Temasek Working Paper Series

The Temasek Working Paper Series is an online publication series which provides an avenue for swift publication and wide dissemination of research conducted or presented within the Centre, and of studies engaging fields of enquiry of relevance to the Centre. The overall intent is to benefit communities of interest and augment ongoing and future research.


Series editor: Dr Helene Njoto


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The Other Tiger: History, Beliefs, and Rituals in Borneo by Bernard Sellato


Temasek Working
Paper No. 1: 2019