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By Syed Muhd Khairudin Aljunied, Derek Heng

Singapore, during the last 20 years, has complex speedily in the direction of being a world city-state and key nodal element within the overseas financial sphere. those advancements have necessitated the reassessment of the way during which this nation can be understood, together with its heritage, inhabitants and geography, in addition to its transregional and transnational reviews with the exterior global. Reframing Singapore: reminiscence – id – Trans- Regionalism, such as fourteen papers, spans a number of disciplines of the arts and social sciences, and attracts upon numerous theoretical techniques and methodological methods to supply a extra subtle realizing of Singapore. The papers tackle a multi-disciplinary procedure, looking to reconsider the permitted notions and held discourses on Singapore’s previous, and to reconceptualise our realizing of the demanding situations that the rustic and its humans face within the current.

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