The Singapore General Election (GE) of May 2011 was reasonably regarded at the time as a turning point in Singapore's political development. At this election the opposition broke through to win its first multi-member Group Representation Constituency (GRC), giving it a serious beachhead in parliament for the first time since independence. GRCs were designed precisely so that they could not be won by the opposition, which made this breakthrough particularly significant.
|Title of host publication||The Limits of Authoritarian Governance in Singapore's Developmental State|
|Editors||Lily Zubaidah Rahim, Michael D Barr|
|Place of Publication||Singapore|
|Number of pages||19|
|Publication status||Published - 6 Feb 2019|
- New Politics
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