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The Asian Modern: Culture, Capitalist Development, Singapore

C. J. W.-L. Wee


This book is an account of how the modernization processes for postcolonial societies in Asia such as India, Malaysia, and Singapore are fraught with collaborations and conflicts between different socio-political, historical, economic, and cultural agents.

Keywords: modernization processes, postcolonial societies, Asia, collaborations, conflicts

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9789622098596
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622098596.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

C. J. W.-L. Wee, author