Reflections on a changing society

by W. T. A. Leslie Fernando

Publisher: Samayawardhana in Colombo

Written in English
Published: Pages: 89 Downloads: 449
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  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.


  • Child sexual abuse -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Religion and culture -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Justice, Administration of -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Culture and law.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Social conditions.

About the Edition

With reference to Sri Lanka.

Edition Notes

StatementW.T.A. Leslie Fernando.
LC ClassificationsHN670.8.A8 F49 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 89 p. ;
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL503041M
ISBN 109555701008
LC Control Number98900041

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