The Political Tolerance and the Youth Perceived Participation in Malaysia


  • Mohd Azmir Mohd Nizah Centre for Core Studies, Universiti Sains Islam, MalaysiaAbstarct



Voting, Tolerance, Civic Participation, Democratic Values


-text"/-This article was initiated to recognize the level of political tolerance in a multiethnic society of Malaysia, with a specific orientation to the district of Kuala Langat, Selangor, Malaysia. It also aimed at identifying factors that stimulus political tolerance in the area involved. In a survey of political tolerance of 200 respondents, this study begs the question of the relationship of political tolerance and youth participation in political activities. It is imperative to study due to the demographic distinctiveness and generality power of expanse for forecasting near future of political and voting tendencies in Selangor. The findings reveal that the youth of Kuala Langat district can be categorized as medium good of political tolerance practitioners, as democratic values and civic participation are more significant than the issue of party politics and ethnicity. It is substantial where moderation has become gradually Malaysia national plan in managing plural society. Results and discussions are further discussed.




How to Cite

Nizah, M. A. M. (2017). The Political Tolerance and the Youth Perceived Participation in Malaysia. European Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies, 3(3), 119–124.