In defence of Singapore's military history
Ong, Wei Chong
Date of Issue2008
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Singapore needs a national narrative. But in constructing such an edifice, we must be wary of the pitfalls of 'canonization' and casting our 'national heroes' in a light that is far remvoed from their beliefs, values and the peculiar milieu of their time.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science::Strategy::Asia
RSIS Commentaries ; 125/08