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War vs. peace discourse

Selvarajah Senthan

War vs. peace discourse

the press and the peace process in Sri Lanka

by Selvarajah Senthan

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Published by Center for the Study of Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Colombo in Colombo .
Written in English


About the Edition

Includes contributed articles from various newspapers and journals on the peace process in Sri Lanka.

Edition Notes

Other titlesWar versus peace discourse
StatementSelvarajah Senthan.
ContributionsUniversity of Colombo. Centre for the Study of Human Rights.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22844632M
ISBN 109789558698105
LC Control Number2008319780
OCLC/WorldCa289096062

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Men want peace part of the time, and part of the time they want war. Or, if we may shift to the single individual, part of him wants peace and another part wants war, and it is upon the resolution of this inner struggle that our prospect of general peace depends, as MacArthur so.

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