ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Transformations in Sinhala Nationalism

This examination of the formations and transformations of the Sinhala national movement in Sri Lanka from the Buddhist revival in the mid-19th century to modern times focuses on the changes in the ideology and the varied political manifestations of Sinhala nationalism. It asks whether there is a way of understanding nations and nationalisms that does not reject the "desire for belongingness" as "fascism in disguise."

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