Vintage Singapore

souvenirs from the recent past

Author: National Museum (Singapore)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9789814217019

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 191

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A retrospective of the recent past, Vintage Singapore evokes a strong sense of nostalgia and highlights the continuous rebirth of old familiar styles.

Rethinking Cultural Resource Management in Southeast Asia

Preservation, Development, and Neglect

Author: John N. Miksic,Geok Yian Goh,Sue O'Connor

Publisher: Anthem Press

ISBN: 0857283898

Category: Social Science

Page: 255

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'Rethinking Cultural Resource Management in Southeast Asia' explores the challenges facing efforts to protect the cultural assets of Southeast Asia from the ravages of tourism and economic development.

Eating Together

Food, Space, and Identity in Malaysia and Singapore

Author: Jean Duruz,Gaik Cheng Khoo

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1442227419

Category: Social Science

Page: 278

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This book analyzes cultures of eating together in Malaysia and Singapore. It explores everyday spaces, such as street stalls, hawker centers, and coffee shops. Reflecting on these as sites for people's “different” culinary exchanges, the book captures resonances of national, ethnic, cosmopolitan and multicultural identity.