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People at work in Sri Lanka

Nance Lui Fyson

People at work in Sri Lanka

by Nance Lui Fyson

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Published by B.T. Batsford in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNance Lui Fyson.
SeriesPeople at work, People at work (B.T. Batsford Ltd.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/01993 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2105164M
ISBN 100713454792
LC Control Number88155936
OCLC/WorldCa17677166

THE BOAT PEOPLE by Sharon Bala was inspired by the arrival of the Ocean Lady and the MV Sun Sea on the coast of British Columbia in October and August , bearing together just over Tamil refugees from Sri Lanka. Although THE BOAT PEOPLE is a work of fiction, many of the circumstances depicted in both Sri Lanka and Canada are based 4/5.   Sexism, slander, hatred: Sri Lanka’s culture of online abuse circled in red, among a group of people. promising to increase content reviewers and work with government and civil society.

  ‘Sri Lanka in the Modern Age is a refreshing departure from historiography’s standard treatment of South Asia. By putting a people-centred politics of identity at its centre, the book offers a different take from those proffered by historians on the relationship between state-building and the violent defence of territorially-based. Sharika Thiranagama explores the intersection of political mobilization and domestic life. Her work focuses on highly fraught contexts of violence, inequality, and intense political mobilization, attempting to understand (rather than romanticize) patterns of sociality and how people actually live together, often in highly fractious and unequal ways, and, to situate these.

This is an A to Z guide to Sri Lanka. It is the first work of its kind in English and fills a gap in the reference literature on the island. It is a comprehensive encyclopedia, covering almost every aspect of the country. There are over 1, entries on the country's geography and history, places and people, parties and politics, races and religions, artists, academics, scientists and writers Reviews: 1.   I feel very connected to Sri Lanka even if I am not living there. I travel there regularly but the distance also helps me negotiate my imagination of the place. Because I am not writing reportage, not making a documentary, if a piece of fiction has to work, it has to work in this very strange way of persuading readers that it is : Paromita Chakrabarti.


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