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Buddhist extremists and Muslim minorities : religious conflict in contemporary Sri Lanka / edited by John Clifford Holt.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
vii, 242 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-230) and index.
Contents:
Introduction / John Clifford Holt -- Sinhala Buddhist nationalism and Muslim identity in Sri Lanka: one hundred years of conflict and coexistence / M.A. Nuhman -- Rethinking Muslim identity in Sri Lanka / Dennis B. McGilvray -- Refuge in the state: Buddhist monks and virtuous governmentality / Jonathan A. Young -- Configurations of Buddhist nationalism in modern Sri Lanka / Benjamin Schonthal -- Gossip, rumor, and propaganda in anti-Muslim campaigns of the Bodu Bala Sena / Kalinga Tudor Silva -- Adjudicating antiquity: the politics of historical confrontation at Devanagala, Sri Lanka / Philip Friedrich -- Stories in the aftermath of Aluthgama / Farzana Haniffa -- A religious syntax to recent communal violence in Sri Lanka / John Clifford Holt.
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ISBN:
  • 9780190624378 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 019062437X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780190624385 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0190624388 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • (updf)
  • (epub)
LCCN:
2016009998
OCLC:
948560703
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