Singapore Policy History Project

Useful online resource for those historians wishing to do research on the origins of Singapore development and administrative policies. Official Description: “The Singapore Policy History Project presents the policy paths taken by government agencies throughout Singapore’s history. The Project is a thematic presentation of our policy history through actual policy papers, oral history interviews, photos,Continue reading “Singapore Policy History Project”

Colonial and Post-Colonial State-think and the Problem with University Education in Southeast Asian Countries (2021)

Michael W. Charney SOAS, the University of London Comments made on 8 January 2021 as part of FORSEA’s “Suppression of Academic Freedoms by ASEAN universities” Webinar The full video for the event is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYrR_FfAcvY In reference to the decision by NUS Press’s decision to cancel Pavin’s book contract, the problem here is not aContinue reading “Colonial and Post-Colonial State-think and the Problem with University Education in Southeast Asian Countries (2021)”