Launch of new book “Liberalism Disavowed: Communitarianism and State Capitalism in Singapore”, Lianhe Zaobao, 16 August 2017

Lianhe Zaobao carried a report on the new book titled Liberalism Disavowed: Communitarianism and State Capitalism in Singapore, which was launched by the Singapore Research Nexus under the NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. The book is authored by Professor Chua Beng Huat, and published by NUS Press.[Professor Chua is Professor of Social Sciences (Urban Studies) and Head of Studies for Urban Studies at Yale-NUS. In the report, he was referred as Provost Chair Professor from the Department of Sociology at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences] At the book launch, Professor Chan Heng Chee provided a critical review of the book which examines the evolution of the communitarian ideology in Singapore, with a focus on public housing, multiracialism and state capitalism.

 

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