Singapore in global history

Full title: Singapore in global history / edited by Derek Heng and Syed Muhd Khairudin Aljunied.
Other authors: Heng, Derek Thiam Soon.
Aljunied, Syed Muhd. Khairudin, 1976-
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Table of Contents:
  • Globalising the history of Singapore /
  • Syed Muhd Khairudin Aljunied and Derek Heng
  • Situating Temaski within the larger regional context : maritime Asia and Malay state formation in the pre-modern era /
  • Derek Heng
  • Singapore River : port in a global context /
  • Stephen Dobbs
  • Walls of illusion : information generation in colonial Singapore and the reporting of the Mahdi-Rebellion in Sudan, 1887-1890 /
  • Torsten Tschacher
  • Littoral and the literary : making moral communities in the Straits Settlements and the Gold Coast in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century /
  • Philip Holden
  • Social discourse and economic functions : the Singapore Chinese in Japan's southward expansion between 1914 and 1941 /
  • Huei-Ying Kuo
  • Dynamics of trans-regional business and national politics : the impact of events in China on Fujian-Singapore tea trading networks, 1920-1960 /
  • Jason Lim
  • Rambutans in the picture : Han Wai Toon and the articulation of space by the overseas Chinese in Singapore /
  • Lai Chee Kien
  • Global effects of an ethnic riot : Singapore, 1950-1954 /
  • Syed Muhd Khairudin Aljunied
  • British military withdrawal from Singapore and the anatomy of a catalyst /
  • Loh Kah Seng
  • Bringing the international and transnational back in : Singapore, decolonisation, and the Cold War /
  • S.R. Joey Long
  • Global and the regional in Lee Kuan Yew's strategic thought : the early Cold War years /
  • Ang Cheng Guan
  • Brief history of the hub : navigating between 'global' and 'Asian' in Singapore's knowledge economy discourse /
  • Leong Yew.