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Peace and conflict impact assessment in Sri Lanka a case study on communal tension and conflict prevention in Mawanella by W. S. Chandrasekara

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Published by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung in Colombo .
Written in English


  • Muslims -- Sri Lanka -- Mawanella.,
  • Communalism -- Sri Lanka -- Mawanella.,
  • Mawanella (Sri Lanka) -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Peace-building -- Sri Lanka -- Mawanella.

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Study with focus on the Muslim community in Mawanella, Sri Lanka.

Edition Notes

StatementW.S. Chandrasekara.
SeriesSLFI/FES research paper -- No. 5, FES publication -- 67
ContributionsSri Lanka Foundation Institute., Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (Sri Lanka)
LC ClassificationsDS489.25.M8 C49 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination40, [1] ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16237846M
ISBN 109556070451
LC Control Number2006542256

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