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Legal Tenor

Voices from Singapore’s Legal History 1930 to 1959

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This work is a product of the Singapore Academy of Law’s Oral History project, an ongoing effort to capture personal accounts by legal personalities of their lives in the law. It also draws on accounts separately gathered by Singapore’s Oral History Centre, which is part of the National Archives of Singapore (“NAS”), and has, of course, had a much longer track record of preserving national memories generally. NAS had for some time included interviews with Singapore change-makers who also happened to be lawyers. But, around 2004, the Academy’s Legal Heritage Committee decided that an effort specially targeted at law professionals could provide specific insight into our legal community. In the intervening years, interviews have been carried out with close to 40 persons and the list continues to grow. The tapes run to hundreds of hours, the transcripts to thousands of pages. The interviewees hardly form a complete list of everyone whom the Committee would have liked to record for posterity; but they are a rich representation.
 
This work is, then, an attempt to extract and share some of the flavour of Singapore’s early legal years as told in the words of some of Singapore’s earliest lawyers. Specifically, this volume will focus on the decades leading up to 1959, when Singapore gained full internal self-governance under Lee Kuan’s Kew’s People’s Action Party. It will feature interviews with 15 persons.

Legal Tenor
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  • $19.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Law
  • Published: Nov 01, 2013
  • Publisher: Academy Publishing
  • Seller: Singapore Academy of Law
  • Print Length: 200 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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