A.Sivanandan 1923-2018, thoughts and writings.
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on November 4, 2022
A.Sivanandan was one of the most important and influential black thinkers in the UK, changing many of the orthodoxies on ‘race’, heading the Institute of Race Relations for almost forty years, founding the journal Race & Class, and writing the award-winning novel, When Memory Dies, on his native Sri Lanka. This website celebrates his life and […]
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Sri Lanka terrorism threats; get some academic facts
Posted by Andrew Dunn in Social Sciences and Humanities Librarians’ Blog on May 3, 2019
The recent terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka have left the world in shock. How common is terrorism in Sri Lanka? Global Terrorism Database Maintained by The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) enables you to trace and compare past incidents by country, type of attack and perpetuator. It covers 1970-2017 SATP […]
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