By David Chan
The social context of Singapore is altering swiftly, and figuring out how humans imagine, believe and behave in a number of occasions has develop into a key motive force of effectiveness in addressing social matters. 50 Years of Social concerns in Singapore presents a finished overview and exam of varied social concerns at a number of degrees of study together with the person, crew and society.
This important e-book adopts a translational method of social concerns in Singapore via explicitly bridging highbrow and functional views. Contributed through a special group of authors, the chapters study the serious rules underlying public debates of social concerns and their coverage and functional implications.
The publication is prepared into 3 elements. half I examines problems with inhabitants and social basics in Singapore resembling getting older, marriage, city making plans, healthcare and racial and spiritual concord. half II analyses Singapore's social development via problems with inclusivity reminiscent of social mobility, constructing groups and marginal teams that deserve extra awareness. half III specializes in middle ideas and social techniques on the topic of social justice, doing stable, social media and methods to knowing and addressing social matters in Singapore.
Most importantly, the chapters during this ebook sincerely establish a few of the severe, unresolved and rising questions about a variety of social concerns that may consultant the subsequent iteration of public dialogue and coverage deliberations on what topic in Singapore.
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50 Years of Social Issues in Singapore (World Scientific Series on Singapore's 50 Years of Nation-Building) by David Chan