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Warzone tourism in Sri Lanka : tales from darker places in paradise

Author: Sasanka Perera
Publisher: New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An ethnographic study on internal travel analysed through the perspectives of Sinhala tourists going from the South to the war-ravaged North.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Perera, Sasanka, 1962.
Warzone tourism in Sri Lanka.
Los Angeles : SAGE, 2016
xvii, 231 Seiten
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sasanka Perera
ISBN: 9789351509233 9351509230 9351509214 9789351509219
OCLC Number: 952109787
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Approach : places, landscapes, travels and discourses --
The Jaffna photo album : Sinhala warzone tourism in the time of a ceasefire --
Travels with the lion flag : Sinhala warzone tourism in an era of post-war triumphalism --
Photography and cartography in warzone tourism --
Tales from darker places in paradise : towards a logic of warzone travel.
Responsibility: Sasanka Perera.

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"[The book is] quite thought provoking as it gives lots of insights in the construction, deconstruction and reconstruction of national identity." -- Free Press Journal, November 6, 2016 `. . . Read more...

 
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