By Kevin Blackburn

Singapore below the ruling People’s motion celebration govt has been categorised as a developmental country which has applied schooling as an device of its monetary rules and nation-building schedule. although, opposite to accredited assumptions, using schooling via the nation to advertise monetary development didn't commence with the arriving to energy of the People’s motion get together in 1959. In Singapore, the colonial nation were utilizing schooling to satisfy the calls for of its colonial economic system good sooner than the increase of the post-independence developmental kingdom. Education, Industrialization and the top of Empire in Singapore examines how the state’s use of schooling as an tool of financial coverage had its origins within the colonial economic climate and intensified through the means of decolonization. through protecting this procedure the background of vocational and technical schooling and its dating with the financial system is traced from the colonial period via to decolonization and into the early postcolonial period.

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