记忆上建国总理和建国元勋都有提过social engineering（社会工程）， 因为他们都是民主社会主义的学徒。。
social engineering（社会工程）= social DNA engineering（社会基因工程），这两个词是同义的。
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
http://lkyspp.nus.edu.sg/news/po ... -a-resilience-lens/
Social Resilience Conference “Researching Social Resilience”, organised by the Centre of Excellence for National Security (CENS) of the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS). The conference, which took place in August, looked at recent research on social cohesion and resilience, and its policy implications.
The “vulnerability” approach is premised on the belief that Singapore is fragile, faces serious existential threats, and requires extensive government management and social engineering
to mitigate or avoid the risks the country faces. A “resilience” perspective emphasises the growth of diverse capabilities, skill sets and options in government. Adopting this latter perspective suggests that the country has more policy alternatives than the Government has tended to present