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Singapore, A Luck Egalitarian Society?

The​ ​word​ ​“meritocracy”​ ​has​ ​often​ ​been​ ​thrown​ ​around​ ​to​ ​describe​ ​the​ ​governing principle​ ​behind​ ​Singapore’s​ ​social​ ​and​ ​political​ ​institutions.​ ​I​ ​would​ ​like​ ​to​ ​argue​ ​that​ ​the​ ​slogan of​ ​meritocracy​ ​is​ ​a​ ​misrepresentation​…

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At Yale-NUS College, we are thinking about ideals of equality and democracy, and how they can be relate to practice, in Singapore and in the wider world.

This website showcases our reflections.

Articles were originally submitted as course papers for Professor Sandra Field’s classes Contemporary Egalitarianism and Democratic Theory.

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