State and Society, 1965-2015
On 9 August 2015, Singapore celebrates its 50th year of national independence, a milestone for the nation as it has overcome major economic, social, cultural and political challenges in such a short period of time. Whilst this is a celebratory event to acknowledge the role of the government...
To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge
This book explores this inherent contradiction present in most facets of Singaporean media, cultural and political discourses, and identifies the key regulatory strategies and technologies that the ruling People Action Party (PAP) employs to regulate Singapore media and culture, and thus govern the...
Published March 29th 2012 by Routledge
This book analyzes the relationship between political power and the media in a range of nation states in East and Southeast Asia, focusing in particular on the place of the media in authoritarian and post-authoritarian regimes. It discusses the centrality of media in sustaining repressive regimes,...
Published November 28th 2008 by Routledge