Polity

Polity Vol.10 No.1

Editorial The #GotaGoHome Protest Movement: Significance, Potential, and Challenges – Jayadeva Uyangoda Our Broken Nation Lies Before Us – From the Galle Face Aragala Bhoomiya “People Are Starting To See That We Were Right” – Two University Students interviewed by Hasini Lecamwasam “The Act of Protest is a Privilege” – Serika Siriwardhana interviewed by Treshan …

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Polity Vol.9 No.1 & 2

Editorial Polity Turns 30! ‘Executive Authoritarianism’ as Sri Lanka’s New Political Normal since COVID19* – Jayadeva Uyangoda US Withdrawal from Afghanistan and Its Impact on Sri Lankan Democracy – Pradeep Peiris Reflections from a State Quarantine Centre during COVID19: Militarisation of the Welfare State in Sri Lanka – Thavarasa Anukuvi Maligawatte, 2020 – Vivimarie VanderPoorten …

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Polity Vol.8 No.1 & 2

Editorial: Environment & Society in Sri Lanka, pp. 02 – 03 Crossing Borders: Sovereign Life and Sovereignty – Sivamohan Sumathy , pp. 04-07 Beyond Numbers: Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 Response, Politics and People – Ramya Kumar, pp. 8 – 13 April Theses with 2020 Vision – Quincy Saul , pp. 14-20 The Politics of Environmental Movements …

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Polity Vol.5 No.3 & 4 (Double Issue)

IT WAS ELECTION TIME  Jayadeva Uyangoda 03 FROM ‘POST-WAR’ TO POLITICAL SOLUTION  N.Shanmugaratnam 10 THE 2010 GENERAL ELECTION Pradeep Peiris 14 RECONFIGURING PATRONAGE POLITICS  Minna Thaheer 20 CULT OF CELEBRITY AND THE ELECTRONICS Maya 26 BOOK REVIEWS TURNING ETHNOGRAPHIC TABLES: THE POLITICS OF WARZONE WRITING Darini Rajasingham-Senanayake 28 AVATAR AS PARABLE Rohini Hensman 31 WHEN …

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