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Lee Kuan Yew"s Singapore

Thayil Jacob Sony George

Lee Kuan Yew"s Singapore

by Thayil Jacob Sony George

  • 47 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Deutsch in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lee, Kuan Yew, -- 1923-,
  • Singapore -- Politics and government

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS595.6 L4 G46
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19356327M

    The Singapore Story is the first volume of the memoirs of Lee Kuan Yew, the man who planted the island state of Singapore firmly on the map of the world. It was first published in In intimate detail, Lee recounts the battles against colonialists, communists and communalists that led to Singapore’s independence. With consummate political skill, he countered adversaries, 4/5(3). Singapore and the Worldview of Lee Kuan Yew He felt an urgent need to find a way to “engage” the younger generation. The result was a third .

    Lee Kuan Yew was born on 16 September , to Lee Chin Koon and Chua Jim Neo. He has three brothers: Dennis Lee, Freddy Lee and Lee Suan Yew, and one sister, Monica Lee. The family was prosperous, and his father received an English education. From a Labour Party meeting in June "Lee Kuan Yew [is] as good a left-wing and democratic socialist as any in this room." (34) I could go on for a while longer outlining Singapore's growth, and part of me wants to, because the story is fascinating. It's hardly unique, though, just the story of a well-managed economy.

    SINGAPORE LEE. Singapore's Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew blows out candles on his birthday cake as his wife Kwa Geok Choo looks on at a ceremony held to celebrate his 77th birthday and the launch of his new book in Singapore Saturday, Sept. 16, Lee wrote in his new book that he believes that Singapore could disappear as a sovereign state if foreign powers fail to .   Lee Kuan Yew, who was sometimes known by his English name, Harry Lee, was born in Singapore on Sept. 16, , to a fourth-generation, middle-class Chinese family.


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Grand strategist and founder of modern Singapore offers key insights and controversial opinions on globalization, geopolitics, economic growth, and democracy. When Lee Kuan Yew speaks, presidents, prime ministers, diplomats, and CEOs listen. Lee, the founding father of modern Singapore and its prime minister from tohas honed his wisdom during more than.

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SINGAPORE - Straits Times Press, the book publishing unit of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), announced today the launch of Mr Lee Kuan Yew's new One Man's View of the World by Lee Kuan. This is an interview titled "Hot-button Topics" found on the DVD on the back cover of the new book "Lee Kuan Yew Hard Truths To Keep Singapore Going".

I personally recommend this great read and I. When Singapore gained independence from Malaysia inLee knew the resource-poor country needed a unique economic model. Elder statesman Lee Kuan Yew attends the launch of his new book on.

SINGAPORE - A book of essays, photographs and tributes of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew published in The Straits Times has been launched. Lee Kuan Yew - A Tribute features essays penned by Mr Lee's Author: Amelia Tan.

The Legacy of Lee Kuan Yew. Author: Yang Razali Kassim,Mushahid Ali; Publisher: World Scientific ISBN: Category: Political Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» ' Reflections: The Legacy of Lee Kuan Yew is a collection of essays reflecting on Singapore''s first Prime Minister, Lee Kuan Yew''s immense contribution to nation-building and.

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This is something that many in civil society in Singapore have suspected for a long time but it is nice to see it confirmed here from the best source possible. There is more evidence of intimidation documented in this book, mainly from Lee Kuan Yew, who. Lee Kuan Yew's Singapore.

[London] Deutsch [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Kuan Yew Lee; Kuan Yew Lee; Kuan Yew Lee: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T J S George. Singapore, in contrast, has become the poster child for “the concept of good governance,” to quote the Financial Times’s obituary for the country’s longtime leader, Lee Kuan Yew, who was.The Singapore Story is the first volume of the memoirs of Lee Kuan Yew, the man who planted the island state of Singapore firmly on the map of the world.

It was first published in In intimate detail, Lee recounts the battles against colonialists, communists and communalists that led to Singapore’s independence/5(81).