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|Title:||Ultranationalist Buddhist Rhetoric in Sri Lanka||Authors:||Nursheila Muez
Lin, Jessica Yeo Jia
|Keywords:||East Asia and Asia Pacific
|Issue Date:||2018||Source:||Muez, N., & Lin, J. Y. J. (2018). Ultranationalist Buddhist Rhetoric in Sri Lanka. (RSIS Commentaries, No. 048). RSIS Commentaries. Singapore: Nanyang Technological University.||Series/Report no.:||RSIS Commentaries, 048-18||Abstract:||Anti-Muslim sentiments in Sri Lanka can be attributed to the spread of ultranationalist Buddhist rhetoric propagated by Buddhist extremist groups which use Buddhism to justify their narrative. The ambivalent nature of religion allows it to be interpreted by its adherents both as a source of violence and a source of peace.||URI:||https://hdl.handle.net/10356/88327
|Rights:||Nanyang Technological University||Fulltext Permission:||open||Fulltext Availability:||With Fulltext|
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