June 6, 2015

The Other Victims of War: Emergence of Female Headed Households in Eastern Sri Lanka (Vol. II)

The book makes and attempt to capture both the structural and emotional disturbances that affect women and children during times of war. While undertaking a sociological inquiry into the lives of the women and children, inevitably it enters into a political focus. The role of the state or rather the complicity of the state in creating coercive patterns of governance, also becomes visible in the sideline.

Feminine Speech Transmissions: An Exploration in to the Lullabies of Women (2001)

This book is a study of the immensely rich verbal arts of lullabies and dirges that encompasses the socio-linguistic, ethnographic, anthropological and sociological aspects of Sri Lanka’s folklore.
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