Tribute to Khoo Khay Jin (1948-2011)

February 2012 IN MEMORIAM
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– committed social scientist, thinker and public intellectualThe community of social science scholars and public intellectuals in Malaysia and Malaysianists are once again shocked and grieved, this time to hear of the untimely death of Khoo Khay Jin, a brilliant social scientist, a leading public intellectual and an out-of-the-box thinker. Khay Jin, a Penangite, was diagnosed with cancer of the gallbladder sometime in the middle of 2010, and underwent surgery and a course of treatment at the Selayang Hospital, Kuala...

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