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Stephen Dobbs

Associate Professor, BA(AsSt) PhD Murd.

  • The University of Western Australia (M257), 35 Stirling Highway, Room G10, Social Sciences Building, Perth campus

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 14 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
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Research Output 2001 2019

2019

Open or Bordered? Singapore, Industrialisation and Malaysian Workers

Dobbs, S. & Loh, K. S., 3 Apr 2019, In : Asian Studies Review. 43, 2, p. 206-223 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

industrialization
Singapore
worker
work permit
labor

Unsafety and Unions in Singapore’s state-led industrialization, 1965–1994

Dobbs, S. & Seng Loh, K., 23 Aug 2019, In : LABOR HISTORY.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Singapore
Industry
Industrialization
Workers
Hazard
2017

Indians in Singapore, 1819-1945: Diaspora in the Colonial Port City

Dobbs, S., Dec 2017, In : The American Historical Review. 122, 5, p. 1586-1587 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2016
2013
1 Citation (Scopus)

Engineers Engaging Community: Water and Energy

Oldham, C., Crebbin, G., Dobbs, S. & Gaynor, A., 2013, USA: Morgan and Claypool.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Memory, Heritage, and the Singapore River: "It Is Like a Dead Snake"

Dobbs, S., 2013, Oral History in Southeast Asia: Memories and Fragments. Loh, K. S., Koh, E. & Dobbs, S. (eds.). USA: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 177-193 (Studies in Oral History).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

Oral History in Southeast Asia: Memories and Fragments

Loh, K. S., Koh, E. & Dobbs, S., 2013, USA: Palgrave Macmillan.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book/Anthology

2012

Social and Environmental Justice for Communities of the Mekong River

Barrington, D., Dobbs, S. & Loden, D. I., 2012, In : International Journal of Engineering, Social Justice and Peace. 1, 1, p. 31-49

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011

Australia and Singapore: The Development of Political Relations

Dobbs, S., 2011, Australia-Singapore Relations: Successful Bilateral Relations in a Historical and Contemporary Context. Austin, I. P. (ed.). Singapore: Select Publishing, p. 13-31

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

The Singapore River/Port in a Global Context

Dobbs, S., 2011, Singapore in Global History. Heng, D. & Aljunied, S. M. K. (eds.). Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, Vol. 14. p. 51-65 (ICAS Publications Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2010

Traversing the Boundaries of Historical Research: From the Singapore River to the Kra Canal

Dobbs, S., 2010, The Makers and Keepers of Singapore History. Seng, L. K. & Khuin, L. K. (eds.). Singapore: Ethos Books, p. 67-78

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

2008

Book review of "Whither the Philippines in the 21st Century" by Rodolfo C. Severino and Lorraine Carlos Salazar (eds)

Dobbs, S., 2008, Asia-Pacific Economic Literature. Australia: ANU E Press, p. 61-62

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperOther chapter contribution

2007

Negotiating the Research Boundaries: The Singapore River Experience and Beyond

Dobbs, S., 2007, In : Tangent. 6, 2, p. 77-81

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Singapore

Dobbs, S., 2007, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History. Hattendorf, J. B. (ed.). New York, USA: Oxford University Press, p. 3-5

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2003

The Singapore River: A Social History 1819-2002

Dobbs, S., 2003, Singapore: Singapore University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2002

Tuan Djek A Biography

Dobbs, S., 2002, N/A ed. Singapore: Times Books International.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

12 Citations (Scopus)
redevelopment
Singapore
river
urban renewal
industry
2001

Entrepot of Trade:Southeast Asia Until the 1870s

Dobbs, S., 2001, The Southeast Asian handbook (Regional Handbooks of Economics Development). Heenan, P. & Lamontagne, M. (eds.). US: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, p. 3-11

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

The Singapore River 1819-1869: Cradle of a Maritime Entrepot

Dobbs, S., 2001, In : International Journal of Maritime History. 13, 2, p. 95-118

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle