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The hybrid island : culture crossings and the invention of identity in Sri Lanka, edited by Neluka Silva

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The hybrid island : culture crossings and the invention of identity in Sri Lanka
Title
The hybrid island
Title remainder
culture crossings and the invention of identity in Sri Lanka
Statement of responsibility
edited by Neluka Silva
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Silva, Neluka
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  • Hybridity (Social sciences)
  • Group identity
  • Sinhalese (Sri Lankan people)
Label
The hybrid island : culture crossings and the invention of identity in Sri Lanka, edited by Neluka Silva
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Colombo : Social Scientists' Association, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-170) and index
Contents
  • Introduction: The Hybrid Island/
  • Neluka Silva
  • 1.
  • Where Have All the Vaddas Gone? Buddhism and Aboriginality in Sri Lanka/
  • Gananath Obeyesekere
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • What's in a Name? Aryans and Dravidians in the Making of Sri Lankan Identities/
  • Arjun Guneratne
  • p. 20
  • 3.
  • Identity on the Borderline: Modernity, New Ethnicities, and the Unmaking of Multiculturalism in Sri Lanka/
  • Darini Rajasingham-Senanayake
  • p. 41
  • 4.
  • From Hybridity to Authenticity: the Biography of a few Kandyan Things/
  • Nira Wickramasinghe
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Performance of Hybridity in the Visual Culture of the No Order Group of Sri Lanka/
  • Yolanda Foster
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Situating the Hybrid 'Other' in an Era of Conflict: Representations of the Burgher in Contemporary Writings in English/
  • Neluka Silva
  • p. 104
  • 7.
  • Kiribath: A Search for Good Luck and Common Ground/
  • Vikram Singh
  • p. 127
  • 8.
  • Baila Music: European Modernity, and Afro-Iberian Popular Music in Sri Lanka/
  • Anne Sheeran
  • p. 146
Control code
021297236
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 177 p.
Isbn
9781842772034
Lccn
2004271624
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The hybrid island : culture crossings and the invention of identity in Sri Lanka, edited by Neluka Silva
Publication
Note
Originally published: Colombo : Social Scientists' Association, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-170) and index
Contents
  • Introduction: The Hybrid Island/
  • Neluka Silva
  • 1.
  • Where Have All the Vaddas Gone? Buddhism and Aboriginality in Sri Lanka/
  • Gananath Obeyesekere
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • What's in a Name? Aryans and Dravidians in the Making of Sri Lankan Identities/
  • Arjun Guneratne
  • p. 20
  • 3.
  • Identity on the Borderline: Modernity, New Ethnicities, and the Unmaking of Multiculturalism in Sri Lanka/
  • Darini Rajasingham-Senanayake
  • p. 41
  • 4.
  • From Hybridity to Authenticity: the Biography of a few Kandyan Things/
  • Nira Wickramasinghe
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Performance of Hybridity in the Visual Culture of the No Order Group of Sri Lanka/
  • Yolanda Foster
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Situating the Hybrid 'Other' in an Era of Conflict: Representations of the Burgher in Contemporary Writings in English/
  • Neluka Silva
  • p. 104
  • 7.
  • Kiribath: A Search for Good Luck and Common Ground/
  • Vikram Singh
  • p. 127
  • 8.
  • Baila Music: European Modernity, and Afro-Iberian Popular Music in Sri Lanka/
  • Anne Sheeran
  • p. 146
Control code
021297236
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 177 p.
Isbn
9781842772034
Lccn
2004271624
Other physical details
ill.

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