Tag Archives: Lee Kuan Yew

Defiance in Singapore

Editor emeritus of JCA, Peter Limqueco has contributed a new review. He takes a look at Living in a Time of Deception (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1243253) by former political prisoner Poh Soo Kai and edited by Hong Lysa. Published in Singapore and … Continue reading

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Lee Kuan Yew

With the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, it is worth recalling some of JCA’s critical scholarship on Singapore and Lee over the years. Here’s just some of it: The Ideology of Pragmatism: Neo-liberal Globalisation and Political Authoritarianism in Singapore, Kenneth … Continue reading

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Reviewing Barr’s The Ruling Elite of Singapore

JCA has a long interest in Singapore. For a time, the journal was banned by the Lee Kuan Yew regime. The late Malcolm Caldwell, a former editor, was threatened with legal sanctions for comments on LKY and was reportedly banned … Continue reading

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