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Media research and political communication in Singapore

Lee, T.ORCID: 0000-0003-3333-0076 (2006) Media research and political communication in Singapore. Murdoch University. Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, Murdoch, W.A.

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Singapore has most of the trappings of democracy parliamentary system of government with, additionally, an elected president; regular, free and accurately counted elections, and universal suffrage. However, certain draconian laws, controls on political participation, and measures limiting civil and political rights and freedom of the press, mean that Singapore is, to some extent – critics vary on the degree—an authoritarian state (Mauzy & Milne, 2002: 128).

Item Type: Working Paper
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Asia Research Centre
Series Name: Working Paper. Asia Research Centre. No. 130
Publisher: Murdoch University. Asia Research Centre
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