Shackling the lion: sport in independent Singapore
Horton, Peter A. (2002) Shackling the lion: sport in independent Singapore. International Journal of the History of Sport, 19 (2-3). pp. 243-274.
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This essay focuses on the role sport has played in nation-building and social development in Singapore. It is indicated that the dominant political and cultural ideologies in Singapore have utilized sport, physical education, community fitness, and recreational activities towards these ends.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
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|Keywords:||sport; Singapore; national identity|
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|Deposited On:||21 Sep 2006|
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