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Militarizing Sri Lanka

Neloufer De Mel

Militarizing Sri Lanka

popular culture, memory and narrative in the armed conflict

by Neloufer De Mel

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National security -- Sri Lanka,
  • Nationalism and feminism -- Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka -- Politics and government -- 1978-,
  • Sri Lanka -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNeloufer de Mel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN670.8.Z9 C73 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23674908M
    ISBN 109780761936350
    LC Control Number2007045260

    Sri Lanka was once a ‘model democracy’ with a welfare state and social indicators that were the envy of the developing world. Hence, there was great optimism that life would return to normal, the barriers and check-points come down, tourists and foreign investments flow back, and the economy finally take off in an environment of peace and security once the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. Free Download Historic books of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) – PDF format. History of Ceylon from the earliest period to village folk tales of ceylon () Vol 3. The bungalow and the tent or a visit to Ceylon. tea producing companies of india and ceylon. Spolia zeylanica Vol 1 ().

      speaking peoples in Sri Lanka. It was recognized that one man’s terrorist may be another’s liberation fighter. After 9/11 with the global “war on terror’ there was far less international space and tolerance for the organization to maneuver and the government capitalized on this fact by renaming the conflict in Sri LankaAuthor: Darini Rajasingham Senanayake. "In the aftermath of the Easter Sunday bombings and the spectacular failure of governance at multiple levels there is a strong push towards re-militarizing Sri Lanka," Dr. Harshana said. Premadasa has also highlighted the issue of national security during his campaign, according to local media reports.

    The Rough Guide to Sri Lanka is the best one. It used to be a toss up between that one and Lonely Planet, but the Rough Guide is far better these days. It's very scathing about Hikkaduwa which I don't necessarily go along with, but apart from that, it is a truly excellent and comprehensive guide to the country, with good information, maps and far more besides. About Author: Neloufer de Mel is Professor of English at the Department of English, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Selvy Thiruchandran is Executive Director of the Women`s Education and Research Centre (WERC), Colombo. She is the editor of Nivedini (English and Tamil editions) a feminist journal published bi-annually by WERC.


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