Distinguished historian awarded with Honorary Degree

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Professor Anthony Crothers Milner, a distinguished historian was the recipient of the Honorary Degree (Humanities) awarded by the UM Chancellor, the Sultan of Perak Sultan Nazrin Muizuddin Shah on 21st October 2017. He was conferred in the first series of University of Malaya Convocation Ceremony 2017. The award was in recognition of his outstanding works in the research of Malaysian history.

Born on December 10, 1945 in Melbourne, Australia, he graduated from Monash University in Melbourne and subsequently a Masters of Arts and Doctorate  from Cornell University. Professor Milner was Dean of Asian Studies at the Australian National University 1996-2005, and before that Director of the Australia Asia Perceptions Project of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. He had produced three volumes of essays for Oxford University Press. The volume, Comparing Cultures, was reprinted many times. He has also held visiting appointments at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Kyoto University, Humboldt University, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (Pok Rafeah Chair) and the National University of Singapore (Raffles Visiting Professor of History).

Professor Milner has written widely on Malay history, Southeast Asian Studies and regional relations. He edited the three-volume series, Australia in Asia (Oxford University Press); his most recent single-author book is The Malays (Wiley-Blackwell). His Kerajaan: Malay Political Culture on the Eve of Colonial Rule, was selected in 2003 as one of the 25 “works of major importance to historical studies” and “most frequently cited in the literature” in the field of Southeast Asia history (Association for Asian Studies in the USA on behalf of the American Council of Learned Societies).

Some of his notable works available at the library are as follows :

  1. The Malays / Milner Anthony.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS523.4 M35Mil
    Publication: United Kingdom : Wiley Blackwell, 2011.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba, 01-Central
    Production United Kingdom : Wiley Blackwell, 2011.
  2. Our dignity in Asia / Anthony Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Publication: c2003.
    Format Books
    Library: 17-Asia-Europe Institute
    Production c2003.
  3. Berundurkah Australia dari Asia? / Anthony Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: HM24 PE
    Publication: 1997.
    Reference: SOURCE: Pemikir (Jan-Dis 1997): 76-91.
    Format Books
    Production 1997.
  4. Post-modern perspectives on Malay biography / A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: HN700.6 A4KM
    Publication: 1991.
    Reference: SOURCE: Kajian Malaysia : Journal of Malaysian Studies 9.2 (Dis 1991): 24-38.
    Format Continuing Resources
    Production 1991.
  5. Rethinking Islamic fundamentalism in Malaysia.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: AC995 M4Milac.R
    Publication: 1986.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba
    Production 1986.
  6. Notes on C. H. Thomsen : missionary to the Malays.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: AC995 M4Milac.N
    Publication: 1981.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba
    Production 1981.
  7. The sultan and the missionary / A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: D1 JE
    Publication: 1979/80.
    Reference: SOURCE: Jebat : Jurnal Jabatan Sejarah Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia 9 (1979/80): 1-15.
    Format Books
    Production 1979/80.
  8. Kerajaan : budaya politik Melayu di ambang pemerintahan kolonial / Anthony Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS596.6 Mil
    Edition: Edisi Kedua.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba, 01-Central
    Publication Date 2016
    Production Kuala Lumpur : Penerbit SIRD, 2016. Hakcipta © 2016 Anthony Milner.
  9. Kerajaan : Malay political culture on the eve of colonial rule / A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS596.6 Mil
    Edition: Second Edition.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba, 01-Central
    Publication Date 2016
    Production Kuala Lumpur : Penerbit SIRD, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Anthony Milner
  10. Malaysian monarchy and the bonding of the nation / Anthony Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: JQ1062 A58Mil
    Publication: Bangi, Selangor : Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2011.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba, 01-Central
    Production Bangi, Selangor : Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2011.
  11. Malaysia’s dominant societal paradigm : invented, embedded, contested / Anthony Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: HN700.6 A8Mil
    Publication: Bangi, Selangor : Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2011.
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba, 01-Central
    Production Bangi, Selangor : Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2011.
  12. Region, security and the return of history : A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS521 Mil
    Publication: Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2003.
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central, 17-Asia-Europe Institute
    Production Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2003.
  13. The invention of politics in colonial Malaya : contesting nationalism and the expansion of the public sphere / A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS596.6 Mil
    Publication: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994.
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central, 03-Za’ba, 23-Malay Studies
    Production Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994.
  14. Malay kingship in a Burmese perspective / A.C. Milner.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: AC995 M4Mil.M
    Publication: [1985].
    Format Books
    Library: 03-Za’ba
    Production [1985].
  15. Kerajaan : Malay political culture on the eve of colonial rule / A.C. Milner
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS596.6 Mil
    Publication: Tucson, Ariz. : Published for the Association for Asian Studies by the University of Arizona Press, 1982
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central, 03-Za’ba, 23-Malay Studies
    Production Tucson, Ariz. : Published for the Association for Asian Studies by the University of Arizona Press, 1982
  16. A note on Aru and Kota Cina / by A.C. Milner, E. Edwards Mckinnon and Tengku Luckman Sinar.
    Author: Milner, Anthony Crothers, 1945-
    Local LC Call No.: DS646.15 S8Mil
    Publication: Ithaca, N.Y. : Modern Indonesia Project, Cornell University, 1978.
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central
    Production Ithaca, N.Y. : Modern Indonesia Project, Cornell University, 1978.
  17. Recovering the orient : artists, scholars and appropriations / edited by Andrew Gerstle and Anthony Milner.
    Author: Gerstle, C. Andrew, 1951-
    Local LC Call No.: N7260 Rec
    Publication: Chur, Switzerland : Harwood Academic, 1994.
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central
    Production Chur, Switzerland : Harwood Academic, 1994.
  18. Southeast Asia in the 9th to 14th centuries / edited by David G. Marr and A.C. Milner
    Author: Marr, David G.
    Local LC Call No.: DS525 Sou
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central, 03-Za’ba
    Publication Date 1986
    Production Pasir Panjang, Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 1986. © 1986 Instutute of Southeast Asian Studies.
  19. The Hervey Malay collection in the Wellcome Institute / by R. F. Ellen, M. B. Hooker and A. C. Milner.
    Author: Ellen, R. F., 1947-
    Local LC Call No.: DS591 RASMJ
    Publication: 1981.
    Reference: SOURCE: Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society 54.1 (1981): 82-92.
    Format Continuing Resources
    Production 1981.
  20. South-East Asia languages and literatures : a select guide / edited by Patricia Herbert and Anthony Milner.
    Author: Herbert, Patricia M.
    Local LC Call No.: PL3501 Sou
    Publication: Arran, Scotland : Kiscadale Publications for the Southeast Asia Library Group, 1989.
    Format Books
    Library: 01-Central, 06-Language & Linguistics, 03-Za’ba
    Production Arran, Scotland : Kiscadale Publications for the Southeast Asia Library Group, 1989.
  21. Perceptions of the haj : five Malay texts / by V. Matheson and A.C. Milner.
    Author: Hooker, Virginia Matheson, 1946- author
    Local LC Call No.: BP187.3 Hoo
    Format Books
    Library: 12-Islamic Studies, 03-Za’ba
    Publication Date 1984
    Production Singapore : Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 1984. © 1984 Institute of Southeast Asian Studies

References :

  1. ISIS Malaysia. Biodata of Prof. Anthony Milner. Retrieved from http://www.isis.org.my/index.php/aboutus/about-isis/tun-hussein-onn-chair/1606.

 

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