Understanding Singapore politics

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Full title: Understanding Singapore politics / Bilveer Singh.
Main author: Singh, Bilveer, 1956- (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • The key determinants of Singapore politics
  • The political history of Singapore and the continued relevance of the past
  • The Singapore political system : a hybrid Westminster model?
  • Political parties : the resilience of the one-party dominant state
  • Para-political organisations in Singapore
  • Nation building and national identity
  • Political leadership and the challenge of renewal
  • Rise of civil society politics and democratisation
  • Rise of new issues in Singapore's politics
  • Elections in Singapore : is the hegemony being challenged?
  • Singapore in the post-Lee Kuan Yew era
  • Linkage between Singapore's domestic and foreign policy
  • Conclusion : whither politics in Singapore?