Asianism and the Politics of Regional Consciousness in Singapore
|Series title:||Routledge Contemporary Asia Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
Over the last two decades, Singapore has undergone a substantial degree of e~Asianizatione(tm). Apart from participating in the Asian values debate of the 1990s, re-visioning itself as e~New Asiae(tm) and a global-Asian hub, and establishing Asian identities for the commodities it consumes and produces, Singapore has also repurposed its modernity, cultures, and ethos along similar regionalist precepts. However, even in recent times, Singapore continues to vacillate ambivalently...