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Post-war dilemmas of Sri Lanka : democracy and reconciliation / S.I. Keethaponcalan.

Author/Creator:
Keethaponcalan, S. I., 1965- author.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2019.
Series:
Europa perspectives in transitional justice
Europa perspectives in transitional justice
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 170 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Sri Lanka -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2009 -- Peace.
Sri Lanka -- Politics and government -- 1978-.
Sri Lanka.
Democracy -- Sri Lanka.
Authoritarianism -- Sri Lanka.
Reconciliation -- Political aspects -- Sri Lanka.
Authoritarianism.
Democracy.
Peace.
Politics and government.
Reconciliation -- Political aspects.
Civil War (Sri Lanka : 1983-2009).
Form/Genre:
History.
Summary:
"By investigating Sri Lanka as a case study, this book examines whether democracy, compared to authoritarianism, is conducive to post-war reconciliation"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Theoretical overview
Ending the war: a zero-sum situation
Democracy: a struggle
Reconciliation: a distant dream
Sinhala vs. Muslim: the new frontier
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 142-162) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the John G. Hartman Memorial Library Fund.
Contributor:
John G. Hartman Memorial Library Fund.
Other format:
Online version: Keethaponcalan, S. I., 1965- author. Post-war dilemmas of Sri Lanka
ISBN:
9780367180331
0367180332
9780429059346
9780429602252
9780429607776
9780429596735
OCLC:
1088603422
Publisher Number:
99981133146
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