Royal 'We', The: Sinhala Identity in the Dynastic State
Author Alan Strathern ISBN 9559102842 Publisher Social Scientists' Association, 2006 Pages 23 Size 15 x 22 x 0.2 cm, PB Weight 100 g. Our Price Rs. 125.00
This reviwe article explores the nature of the Sinhala identity in the Kandyan Kingdom through a critical reading of Michael Roberts' recent book, Sinhala Consciousness. It situates Roberts' work in the context of the heated intellectual debates on this subject and compares the treatment of these issues in Sri Lankan studies with recent scholarship on Southeast Asia..