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[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia                               

[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia

Alice D. BA

$38.00

This book seeks to explain two core paradoxes associated with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): how have diverse states hung tog...

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Fridays with Philip

Fridays with Philip

Phillip Lee

$13.90

Since the early 1970s, Philip Lee has been active in the newspaper business, chasing stories for The Straits Times with vigour, passion and a note ...

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Constructing Singapore

Constructing Singapore

Michael D. Barr, Zlatko Skrbiš

$35.00

Constructing Singapore studies Singaporean nation-building by focusing on two processes: elite formation and elite selection. It gives primary atte...

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建构南洋儿童:战后新马华语儿童刊物及文化研究 徐兰君 李丽丹 主编

建构南洋儿童

徐兰君, 李丽丹

$16.82

“儿童”是建构历史和文化的重要概念及方法。 本论文集以战后新马地区出版和发行的儿童期刊以及教科书等为主要研究对象,结合口述采访、本地书局历史和原始档案资料,在将“南洋儿童”概念历史化的同时,重点分析其发展变化与本地区新兴的反殖民话语、民族国家的兴起、新马与香港之间出版产业的互动网络以及华人的身...

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The Naysayer's Book Club

The Naysayer's Book Club

Simon Vincent

$24.90

"We need more naysayers… We need to create new formulas, which you can't until you attack and challenge every sacred cow." — Kishore Mahbubani, for...

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Shifting Currents

Shifting Currents

Zhuang Wubin

$32.00

Shifting Currents: Glimpses of a Changing Nation is the first book to present a significant collection of Kouo Shang-Wei’s most arresting images fr...

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Chinese Auspicious Culture

Chinese Auspicious Culture

Chuah Siew Boon, Evy Wong, Julie Chong, Loh Li Cheng, Wong Su Ee

$25.00

Chinese Auspicious Culture we examine how Chinese folk customs have evolved over the centuries to become a natural science that combines multidisci...

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$25.00
A People Apart

A People Apart

Alex Tang

$9.00

The narratives in 1 Chronicles covered a turbulent period in the biblical history of Israel. They also documented remarkable interventions by God a...

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$9.00
Hybrids, Cybrids & Chimeras

Hybrids, Cybrids & Chimeras

Roland Chia

$14.00

Interspecies research, which involves the mixing of human and animal genetic materials, is attractive because of its potential benefits to genetic ...

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$14.00
Inside Homosexuality

Inside Homosexuality

Gordon Truscott

$22.00

Inside Homosexuality is for those who want to know more of what actually takes place in homosexuality, and reveals the many problems within it; the...

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$22.00
Issues of Law and Justice in Singapore

Issues of Law and Justice in Singapore

Daniel K S Koh (Ed.), Kiem-Kiok Kwa (Ed.)

$30.00

This book is an attempt at putting together in one accessible volume what some Singapore Christians think about matters of law and justice in their...

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Speaking Up for Mental Health

Speaking Up for Mental Health

Kua Ee Heok

$14.00

The stigma of mental illness is prevalent throughout society. This book chronicles the indefatigable effort of mental health professionals in the d...

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大选如何改变新加坡
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大选如何改变新加坡

蔡裕林

$12.15

资深政治评论员蔡裕林从历史宏观视角结合国家治理维度,剖析行动党维续一党独大治理的要诀。关键在于:对大环境的明晰与打造大格局的战略。 作者通过对政治博弈生态和发展走向的诠释,窥见影响变迁的思维越位(超越历史条件许可的体制建设或治国方案)、错位(全盘肯定VS全盘否定)与缺位(政治上的监督与问责)问...

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说黑道白
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说黑道白

何盈

$12.00

本书近百篇文章,编选自《联合早报》副刊〈四方八面〉专栏〈说黑道白〉。 说黑道白,是一个退休资深新闻工作者的心路历程。作者何盈青年时期起游走黑白两道,采访警匪与意外事件近30年;从阴暗面剖析社会的变迁,探索人性的蜕变,传扬美善揭露丑恶。忆录重大罪案与社会事件,回味采访前线的点点滴滴,穿插对报界与...

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$12.00
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智慧之窗看老子
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智慧之窗看老子

邱少华

$18.00

老子的才智、学说和思想,都在他的八十一章道德经里表现出来。在今日的经济社会里,老子思想可以使我们在处世待人,经商从政等各种生涯中,得到很大的启示,使我们的生活过得更踏实。 本书作者是新加坡著名书法家邱少华,他以叙说故事、趣味分析的方式,为读者阐述老子的学说,帮助读者领略老子的思想如何体现在商业...

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Confessions of a Bangkok Private Eye

Confessions of a Bangkok Private Eye

Stephen Leather

$18.50

‰Û÷Two-timing bargirls, suspicious spouses and lesbian lovers‰ÛÓit was all in a day‰۪s work for Bangkok Private Eye Warren Olson.‰۪ For more than a...

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Singapore on the Couch

Singapore on the Couch

Ong Yong Lock

$18.50

As Singapore celebrates its 50th anniversary as a sovereign and independent country, what does it mean to be a Singaporean? Singapore on the Couch ...

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All in the Name of Lust
$18.50
Blood Lust
$18.50
Deadly Stakes
$21.00
Men Misbehaving

Men Misbehaving

Yeo Suan Futt

$18.50

The author of Wild Women Do on crimes committed by females in Singapore returns with a new collection on local crime. This time round, it’s the men...

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Murder Most Foul
$18.50
The Other Singapore Story

The Other Singapore Story

Ravindran Kanna

$18.60

This book tells the story of a young man who failed his PSLE examinations, but through sheer determination, perseverance and hard work is now a gra...

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Abolitions As A Global Experience

Abolitions As A Global Experience

Hideaki Suzuki

$36.00

The abolition of slavery and similar institutions of servitude was an important global experience of the nineteenth century. Considering how tightl...

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Asia's New Regionalism                                                

Asia's New Regionalism

Ellen L. Frost

$25.00

As the political drive to establish closer ties among Asian governments continues to gain momentum, there has been much debate about the realities ...

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$25.00
Cantonese Society in Hong Kong and Singapore

Cantonese Society in Hong Kong and Singapore

Jean DeBernardi, Marjorie Topley

$68.00

The volume collects the published articles of Dr Marjorie Topley, who was a pioneer in the field of social anthropology in the postwar period and a...

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Chinese Among Others

Chinese Among Others

Philip A. Kuhn

$38.00

In this book, distinguished historian Philip A. Kuhn tells the remarkable five-century story of Chinese emigration as an integral part of China's m...

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$38.00