History of the Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society (JMBRAS) 1878-1997: An Overview
Tiew, Wai Sin
Faculty of Computer Science &
Information Technology, University of Malaya,
Traces the historical development of JMBRAS since 1878 when it was first published as
JSBRAS in terms of its editorial history, content and coverage, prolific contributors
between 1878-1997, visibility of JMBRAS, and publication of its indices.
Keyword: JMBRAS: Historical development; Editorial history; Content analysis; Prolific contributors; Visibility; Indices; Malaysia; Authorship; Journal of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society.