Book – Singapore: A Developmental City State
Book: Perry, Martin, Lily Kong, and Brenda Yeoh. Singapore: A Developmental City State. Chichester: Wiley, 1997.
As a link between the international economy and one of the fastest growing regions in the world, Singapore has achieved global prominence. This book provides a thorough introduction to the city.
It examines the social, physical and political characteristics of the city and explores such current dilemmas as ways to meet the aspirations of an increasingly wealthy population while overcoming the physical constraints of a small island state.