2013, English, Book edition: Beyond the Singapore girl : discourses of gender and nation in Singapore. Hudson, Chris, 1950-, (author.)

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Beyond the Singapore girl : discourses of gender and nation in Singapore
 
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Physical Description
  • x, 214 pages ; 24 cm.
Published
  • Copenhagen : Nias press, 2013.
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Beyond the Singapore girl : discourses of gender and nation in Singapore.
Also Titled
  • Discourses of gender and nation in Singapore
Author
  • Hudson, Chris, 1950-, (author.)
Other Authors
  • Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
Published
  • Copenhagen : Nias press, 2013.
Copyright
  • ©2013.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • x, 214 pages ; 24 cm.
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Summary
  • Explores the gendering of national subjects in Singapore, describing how gender difference has been represented and now is challenged in public discourses.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Rethinking the Singapore Girl
  • Imagining the Nation
  • Public Spaces of Discourse
  • A Word on Critical Strategies
  • The Limits of Narrative Control
  • 1.Narrating the Nation
  • Masculine Nation
  • Creating Modern Subjects
  • Vulnerable Nation
  • Global Citizens
  • 2.Family and Nation
  • Creating the Capitalist Family
  • The Nation and Family as Discursive Objects
  • The Female Body and the Unsettling of Nation
  • 3.The Politics of Fertility
  • Decreasing Reproduction to Increase Production: the `Stop at Two' Campaign
  • Quality vs Quantity
  • Have Three or More if You Can Afford It
  • 4.Romancing Singapore
  • Selling Marriage and Parenthood
  • The Romance of Nation - Family and Capital
  • No Sex, Please - We're Singaporean
  • 5.Resisting the Hardsell
  • Pragmatism vs Love
  • The Paradox of Romance
  • Beyond Babies
  • 6.The New Singapore Woman
  • Bad Subjects
  • Taming the New Singapore Woman
  • Peeling Prawns - Recovering the Asian Woman
  • Contents note continued: 7.The Crisis of Representation
  • Loss of Narrative Authority
  • Reinscribing Men - The New Singapore Man
  • Feminised Nation.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-205) and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 8776941248
  • 9788776941246
Dewey Number
  • 305.4095957
Standard Number
  • 40022816975
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