Edgar Liao

PhD Candidate

Research Area

Education

B.A. (First Class Honours), National University of Singapore
M.A., National University of Singapore

Research

Research Interests

  • Southeast Asian history and historiography
  • Singapore history and historiography
  • Student and youth activism and politics
  • History of childhood and youth
  • History of colonialism and
  • History of education

Publications

Books

L.Kah Seng; E. Liao; L.Cheng Tju; S. Guoquan. Tangled Strands of Modernity: The University Socialist Club and the Contest for Malaya. Amsterdam, Netherlands; Singapore: Amsterdam University Press; National University of Singapore Press, 2012.

Articles/Book Chapters

E. Liao, “Other Kinds of Amnesia – Young Singaporeans and the Internet”, in Singapore Shifting Boundaries: Social Change in the Early 21st Century, W. Lim, Siddique, S., and Feng, T. Dan Singapore: Asia Urban Lab , 2011.


Edgar Liao

PhD Candidate

B.A. (First Class Honours), National University of Singapore
M.A., National University of Singapore

Research Interests

  • Southeast Asian history and historiography
  • Singapore history and historiography
  • Student and youth activism and politics
  • History of childhood and youth
  • History of colonialism and
  • History of education

Books

L.Kah Seng; E. Liao; L.Cheng Tju; S. Guoquan. Tangled Strands of Modernity: The University Socialist Club and the Contest for Malaya. Amsterdam, Netherlands; Singapore: Amsterdam University Press; National University of Singapore Press, 2012.

Articles/Book Chapters

E. Liao, “Other Kinds of Amnesia – Young Singaporeans and the Internet”, in Singapore Shifting Boundaries: Social Change in the Early 21st Century, W. Lim, Siddique, S., and Feng, T. Dan Singapore: Asia Urban Lab , 2011.

Edgar Liao

PhD Candidate

B.A. (First Class Honours), National University of Singapore
M.A., National University of Singapore

Research Interests

  • Southeast Asian history and historiography
  • Singapore history and historiography
  • Student and youth activism and politics
  • History of childhood and youth
  • History of colonialism and
  • History of education

Books

L.Kah Seng; E. Liao; L.Cheng Tju; S. Guoquan. Tangled Strands of Modernity: The University Socialist Club and the Contest for Malaya. Amsterdam, Netherlands; Singapore: Amsterdam University Press; National University of Singapore Press, 2012.

Articles/Book Chapters

E. Liao, “Other Kinds of Amnesia – Young Singaporeans and the Internet”, in Singapore Shifting Boundaries: Social Change in the Early 21st Century, W. Lim, Siddique, S., and Feng, T. Dan Singapore: Asia Urban Lab , 2011.