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Theorizing the Southeast Asian city as text : urban landscapes, cultural documents, and interpretative experiences

Author: Robbie B H Goh; Brenda S A Yeoh
Publisher: Singapore ; New Jersey : World Scientific, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of the ways in which culture, ethnicity, languages, traditions, governance, policies and histories interplay in creating urban experiences in Southeast Asian cities. It focuses on the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robbie B H Goh; Brenda S A Yeoh
ISBN: 9812382836 9789812382832
OCLC Number: 53139139
Description: xi, 213 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Urbanism and Post-Colonial Nationalities: Theorizing the Southeast Asian City (R B H Goh & B S A Yeoh); Reading the Southeast Asian City in the Context of Rapid Economic Growth (K S Tay & R B H Goh); "The Rise of the Merlion": Monument and Myth in the Making of the Singapore Story (B S A Yeoh & T C Chang); Things to a Void: Utopian Discourse, Communality and Constructed Interstices in Singapore Public Housing (R B H Goh); Selective Disclosure: Romancing the Singapore River (S Huang & T C Chang); Malaysia's High-Tech Cities and the Construction of Intelligent Citizenship (T Bunnell); Museum/City/Nation: Negotiating Identities in Urban Museums in Indonesia and Singapore (K M Adams); The Urban and the Urbane: Modernization, Modernism and the Rebirth of Singaporean Cinema (A R Guneratne); Myths, Migration, Tradition, and City Space; Notes on the Hindu Festival Thaipusam as Observed in Singapore Today (D Bosco); Benjamin in Bombay? An Asian Extrapolation (R Patke).
Responsibility: Robbie B.H. Goh, Brenda S.A. Yeoh.

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