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by Albert Lau


A Moment of Anguish: Singapore in Malaysia and the Politics of Disengagement epub

ISBN: 9812101349

ISBN13: 978-9812101341

Author: Albert Lau

Category: Other

Subcategory: Humanities

Language: English

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Intl (July 1, 1998)

Pages: 320 pages

ePUB book: 1444 kb

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A Moment Of Anguish book. A Moment of Anguish captures the dramatic events leading to the historic separation of Singapore from Malaysia.

A Moment Of Anguish book. This work goes beyond other studies to unravel the hidden story behind this traumatic and controversial episode in Singapore's recent history. Unpublished sources have been combined to highlight the key events of the period: the "snap" election in Singapore in A Moment of Anguish captures the dramatic events leading to the historic separation of Singapore from Malaysia.

This book captures the dramatic events leading up to Singapore's separation from Malaysia. Albert Lau is Senior Lecturer at the Department of History at the National University of Singapore. 0%. 4 star4 star (0%). 3 star3 star (0%).

42 Albert Lau, A Moment of Anguish: Singapore in Malaysia and the Politics of Disengagement, Singapore: Times Academic Press, 1998, p. 281. 43 Lee Kuan Yew, The Battle for a Malaysian Malaysia, Singapore: Ministry of Culture, 1965. 44 Mohamed Noordin Sopiee, From Malayan Union to Singapore’s Separation, Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya, 1974, pp. 212–29. 10 For another view, see Ho Khai Leong, The Politics of Policy-Making in Singapore, Singapore: Oxford University Press, 2000, p. 207. 11 Chan Heng Chee, The Dynamics of One Party Dominance, Singapore: Singapore University Press, 1976, p. 224.

A Moment of Anguish: Singapore in Malaysia and the Politics of Disengagement. By Albert Lau. Singapore: Times Academic Press, 1998. Queensland University of Technology. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 26 March 2010. Send article to Kindle. To send this article to your Kindle, first ensure no-replyridge. Eastern Universities Press. ISBN 978-981-210-265-2. Singapore in Malaysia and the Politics of Disengagement.

book by Albert Lau. This book captures the dramatic events leading up to Singapore's separation from Malaysia. A Moment of Anguish : Singapore in Malaysia and the Politics of Disengagement. The abrupt separation of Singapore and Malaysia in 1965 set these two states on separate political trajectories, but the economic ties proved more difficult to untangle. PAC AFF. Gordon P. Means. The Formation of Malaysia; New Factor in World Politics. This article explores the nine years of transition required to complete the separation of the monetary systems of the two territories based on new archival evidence. Singapore: Times Academic Press. Roff, William R. (1995). The Origins of Malay Nationalism. New York: Oxford University Press (USA). p. 90. ISBN 967-65-3059-X. Singapore: Ethos Books. Tan, K. Y. L. (2008). Marshall of Singapore: A Biography. The Technocratic Politics of Administrative Participation: Case Studies of Singapore and Vietnam. Democratization, 14(5), 795−816. CrossRefGoogle Scholar. Singapore: The Politics of Survival, 1965–1967. Singapore; Kuala Lumpur: Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-981-210-134-1.

Offering insights into the tumultuous period preceding Singapore's separation from Malaysia in 1965, Lau (history, National U. of Singapore) chronicles the lesser known aspects of pivotal events: e.g. the 1963 "snap" election, race riots in 1964, and secret negotiations for the separation. Includes a glossary translating Malaysian terms. Distributed in the US by ISBS. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)