Immigration in Singapore (Asian Cities 1)

Immigration in Singapore (Asian Cities 1)

By: Norman Vasu (author), Wen Ling Chan (editor), Su Yin Yeap (editor)Hardback

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Immigration, Singapore, Integration, Public Policy

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"https://www.rsis.edu.sg/profile/norman-vasu/#.VJlKb14AA">Norman Vasu is Senior Fellow and Deputy Head at the Centre of Excellence for National Security (CENS), S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.|"https://www.rsis.edu.sg/profile/yeap-su-yin/#.VKvG0SvF s4" target=" blank">Sun Yin Yeap is an associate research fellow at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.|Chan Wen Ling was previously an Associate Research Fellow at the Centre of Excellence for National Security (CENS), S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She is now an English language and music teacher at St Hilda's Secondary School, Singapore.

Contents

Introduction: Immigration and Singapore[-]Norman Vasu, Yeap Su Yin and Chan Wen Ling[-][-]1. Immigration in Singapore: An Overview[-]Yap Mui Teng[-][-]2. Angst, Anxieties, and Anger in a Global City: Coping with and Right-Sizing the Immigration Imperative in Singapore[-]Eugene K B Tan[-][-]3. The Politics of Immigration: Unpacking the Policies of the PAP Government and Opposition in Singapore[-]Bilveer Singh[-][-]4. Social Integration of Immigrants into Multiracial Singapore[-]Mathew Mathews and Danielle Hong[-][-]5. Reconstructing Singapore as a Cosmopolitan Landscape: The Geographies of Migration and its Social Divisions that Extend into the Heartlands[-]Elaine Lynn-Ee Ho[-][-]6. "Family, Worker or Outsider": Employer-Domestic Helper Relations in Singapore[-]Theresa W Devasahayam[-][-]7. Wither Integration? Managing the Politics of Identity and Social Inclusion[-]Leong Chan-Hoong[-][-]8. Permanent Residents Serving National Service: Round Pegs in a Square Hole?[-]Ho Shu Huang and Yolanda Chin[-]

Product Details

  • publication date: 02/12/2014
  • ISBN13: 9789089646651
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 222
  • ID: 9789089646651
  • weight: 476
  • ISBN10: 9089646655

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