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Author International Conference on the City as Text (1999 : Singapore)
Title Theorizing the Southeast Asian city as text : Urban landscapes, cultural documents, and interpretative experiences / [edited by] Goh,Robbie B.H., Yeoh,Brenda S.A
Imprint Singapore ; New Jersey : World Scientific Publishing, c2003
book jacket
 CAPAS Library  HT384.A785 T446 2003    AVAILABLE    30620020071261
Descript xi, 213 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Note "This volume represents a selection of papers first presented at an international conference on the City as Text: Urban Topographies and Critical Interventions, in September 1999"--P. vii
Urbanism and post-colonial nationalities : theorizing the Southeast Asian city / Robbie B.H. Goh and Brenda S.A. Yeoh -- Reading the Southeast Asian city in the context of rapid economic growth / Tay Kheng Soon with Robbie B.H. Goh -- "The rise of Merlion" : Monument and Myth in the making of the Singapore story / Brenda S.A. Yeoh and T.C. Chang -- Things to a void : utopian discourse, communality and constructed interstices in Singapore public housing / Robbie B.H. Goh -- Selective disclosure : romancing the Singapore river / Shirlena Huang and T.C. Chang -- Malaysia's High-Tech cities and the construction of intelligent citizenship / Tim Bunnell -- Museum/city/nation : negotiating identities in urban museums in Indonesia and Singapore / Kathleen M. Adams -- The urban and the urbane : modernization, modernism and the rebirth of Singaporean cinema / anthony R. Guneratne -- Benjamin in bombay ? an Asian extrapolation / Rajeev Patke
Includes bibliographcial references
Subject Urbanization -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses
Metropolitan areas -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses
Public spaces -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses
City and town life -- Asia, Southeastern -- Congresses
Asia, Southeastern -- Social conditions -- Congresses
Alt Author Goh, Robbie B. H., 1964-
Yeoh, Brenda S. A.
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