Confrontations in Sri Lanka

Sinhalese, LTTE & others

Publisher: Vijitha Yapa Publications in Colombo

Written in English
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StatementMichael Roberts.
The Physical Object
Pagination450 p.
Number of Pages450
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Open LibraryOL23835602M
LC Control Number2009310441

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Confrontations in Sri Lanka: Sinhalese, LTTE & others. [Michael Roberts] -- Essays written over the last 15 years. Sri Lanka has been a meeting point for many ideologies and ways of being. This has resulted in heterogeneity, syncretism and conflict. In drawing upon the practices of empirical research promoted by Western intellectual traditions, Michael Roberts demonstrates the strengths of these practices through his contextualised engagement with the pogroms of andas well as other incidents.

This chapter covers the twelve-month period from April during which major transformations occurred in the political configurations, both of the government of Sri Lanka with its dichotomous power arrangement as well as of the monolithic Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).

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