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Internal Migration In Sri Lanka And Its Social Consequences

1st Edition

By Robert N. Kearney


144 pages

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This book probes features of internal migration in Sri Lanka and some of the social and political consequences of these population shifts. It examines the aspects of societal upheavals related to internal migration: unbalanced sex ratios, rising rates of suicide, and increased ethnic conflict. .

Table of Contents

1. Patterns of Internal Migration in Sri Lanka 2. Unbalanced Sex Ratios 3. Rising Suicide Rates 4. Ethnic Confrontation 5. Future Research and Policy Implications

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General