(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2001)

Document title

Ideologies of upgrading in Singapore public housing : post-modern style, globalisation and class construction in the built environment

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

GOH R.B.H. ;


In the 1990s, a series of upgrading exercises in many Housing and Development Board estates have signalled a change in the satatus and function of public housing within Singapore's project to position itself as a global city. These transformations in the built environment are part of a larger process of social transformation not merely in terms of housing policy, but also in terms of issues of governance, class and social mobility, community and value systems


Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 2001, vol. 38, no9 [pp. 1589-1604]

Bibliographic references : 55 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;




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