records and was written on local tombs dating to the same period. The "Silsilah Raja-raja Brunei", which is the genealogy of Brunei rulers, shows that ranking within "Pengiran" had already existed since the reign of Sultan Muhammad Hassan, 1582-1598. Simultaneously, there also occu...
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The Bruneian concept of nationhood is essentially grounded in the country’s historical, political, religious, social and cultural reality. The rootedness of the concept in Brunei’s unique and rich past endows it with distinctive characteristics. By examining different types of local documents ranging from poems, wills and letters to government docu...
Research
The anthology, Southeast Asian Concepts of Nationhood: Selected Sources from the late 18th-19th centuries to the present The Bruneian Concept of Nationhood: 1846-1984 Asiyah az-Zahra Ahmad Kumpoh Nani Suryani Haji Abu Bakar Universiti Brunei Darussalam
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ABSTRAK/ABSTRACT Sumber Sejarah Brunei di The National Archives, United Kingdom Artikel ini memperlihatkan dan membincangkan mengenai sumber sejarah Brunei yang terdapat di The National Archives, United Kingdom. Adapun sumber sejarah Brunei ada terdapat di arkip tersebut adalah kerana hubungan yang terjalin diantara Brunei dan Britain sejak Perjanj...
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SEBELUM kewujudan Dasar Pendidikan 1954, pendidikan Brunei dalam berbagai aliran memang mengalami perkembangan yang menggalakkan. Bagaimanapun apabila Perang Dunia Kedua tercetus, tentera Jepun menduduki Brunei. Pendudukan yang bermula pada tahun 1941 mengakibatkan prasarana pendidikan di negara ini musnah. Setelah tentera Jepun kalah oleh tentera...
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The Gurkha army started to set foot in Brunei in December 1962. This was in accordance with the Supplementary Agreement that Brunei had with Britain in 1905 and 1906. By this agreement, Brunei came under full British protection. However, between 1906 and 1961 there were no single British soldiers on Brunei’s soil. It was only in 1962 the British so...
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‘Lari Bersama Musim’ Muslim Burmat: menyorot sejarah sosio-ekonomi Brunei dari tahun 1960 – 1980an’, paper presented at Symposium recongnizing the literary contributions of Muslim Burmat, ILIA Lecture Theatre, University Brunei Darussalam, 11 January 2018.
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Abstract After conducting extensive research at the Public Record Office at Kew, London, which involved unearthing documents pertaining to Brunei-UK relationships between 1966 and 1984, I decided to focus my work on Brunei's political development between those periods of time. While I focused my work on this field, it became obvious that Brunei's...

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Projects (3)
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The project aims to provide an ample understanding on the Bruneian concept of the nationhood through the examination of twelve sources relevant to the topic. It traces the development of the concept of the nationhood as expressed through different types of writing, ranging from poems, letters, will, government documents including treaties and enactment.
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To find out the origin of the relationships and the development