SV: SV: SV: Kinship systems

Raveen Satkurunathan tawady at YAHOO.COM
Thu Oct 12 18:17:21 UTC 2000

On Thu, 12 Oct 2000 18:53:06 +0100, V.C.Vijayaraghavan
>> The question is : are such institutions symbols of a separate ethnicity
>> not ? If they are, what does any of it have to do with the BJP ?
>Let us not get diverted into ethnicity of Muslims of Tamilnadu. I just gave
>the illustration of Muslims in Srilanka to show why a single language is no
>criterion of a single ethnicity

Communalisation of Muslims in Sri Lanka
An Historical Perspective
By F. Zackariya and N. Shanmugaratnam

available in the net at


Emerging ethnic consciousness in contemporary Muslim society
by Jezima Ismail
(not a book but a newspaper article archived at)


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