Immigration and Singaporean identity : the ethnicity conundrum
Nur Diyanah Anwar
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The compartmentalisation of Singapore’s multicultural citizens into the four main ‘races’ prevents the effective forging of a comprehensive Singapore identity which new and local-born citizens can relate to. A stronger Singaporean identity needs to be inculcated in all citizens, especially with the increasing diversity of new immigrants to its shores.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries 211-14
Nanyang Technological University