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  • Freedom From the Press

    S$38.00

    Description About the Author For several decades, the city-state of Singapore has been an international anomaly, combining an advanced, open ec...

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  • Civilization's Crisis

    Civilization's Crisis

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    Description About the Author Modern civilization faces a broad spectrum of daunting problems, but rational solutions are available for them all...

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  • Singapore 2065
    Singapore 2065

    Singapore 2065

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    Description About the Editor As Singapore enters its 50th year of independence, it is a time for introspection to look back at the successes an...

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  • 50 Years of Environment
    50 Years of Environment

    50 Years of Environment

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    Description About the Editor In conjunction with Singapore's 50th birthday in 2015, 50 Years of Environment: Singapore's Journey Towards Enviro...

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  • Dynamic Governance
    Dynamic Governance
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    Dynamic Governance

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    Description In a world of uncertainty and change, current achievements are no guarantee for future survival. Even if the initial chosen set of ...

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  • Inspirations of a Nation
    Inspirations of a Nation

    Inspirations of a Nation

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    Description This book pays tribute to 25 Singaporean South Asians who pioneered and excelled in their respective fields from 1950 to 2015. It i...

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  • Inequality in Singapore
    Inequality in Singapore

    Inequality in Singapore

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    Description About the Editor Income inequality has become a global phenomenon. Rapid technological advancement and an expanding global workforc...

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  • Our Lives to Live
    Our Lives to Live

    Our Lives to Live

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    Description About the Editors Our Lives to Live: Putting a Woman's Face to Change in Singapore explores and documents how women's roles, choice...

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  • Tan Kah-Kee
    Tan Kah-Kee

    Tan Kah-Kee

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    Description For a Chinese immigrant in South-East Asia to make good is not unique, but what is unique in Tan Kah-kee’s case is his enormous con...

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  • lives and times of hrh

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    Herman Hochstadt, or hrh as he is better known, joined the civil service in 1959, moving to the position of secretary to Lee Kuan Yew’s Prime Minis...

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  • Constructing Singapore
    Constructing Singapore

    Constructing Singapore

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    Description Constructing Singapore studies Singaporean nation-building by focusing on two processes: elite formation and elite selection. It gi...

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  • Chinese Among Others
    Chinese Among Others

    Chinese Among Others

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    Description About the Author In this book, distinguished historian Philip A. Kuhn tells the remarkable five-century story of Chinese emigration...

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  • English in Singapore
    English in Singapore

    English in Singapore

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    Description About the Editors English in Singapore provides an up-to-date, detailed and comprehensive investigation into the various issues sur...

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  • Kampung Tempe by Hidayah Amin & Yahaya Sanusi
    Kampung Tempe by Hidayah Amin & Yahaya Sanusi
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    Kampung Tempe

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    Description About the Author In early 1905, a group of Javanese led by Alias bin Ali, started a settlement on a hillside in Singapore, not far ...

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  • Mobilizing Gay Singapore
    Mobilizing Gay Singapore

    Mobilizing Gay Singapore

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    Description About the Author From private meetings in living rooms in the 1990s to the emergence of annual rallies and decriminalization campai...

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  • Personal Names in Asia
    Personal Names in Asia

    Personal Names in Asia

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    Description About the Author The world's population negotiates a multiplicity of naming systems. Some are compatible with the "normative" syste...

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  • Renaissance Singapore?
    Renaissance Singapore?

    Renaissance Singapore?

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    Description About the Editor In this collection, public intellectuals and civil society activists discuss Singapore's public rhetoric about lib...

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  • Singapore's Borderlands
    Singapore's Borderlands

    Singapore's Borderlands

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    Description About the Author The book uses three Indonesian concepts (merantau, malu, liar) to explain the mobility of migrants and tourists on...

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  • Squatters into Citizens
    Squatters into Citizens

    Squatters into Citizens

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    Description About the Author The crowded, bustling, 'squatter' kampongs so familiar across Southeast Asia have long since disappeared from Sing...

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