The Empowerment of Social Capital in the Malay Traditional Settelement

Authors

  • Nur ‘Adilah Hassan Institute of Malay World and Civilization, The National University of Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Nor Zalina Harun Institute of Malay World and Civilization, The National University of Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Noordeyana Tambi Faculty of Social Science and Humanities, The National University of Malaysia, Malaysia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v4i13.345

Abstract

Good social capital development allows for discussions to explore what make a self-sustaining settlement by the locals. This kind of discussions includes the opportunity to speak out and to be part of a development process that involved in the local settlement. However, many issues have been identified towards making sustainable community developments a success, especially in settlement with a high heritage values. This paper seeks to devise solutions to issues identified with regard to development occurred in Kuala Terengganu. Knowledge of these issues may provide a useful guide for future social capital developments in a place with high heritage values.

Keywords: sustainability; social capital; local community, heritage, traditional settlement  

eISSN 2514-751X © 2019. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA cE-Bs by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open-access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.
DOI:  https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v4i13.345

Published

2019-04-07

How to Cite

Hassan, N. ‘Adilah, Harun, N. Z., & Tambi, N. (2019). The Empowerment of Social Capital in the Malay Traditional Settelement. Asian Journal of Environment-Behaviour Studies, 4(13), 15-29. https://doi.org/10.21834/aje-bs.v4i13.345

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