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Michael D. Barr

Michael Barr is an Associate Professor of International Relations at Flinders University and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. He is the author of Singapore: A Modern History (Bloomsbury, 2019) and co-editor (with Lily Zubaidah Rahim) of The Limits of Authoritarian Governance in Singapore’s Developmental State (Palgrave, 2019).