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Singapore: Society in Transition - Riaz Hassan (ed)
Singapore: Society in Transition - Riaz Hassan (ed)
$49.00
Manufacturer Number: SN86
Stock Status: In Stock
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Singapore: Society in Transition

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 Riaz Hassan (ed)


This interesting collection of articles pinpoints the way in which Singapore changed in the years between 1959, when the People's Action Party came to power, and 1975. The contributions are divided into the following themes - 

I - Social Structure; Core institutions, 

II - Aspects of Singapore Culture, 

III - Urban Habitat & 

IV Other Aspects of Social Structure which includes assessments of the position of women and minorities in the city state. 

Very Good Hardback. First Edition. 371 pages with tables, figures, a bibliography and an index. 

Weight 0.9kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Oxford University PressKuala Lumpur, 1976

Condition: The original book has been rebound in leather and leatherette with gilt titling on the spine. The cover has a few minor dirt marks. There are minor dirt marks on the half title page and a rear end paper. Otherwise the binding is tight, the text is clear and there is barely noticeable tanning throughout.