Management of Success: Singapore Revisited

Management of Success: Singapore Revisited

Terence Chong

Format: Print Book

ISBN: 9789814279840

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In 1989, the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) published the milestone volume Management of Success: The Moulding of Modern Singapore, edited by Kernial Singh Sandhu and Paul Wheatley, which delved into a wide variety of issues that were integral to the growth of modern Singapore. The world that Singapore faced in 1989 has changed irrevocably. Meanwhile, within Singapore, the city-state has seen two prime ministerial transitions and the installation of third generation leaders who have articulated their vision for the twenty-first century. This new volume serves to update and review public policies from the early 1990s onwards. It gathers prominent thinkers and scholars on Singapore to examine issues of leadership and policy; economic restructuring; societal transformation; foreign relations and national identity. It seeks to outline the impending challenges of the twenty-first century, and to demonstrate a clear trajectory of intellectual analysis of contemporary Singapore for students and scholars alike.

(Length x Height x Width) in mm :180 x 255
Weight in grams: 668
Author Biography:Terence Chong is a Fellow at the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies and Co-ordinator of its Regional Social and Cultural Studies programme.
Binding: Paperback
Keywords: Public Policy / City Planning & Urban Development
Page count: 638
Imprint: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
Publication Date: 20100625

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