Investigates the Singapore Government's approach to the construction of national identity. This book focuses on the global/national nexus: the tensions between the necessity to embrace the global to ensure economic survival, yet needing a committed population to support the perpetuation of the nation-state and its economic success.... and a terrace house with garage is S$150K. Here [Singapore] you drive a Hyundai Atos [Korean car] in hot traffic jams, ... that are admissible every month and in turn invites aspiring car owners to bid for a COE through a tendering system.
|Title||:||Responding to Globalization|
|Publisher||:||Institute of Southeast Asian Studies - 2007|