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Abiding by Sri Lanka

on peace, place, and postcoloniality

by Qadri Ismail

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnology -- Sri Lanka -- Philosophy,
    • Political violence -- Sri Lanka,
    • Sri Lanka -- Ethnic relations,
    • Sri Lanka -- Social conditions,
    • Sri Lanka -- Politics and government -- 1978-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementQadri Ismail.
      SeriesPublic worlds ;, v. 16
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS489.2 .I84 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3402732M
      ISBN 100816642540, 0816642559
      LC Control Number2005017713

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